Below are several organizations that offer information and referrals for girls facing a variety of situations.
Crisis Text Line
Text "GIRL" to 741-741. Free, confidential, and available 24/7. Serves young people by providing help through text.
Mental Health Resource Guide
A comprehensive guide to maintaining good mental health and identifying mental health issues, with links to a mental health assessment as well as state and national resources.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
24-hour, toll-free, completely confidential prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. Your call will be routed to the nearest crisis center in a national network of more than 150 crisis centers. Additionally, the Lifeline’s national network of local crisis centers provides crisis counseling and mental health referrals day and night.
National Runaway Safeline
The National Runaway Safeline gives individuals access to nearly 10,000 resources across the country: support groups, counseling and drug treatment centers, runaway shelters, and homeless housing, as well as other assistance with legal issues and medical concerns.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
If you or someone you know is in a domestic violence situation, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides crisis intervention, safety planning, informational resources, and healthcare referrals to agencies in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. English and Spanish language assistance available as are interpreter services fluent in more than 170 languages.
The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline helps to stop and prevent child abuse. Childhelp reaches United States, its territories, and Canada; 24-hours a day, 7 days a week, completely confidential and calls are kept anonymous. The Hotline offers crisis intervention, information, literature, and referrals to thousands of emergency, social service, and support resources. Professional crisis counselors work with interpreters to provide assistance in more than 170 languages.
Facing a problem? Just need another teen to talk with who get’s it? You’re never alone. This is the right place for you.
For a more comprehensive list of resources, visit: http://www.womenshealth.gov/mental-health/hotlines/.