Local Resources

Here is a list of resources available in the community by topic, or download the Resource Guide here.

Activities for Girls and Young Women

AIDS/HIV

Alcohol and Drugs

Bullying and Cyber-bullying

Depression and Suicide Prevention

Eating Disorders and Body Image

Education/Homework/Employment

Human Trafficking

Grief and Loss

Healthy Relationships and Safe Dating

Homelessness and Runaways

Mental Health

Rape Recovery, Sexual Violence and Domestic Violence

School Violence Prevention

Sexuality and Sexual Health

Stress and Anxiety

Teen Parenting

Teen Pregnancy

 

Activities for Girls and Young Women

Delores Barr Weaver Policy Center
904.598.0901
www.seethegirl.org

Girls Inc.
Girls Incorporated of Jacksonville
904.731.9933
www.girlsincjax.org

Girls on the Run Northeast Florida           
904.755.1770
www.gotrnefl.org

Girl Scouts     
904.388.4653
www.girlscouts-gateway.org

PACE Center for Girls
904-421-8585
www.pacecenter.org

Women’s Help Center          
904.398.5143
www.pregnancyjacksonville.com

 

AIDS and HIV

AIDSinfo
800-HIV-0440 (800-448-0440)
12 p.m. to 5 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday
http://www.aidsinfo.nih.gov

Florida AIDS Hotline
800-FLA-AIDS

JASMYN
Jacksonville Area Sexual Minority Youth Network
904-389-3857 OR 904-389-0089
http://jasmyn.org/

National AIDS Hotline
800-CDC-INFO (232-4636)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.cdc.gov/hiv//links.htm

Project Inform: National HIV/AIDS Treatment Hotline
800-822-7422 or 415-558-9051 in the San Francisco Bay Area
7 a.m. to 1 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday
http://www.projectinform.org

 

Alcohol and Drugs

Al-Anon/Alateen
888-425-2666
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday
http://www.al-anon.alateen.org/index.php

Crisis Call Center
800-273-8255 OR text ANSWER to 839863
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://crisiscallcenter.org/get-help-247/

The National Alcohol and Substance Abuse Information Center

800-784-6776
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.addictioncareoptions.com

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism

800-662-HELP (4357)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.niaaa.nih.gov

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

 

Bullying and Cyber-bullying

Crisis Call Center
800-273-8255 OR text ANSWER to 839863
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://crisiscallcenter.org/crisisservices.html

National Suicide Hotline
800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
800-442-HOPE (4673)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.hopeline.com

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
800-273-TALK (8255)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

The Trevor Lifeline (U.S. only)
866-4-U-TREVOR (488-7386)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thetrevorproject.org

 

Depression and Suicide Prevention

Depression and Bipolar Support
800-273-TALK (8255)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.dbsalliance.org

National Hopeline Network

800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
800-442-HOPE (4673)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.hopeline.com

Suicide Hotline Listings by State
http://www.suicidehotlines.com

Suicide Prevention Services Depression Hotline
630-482-9696
Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.spsamerica.org

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

 

Eating Disorders and Body Image

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Eating Disorders
630-577-1330
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday
http://www.anad.org

National Eating Disorders Association
800-931-2237
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday
http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

National Teen Emergency Hotline
1-800-448-3000
Got a problem, issue or concern? This hotline provides general teen help.

Something Fishy
1-866-690-7239
This toll-free number connects you to the Renfrew Center where someone can answer your questions or offer information on treatment option if you suffer from an eating disorder such as anorexia, bulimia or overeating

 

Education/Homework/Employment

Affordable Colleges Online
http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/

Clara White Mission
904-354-4162
www.clarawhitemission.org

College Board
866-630-9305
www.collegeboard.org

Florida Diagnostic & Learning Resources System
850-245-0478
www.fldoe.org/ese/parent

Florida Youth Challenge Academy
904-682-4033
www.floridayouthchallengeacademy.org

Homework Helpline
1-800-866-BIGY
4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Monday to Thursday

Hope Haven Children’s Clinic and Family Center
904-346-5100

PACE Center For Girls           
904.421.3380
www.pacecenter.org

Job Corps
1-800-733-JOBS(5627)
Do you want to learn more about free academic and career training? Are you between the ages of 16-24? Call this number to join Job Corps today!

Equal Opportunity Commission
1-800-669-4000
Find more information about local states and agencies working with the EEOC

 

Grief and Loss

Crisis Call Center
800-273-8255 OR text ANSWER to 839863
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://crisiscallcenter.org/crisisservices.html

National Hopeline Network
800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
800-442-HOPE (4673)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.hopeline.com

National Mental Health Association Hotline
800-273-TALK (8255)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.nmha.org

Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS)
800-959-TAPS (8277)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.taps.org

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

 

Healthy Relationships and Safe Dating

National Dating Abuse Helpline
1-800-799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233)

24-hour Spanish Language Sexual Assault Hotline
1-800-223-5001

24-hour National Sexual Assault Hotline
1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

Trevor Helpline – Youth Gender Orientation
(Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender)
1-800-850-8078

National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233) OR (1-800-787-3224 TTY)
http://www.thehotline.org/

 

Homelessness and Runaways

Boys Town National Hotline – serving all at-risk teens and children
800-448-3000
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.boystown.org/hotline

Crisis Call Center
800-273-8255 OR text ANSWER to 839863
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://crisiscallcenter.org/crisisservices.html

Covenant House Nineline
800-999-9999
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.covenanthouse.org

National Runaway Switchboard
800-RUNAWAY (786-2929)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.1800runaway.org

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

Youth Crisis Center
904.721.0002
www.youthcrisiscenter.org

Human Trafficking

Cyber Tipline
800-843-5678
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.cybertipline.com

National Human Trafficking Resource Center
1.888.373.7888
http://www.polarisproject.org/

Mental Health

Crisis Call Center
800-273-8255 OR text ANSWER to 839863
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://crisiscallcenter.org/crisisservices.html

National Hopeline Network
800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
800-442-HOPE (4673)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.hopeline.com

National Institute of Mental Health Information Center
866-615-6464
8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/site-info/contact-nimh.shtml

National Mental Health Association Hotline
800-273-TALK (8255)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.nmha.org

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

 

Rape Recovery, Sexual Violence, and Domestic Violence

Betty Griffin House
904-824-1555
http://www.bettygriffinhouse.org

Childhelp USA National Child Abuse Hotline
800-4-A-CHILD (422-4453)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.childhelpusa.org

Crisis Call Center
800-273-8255 OR text ANSWER to 839863
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://crisiscallcenter.org/crisisservices.html

Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence
800-500-1119 OR 850-425-2749
www.preventchildabusega.org

Hubbard House
904.354.3114 OR 800.500.1119
www.hubbardhouse.org

loveisrespect, National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline
(866) 331-9474
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.loveisrespect.org

Micah’s Place
904-225-9979 OR 1-800-500-1119
http://www.michasplace.org

National Domestic Violence Hotline
800-799-SAFE (7233)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.ndvh.org

Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network
800-656-HOPE (4673)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.rainn.org

Safe Horizon’s Rape, Sexual Assault & Incest Hotline
Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-621-HOPE (4673)
Crime Victims Hotline: 866-689-HELP (4357)
Rape, Sexual Assault & Incest Hotline: 212-227-3000
TDD phone number for all hotlines: 866-604-5350
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.safehorizon.org

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

Women’s Center of Jacksonville
904-722-3000
www.womenscenterofjax.org

Rape Recovery Team Hotline
904-721-7273

 

School Violence Prevention

Crisis Call Center
800-273-8255 OR text ANSWER to 839863
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://crisiscallcenter.org/crisisservices.html

National Center for Mental Health Promotion and Youth Violence Prevention
877-217-3595
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday
http://www.promoteprevent.org

SPEAK UP
866-SPEAK-UP (773-2587)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.cpyv.org

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

 

Sexuality and Sexual Health

American Social Health Association
919-361-8488
8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday
http://www.ashastd.org

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) INFO
800-CDC-INFO (232-4636)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.cdc.gov

Crisis Call Center
800-273-8255 OR text ANSWER to 839863
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://crisiscallcenter.org/crisisservices.html

GLBT National Youth Talkline
800-246-PRIDE (7743)
4 p.m. to 12 a.m. EST, Monday to Friday
12 p.m. to 5 p.m. EST, Saturday
http://www.glnh.org/talkline

The Gay and Lesbian National Hotline
1-888-THE-GLNH
Provides phone and e-mail peer counseling, as well as information about local and national resources.

JASMYN
904-389-3857 OR 904-389-0089
http://www.jasmyn.org

Planned Parenthood National Hotline
800-230-PLAN (7526) – for routing to local resources
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.plannedparenthood.org

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

 

Stress and Anxiety

Crisis Call Center
800-273-8255 OR text ANSWER to 839863
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://crisiscallcenter.org/crisisservices.html

National Institute of Mental Health Information Center
866-615-6464
8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml

National Mental Health Association Hotline
800-273-TALK (8255)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.nmha.org

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

 

 

Teen Parenting

Boys Town National Hotline – serving all at-risk teens and children
800-448-3000
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.parenting.org

Family Source Parent HelpLine
1-800-FLA-LOVE

Florida Department of Children and Families Abuse Report Hotline
1-800-96-ABUSE (1-800-962-2873) / TDD: 1-800-453-5145
FAX: 1-800-914-0004
Web: Florida Department of Children and Families

Postpartum Support International
800-944-4PPD (4773)
Calls returned within 24 hours
http://postpartum.net

 

Teen Pregnancy

American Pregnancy Helpline
866-942-6466
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thehelpline.org

Birthright International
800-550-4900
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.birthright.org

Crisis Call Center
800-273-8255 OR text ANSWER to 839863
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://crisiscallcenter.org/crisisservices.html

Planned Parenthood
800-230-PLAN (7526) – for routing to local resources
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.plannedparenthood.org

The Jacksonville Birthing Project
904.235.5835

Thursday’s Child National Youth Advocacy Hotline
800-USA-KIDS (800-872-5437)
24 hours a day, seven days a week
http://www.thursdayschild.org

Plan B One Step Emergency Contraception Hotline
1-800-330-1271

Child HELP USA
1-800-4-A-CHILD
Offers crisis intervention, information and referrals to emergency social and support services, resources and more.  Provides assistance in more than 140 languages.

Magnolia Project
904-723-5422
http://nefhealthystart.org/for-women/magnolia-project/

Depression after Delivery
1-800-944-4773
Provides information referrals and support for women suffering post-partum depression or depression during pregnancy.  Provides assistance in English and Spanish.

4Exhale
1-866-4EXHALE (1-866-439–4253)
A free, after-abortion talkline that provides emotional support, resources and information.
Additional resources for child care and mental health can be found with the Department of Children and Families

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