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Health, etc.

A source for well-being created by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Office on Women's Health (OWH) to help girls learn about health, growing up, and issues they may face.

IPL2 for Teens
Provides resources for teens on a variety of topics including: health, finances, answers to embarrassing questions, and more.

Teen Health Issues .org
Provides answers to tough questions for teens and parents on issues including: drugs & alcohol, bullying, internet safety, eating disorders, suicide, and more.
A safe, private place for teens who need honest, accurate information and advice about health, emotions, and life.

Mental Health

Teens’ Health
Site that offers accounts and advice about a wide range of mental, emotional, relational health topics, including body image, friendship, depression, cutting, anxiety and more.
Department of Health and Human Services resource that gives information about symptoms that may indicate a teen should reach out for help with mental health. 

National Alliance on Mental Illness
Site that provides general mental health information and includes helpful graphics that could be offered as teen handouts or posted in the library as part of a mental health themed display.

Crisis Text Line 
Service that allows teens to reach out by text message to receive help.

Moderated Tumblr that allows teens to have a safe space to share their personal stories and mental health challenges. It also offers a 24/7 helpline for teens in need.

Help & Saftey

National Child Abuse Hotline
National Dating Abuse Helpline
National Eating Disorders Association
National Runaway Switchboard

Religion & Spirituality

BBYO - Teens
A site that aspires to give Jewish teens meaningful experiences by involving them in identity enrichment and leadership development activities.

The Cauldron - Teens & Paganism FAQ
Supplies a printable PDF document with answers to frequently asked questions about Paganism.

EarthTides Pagan Network - Guide for Teen Pagans
A guide to Paganism for teens (includes questions, answers, and suggested resources).

Hindu Resources for Kids & Teens
Provides links to web resources about Hinduism, for teens.

Islamic Resources for Kids & Teens
Provides links to web resources about Islam, for teens.

Mahabodhi - Kids & Teens
Provides links to web resources about Buddhism, for teens.

U.B. David + I'll B. Jonathan Inc.
A non-denominational, non-profit, co-mission Christian organization offering a free Bible-based correspondence program for young people.

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