Local Teen Resources for Safety and Wellness
Albany County SAFE Project: Provides emergency shelter, support services, mental health services, and financial assistance to survivors of stalking and intimate partner, family, and sexual violence.
Monday thru Friday:
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
24 Hour Hotline: 1-800-230-3556
Laramie Youth Crisis Center: Temporary shelter, counseling, and crisis intervention for youths between the ages of 0 and 17.
Shelter care available 24/7.
24 Hour Hotline: 307-742-5936
STOP Violence Project: Provides support and resources for anyone who has experienced relationship violence and sexual assault. Located at the University of Wyoming. Part of Albany County SAFE Project.
Monday thru Friday:
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Laramie Reproductive Health: Provides reproductive and sexual healthcare, education, and counseling in a supportive environment.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Downtown Clinic: The Downtown Clinic provides comprehensive primary health care for low-income, uninsured residents of Albany County.
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.
4 p.m. - 8 p.m.
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Albany Community Health Clinic: The ACHC provides a full range of medical services for all residents of Albany County.
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday:
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Teen Online Resources for Safety and Wellness
Teen Line: A confidential hotline for teenagers through texting or talking.
Available every evening 7 p.m. - 11 p.m.
You Matter: A safe space for youth to discuss and share stories about mental health and wellness.
Ditch the Label: An anti-bullying charity dedicated to providing support and education.
Web Aware: Be Web Aware is a national, bilingual public education program on Internet safety (http://www.bewebaware.ca/english/default.html)
iSAFE Inc.: Safety education, and resources (http://xblock.isafe.org/)
National Youth Violence Prevention Resource Center: (1-866-723-3968 or go to http://safeyouth.org/scripts/index.asp)
Youth Suicide Prevention Program: (1-800-273-TALK or go to http://www.yspp.org/)
Teen Suicide: (http://www.teensuicide.us/)
Prescription Drug Information: @ DrugWatch.com (http://www.drugwatch.com/)
WiredSafety.org: WiredSafety, the world's largest Internet safety, help and education resource!
Online Resources for the College Bound
eduTrek: eduTrek is a great resource for the college bound teen. Provides financial as well as career path advice to get teens on the right path in their college education.