“I can’t stop pulling my eyelashes out. Is there someone I can talk to?” – 15-year-old
All Hotlines are 24 hrs. unless otherwise indicated.
Additional hotlines: (310)-370-5902, (310)-379-3620, (562)-388-7652. Individual, group, family counseling & case management for victims of domestic violence and runaways ages 10-17, two week stay, substance abuse awareness, 12-step program, schooling, job search and placement. Outpatient facility with 6 beds. Parent consent required.
2116 Arlington Ave,
Los Angeles, CA 90018
24 hr. recorded listening
with all phone numbers
L.A. (English) 213-387-3158; M-F 9am-5pm call 818-760-7122.
L.A. (Spanish) 562-948-2190.
Meeting info only: (Toll free, English) 888-684-6444
12-step programs for teen relatives and friends of alcoholics.
Additional phone: English (800) 342-2437 and (800) 344-7432 Center for Disease Control; and TTY Hotline (800) 243-7889 Information and referrals for clinics nationwide. Also free publications on HIV, STD’s, etc. Learn about protection and treatment.
Crisis phone counseling, information, and referrals for all problems ages 12-24. Bilingual when available. Can connect without charge to parent/guardian or other agency. Message relay service. Chat and Email available too.
Sacramento, CA 95816
24-hour Crisis Hotline. Counseling services offered to children and teens who have been victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse. Rape Prevention and Domestic Violence Education is offered to high schools and other community organizations.
1102 Crenshaw Blvd,
Los Angeles, CA 90019
The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline is dedicated to the prevention of child abuse. Serving the U.S. and Canada, the hotline is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with professional crisis counselors who—through interpreters—provide assistance in over 170 languages. The hotline offers crisis intervention, information, and referrals to thousands of emergency, social service, and support resources. All calls are confidential.
4350 E Camelback Rd,
Phoenix, AZ 85018
7 days a week 24 hours
Toll Free National Hotline.
Shelter-home for runaway prostitutes, ages 11- 17. In-house school and independent living program for children involved with prostitution. Bilingual.
14530 Sylvan St,
Los Angeles, CA 91411
7days 24 hours
Child abuse Hotline, investigates neglect or abuse of children, provides reports and protective services, counseling, and community resources referrals.
10281 Kidd St,
Riverside, CA 92503
Founded in 1958, Didi Hirsch’s Suicide Prevention Center is the nation’s first and a model for suicide prevention centers across the globe. Their center helped over 100,000 people last year, saving lives throughout the nation and world. No other center offers such a comprehensive array of crisis services, therapy, support and training to such a large number of people. They also participate in leading edge research that is transforming the field and saving lives.
If you or someone you know is in crisis, call 800-273-8255.
Crisis and resource referral services. Specialize in family reunification of runaways and homeless adolescents ages 11-17. Counseling over the phone and online. Placement and long-term residential care. Bilingual.
Boys Town, NE 68010
Office phone: 323-467-8466.
Emergency shelter: 323-240-2253.
Foster care services: 323-703-7002.
Hotline for teens issues such as homelessness, bullying, violence, pregnancy, eating disorders, self-harm and depression. Services include 24/7 hotline, emergency shelters/ homeless youth housing, education & career development, mental health and wellness.
Los Angeles, CA
7 days a week 24 hrs
Administration # 916-227-3290 and 916-227-3244, Hours: 7:30am-4:30pm
Provides monthly “Missing Child” posters and quarterly bulletins. Deals mainly with parents of missing/runaway kids. Spanish, English, Cantonese, and Tagalog (on call). Hotline mainly for “sightings”. Online reporting available.
699 Prince St,
Alexandria, VA 22314
Free services. Hotline as well as online chat. Gives information about alcohol and drug dependency as well as treatment options.
Information and referrals to support services nationwide. Online resources for victims of crime and agencies who serve them. Advocates for victims’ rights.
2000 M St NW,
Washington, DC 20036
Crisis intervention and referrals for runaways, homeless and other teens, provides youth-parents reunification with conference calls and bus tickets; provides message service for parents and youth. 1-800-RUNAWAY – 24 hours and available in all languages.
3080 N Lincoln Ave,
Chicago, IL 60657
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Treatment and referral line for drug abuse/mental illness. Gives local referrals to callers. Spanish & English.
M-F 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
24 hour hotline: (213) 626-3393
Los Angeles County: (310) 392-8381
West San Gabriel Valley: (626) 793-3385
Counseling for dating violence, rape survivors, child abuse. Phone counseling and referrals. Self-defense classes and teen abuse prevention.
1015 Wilshire Blvd,
Los Angeles, CA 90017
M-F 9am-5pm (by appointment)
Information about rape and sexual abuse as well as referrals. Free and confidential. Connects caller to nearest service. Online hotline also available on their website.
1220 L St NW,
Washington, DC 20005
1250 16th St,
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Info & referrals for clinics nationwide & about safe sex and STI treatment. Also free publications on HIV, STD’s ,etc.
Also English: 800-342-2437 & 800-344-7432
Center for Disese Control & TTY Hotline: 800-243-7889
M-F 8am-8pm E.T
Los Angeles (310) 855-4673
Toll Free in the United States and Canada (800) 852-8336
Text TEEN to 839863, 6PM-9PM Pacific Standard Time
Teen Line provides a safe, confidential place to talk things out with another teen who can understand and will listen without judgment and provide helpful resources.
P.O. Box 48750,
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Crisis line for LGBT youth younger than 25 years old. National line with referrals in all areas.
Trevor LifeLine: 24 Hours
Text “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200 Thurs & Fri1pm-5pm. Standard Text Messaging rates apply.
Online Chat available 12pm-6pm everyday
Crisis line for LGBTQ youth younger than 25 years old. National line with referrals in all areas.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Sunday- Saturday 24 hours
Confidential non-crisis toll free line. Peer supporters provide referrals to services and organizations that are of interests, such as healthcare facilities both physical and mental, family planning, shelters, self-help, support groups and much more.
P.O. Box 91370,
Los Angeles, CA 90091
For sexual assault victims in San Fernando Valley and Santa Clarita Valley.
Will accompany to hospitals, police, or court.
Counseling available to victim, significant others, and family of rape and domestic abuse. Prevention, education, crisis, and intervention.
18111 Nordhoff St,
Los Angeles, CA 91330
Information regarding victims’ rights and what to expect while going through the court system. Confidential referrals for counseling. Spanish services available. FREE. Online chat available.
3200 5th Ave,
Sacramento, CA 95817