Teen Resources


Crossroads is non-profit community based organization that provides a continuum of care for children, adolescents, and young adults who are experiencing emotional and behavioral challenges.

Call 440-358-7370      http://www.crossroads-lake.org/



2-1-1 is a free, confidential referral helpline and website that connects people from all communities and of all ages to the essential health and human services they need. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Call 211 or check out their website: 211    http://www.211.org/


Hopeline Suicide Prevention 

Hopeline Suicide Prevention is a suicide prevention helpline and website for young adults.

1-800-442-HOPE (1-800-442-4673)

For help in Spanish call 1-800-SUICIDA (1-800-442-4673)   http://www.hopeline.com/


The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) 

The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline. This nationwide partnership of more than 1,100 local sexual assault service providers offer victims of sexual assault free, confidential services around the clock.

They can also be contacted confidentially and securely online.   https://rainn.org/

Help and support for victims of rape and sexual abuse. Call 1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)


National Drug Information Treatment and Referral Hotline

National Drug Information Treatment and Referral Hotline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental health and/or substance use disorders. http://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline

Call 1-800-662-HELP (1-800-662-4357)


The Office of Adolescent Health (OAH)

The U. S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Adolescent Health: The Office of Adolescent Health (OAH) is dedicated to improving the health and well being of adolescents to enable them to become healthy, productive adults.   http://www.hhs.gov/ash/oah/


Anti-Bullying Resources:

National Bullying Prevention Center actively leads social change, so that bullying is no longer considered an accepted childhood rite of passage. This site provides innovative resources for students, parents, educators, and others, and recognizes bullying as a serious community issue that impacts education, physical and emotional health, and the safety and well-being of students. http://www.pacer.org/bullying/ StopBullying.gov provides information from various government agencies on what bullying is, what cyberbullying is, who is at risk, and how you can prevent and respond.    http://www.stopbullying.gov/


Driving Safety Information for Teens:

AAA has a full range of tools to help parents and teens throughout the whole learning-to-drive process. Keys2Drive provides parents an easy way to work with their teens through each step, from choosing a driver education program to deciding when solo driving is permitted.    http://teendriving.aaa.com/OH/


Driving Safety Information for Teens:

Practice tests for  your driver's permit.