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Alice and Olivia Shopping Event

On Sunday, December 10th 2017, the Alice & Olivia store of Beverly Hills, CA held a private shopping experience that benefited Teen Line.  From 3pm-5pm 20% of the proceeds from sales were generously donated to Teen Line and supported our mission to help teens in crisis worldwide. During the fabulous event shoppers were treated to […]

Didi Hirsch Alive & Running 5k Walk/Run for Suicide Prevention

Alive & Running is an uplifting, life-affirming event that remembers loved ones lost to suicide while raising funds and awareness for the Didi Hirsch Suicide Prevention Center. The first in the nation, the Didi Hirsch Suicide Prevention Center is a national and world leader in training, research and services for people who have thought about, […]

2017 Teen Line Call-A-Thon

On Saturday, September 16th 2017, Teen Line held it’s first ever Teen-led Call-a-Thon. In honor of National Suicide Prevention Week, we extended our hotline hours from 4 hours to 12 hours. Our teens  answered phone calls, texts and emails from teens around the world from 12pm – Midnight to help them with their struggles. This […]

Elaine’s 90th Birthday Wish

  CELEBRATING MY 90TH BIRTHDAY For many years I wanted to make an impact that would be long lasting.  When I graduated high school I thought I wanted a career as a diplomat but my education and interest in adolescent development ultimately led to helping to found the Teen Line.   As co-founder and its Executive […]

Teen Line Call-A-Thon

In honor of National Suicide Prevention Week, Teen Line presents our very first Teen led Call-A-Thon! Capping off the last day of #nspw we are extending our Hotline phone, text & email hours from 4 hours to 12 hours from 12pm -12am! This event is a Teen Led fundraiser creatively thought out and brought to […]

Teen Line Announces 2017 Luncheon Honorees

  2017 Teen Line Food for Thought Luncheon Honorees: Family Advocacy Award: Sarah Shindler Family Teen Hero Award: Naomi Perez Outstanding Listener Awards: Dylan Brenner & Natalie Musicant Advocacy Award: Elliot Snow Teen VOICE Awards: Tommy Attwood, Eshanika Chaudhary & Joy Flournoy Distinguished Service Awards: Molly Cody, Audrey Kotick, Laura Lopez, Claudia Montaner, Alexa Nourafchan, […]

TEEN LINE RECEIVES GRANT FROM THE S. MARK TAPER FOUNDATION

Teen Line, a teen-to-teen national hotline, is pleased to announce the S. Mark Taper Foundation has awarded a $25,000 grant to support the hotline, training and outreach programs. This grant will provide immediate, early intervention for teenagers who are facing a mental health crisis or who are just needing someone to talk to; training of […]

TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS Pt 17: Community Connections Continued – School Outreach

Dr. Leader shares her memories of the early days of Teen Line in a series we call… TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS By Elaine Leader, Ph.D., CGP, BCD, FAGPA One of the most important aspects of our program has been the development of relationships with schools and youth groups.  This began at our very beginning when I […]

Save the Date! 2017 Teen Line Luncheon

2017 Teen Line Food for Thought Luncheon Thursday, May 25th, 2017 *Legacy & Presenting Sponsor Opportunities with Recognition on the Invitation Available* International Ballroom – The Beverly Hilton 9876 Wilshire Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90210 Fabulous Boutique opens at 10:00 am Lunch promptly at 11:45 am (Luncheon concludes at approximately 1:30 pm) Honorees will be […]

#GivingTuesday

Teen Line’s hotline volume has risen dramatically and we are hearing from teens who are worried. We need to expand our services and are looking to double up our outreach services. Which is why we are participating in Giving Tuesday. Observed on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and […]

TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS Pt 16: Community Connections Continued- LBGTQ

In honor of our 35th Anniversary, Dr. Leader shares her memories of the early days of Teen Line in a series we like to call… TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS By Elaine Leader, Ph.D., CGP, BCD, FAGPA Chapter Sixteen: Community Connections Continued – LGBTQ Community One of our most important and rewarding connections has been with the […]

Alive & Running 5K Walk/Run 2016

Alive & Running 5K Walk/Run for Suicide Prevention Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States and the 2nd leading cause of death for ages 10-24. Over 40,000 Americans die by suicide every year. Didi Hirsch Suicide Prevention Center is the first in the nation to establish a 24-hour suicide prevention […]

TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS Pt 15: Community Connections Continued- VPC

In honor of our 35th Anniversary, Dr. Leader shares her memories of the early days of Teen Line in a series we like to call… TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS By Elaine Leader, Ph.D., CGP, BCD, FAGPA Chapter Fifteen: Community Connections Continued Another very important partnership for Teen Line is the Violence Prevention Coalition (VPC).  I feel […]

TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS Pt 14: Community Connections Continued- SPC

In honor of our 35th Anniversary, Dr. Leader shares her memories of the early days of Teen Line in a series we like to call… TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS By Elaine Leader, Ph.D., CGP, BCD, FAGPA Chapter Fourteen: Community Connections Continued As many of you probably know Teen Line has always been concerned with suicide prevention […]

Teen Line Tribute to Founder Dr. Elaine Leader

Elaine Leader always dreamt of making a difference in this world but never knew how. That dream became a reality with the birth of Teen Line in 1980. As its Executive Director until May, 2015, she helped the program develop into an amazing opportunity for teens to assist their peers through a hotline and community […]

TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS Pt 13: Community Connections Continued

In honor of our 35th Anniversary, Dr. Leader shares her memories of the early days of Teen Line in a series we like to call… TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS By Elaine Leader, Ph.D., CGP, BCD, FAGPA Chapter Thirteen: Community Connections Continued In my last chapter I wrote about how the loss of a teen to suicide […]

TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS Pt 12: Matthew Silverman Memorial Foundation (Community Connections Continued)

In honor of our 35th Anniversary, Dr. Leader shares her memories of the early days of Teen Line in a series we like to call… TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS By Elaine Leader, Ph.D., CGP, BCD, FAGPA Chapter Twelve:  Community Connections Continued In the last few chapters I have spoken about agencies in the community with whom Teen […]

TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS Pt 11: Suicide Prevention Network (Community Connections Continued)

In honor of our 35th Anniversary, Dr. Leader shares her memories of the early days of Teen Line in a series we like to call… TEEN LINE FOUNDATIONS By Elaine Leader, Ph.D., CGP, BCD, FAGPA Chapter Eleven:  Community Connections Continued In my last blog I mentioned several agencies with whom we have established close relationships over […]

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