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Teens Helping Teens


Do you need help working something out? Do you want to talk to someone who understands, like another teen? We're here to help! Call (310) 855-HOPE or (800) TLC-TEEN (nationwide toll-free) from 6pm to 10pm PST.


Text "TEEN" to 839863 between 6:00pm-9:00pm PST to speak with one of our teens (Text STOP to opt out. Standard msg and data rates may apply - click here for terms and conditions).


TEEN LINE answers emails every evening. You can send us a question, and we will answer you as quickly as possible.

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You can ask other teens questions on our message boards. Read through the disscusions and login or register to join the conversation.

Teens Helping Teens. How Can You Help?


TEEN LINE is more than just a hotline. Our teens and adult volunteers gain invaluable knowledge in helping others, they work in a team-orientated environment, attend outreach opportunities, and they make a difference: in some cases even a life-saving one.

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Our Outreach program reaches over 38,000 people each year providing presentations on various topics pertinent to adolescence. Outreach services are tailored to fit any schedule or population. Schedule an outreach event today to help educate the community.

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What's Happening?


Every day in the United States an average of 3,040 teenagers, between grades 9-12 attempt suicide.* Suicide is the second leading cause of death for teens 13-18 years old. Nobody thinks this could happen in their family. Yet, teen suicide is happening more than we think. Being a teen today is hard. They are learning how to […]

Congratulations Jackson!

Teen Line would like to thank Jackson Gurvitz for running in the Santa Clarita Marathon on Sunday, November 4, 2018 and for holding a personal GoFundMe fundraiser that benefits Teen Line. This year was Jackson’s third time running in the marathon and second time to hold a fundraiser for Teen Line. In 2017, Jackson raised […]

Teen Line at Models of Pride 2018

On Saturday, October 20, 2018 Teen Line attended Models of Pride, the largest FREE conference for LGBTQ youth & allies, including parents & professionals at Cal State Los Angeles. The full-day event included an Opening Session, over 130 workshops, lunch, a resource fair, college fair, job fair, dinner, entertainment hour, and outdoor dance party. Models […]