Health & Counseling

Referrals to local counselors, therapists, and healthcare providers are also available from your school counselor.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Provides crisis counseling and referral services.

www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org 1-800-273-8255

Youthline: A free and confidential 24-hour counseling and crisis resource for teens.

oregonyouthline.org 1-877-YOUTH-911 or text "teen2teen" to 839863

Love is Respect: A useful website about safe dating and healthy teen relationships. Includes videos, fact sheets, discussion ideas, referral resources, and other useful information on the topic of teen dating.

www.loveisrespect.org 1-866-331-9474 or text "loveis" to 77054

Teens Health: A useful website with all sorts of teen specific health information. If you have a question about all things health, this is a great resource to find answers!

kidshealth.org/teens

Clatsop Behavioral Healthcare: Provides mental health and drug and alcohol assessment, counseling, and crisis response services for adults, children and families. Accepts OHP, Medicare, and most private insurance. Also offers sliding scale for uninsured clients.

www.clatsopbh.org/ 503-325-5722 CRISIS: 503-325-5724

Hope House - Counseling: Provides individual, family, and group counseling, education, and advocacy. Offers sliding scale fees based on income and the number of people living in your home. Scholarship funds may also be available. Fees are determined on an individual basis during the first session.

503-325-6754 725 33rd Avenue, Astoria

Clatsop County Public Health: Provides immunizations, communicable disease control, HIV and sexually-transmitted disease testing and services, vital statistics, maternal and child health, WIC nutrition program, family planning, health education, and community outreach.

www.co.clatsop.or.us 503-325-8500 Suite 100, 820 Exchange Street, Astoria

Coastal Family Health Center: Provides comprehensive health care to all people in our service area regardless of their ability to pay. Also provides assistance enrolling in OHP.

www.coastalfhc.org 503-325-8315 Suite 304, 2158 Exchange Street, Astoria

The Harbor (Formerly the Women's Resource Center): Provides support and advocacy services, shelter, and crisis response for individuals and families that have experienced domestic violence, sexual assault, or other unsafe situations.

www.harbornw.org/ 503-325-3426 1359 Duane Street, Astoria CRISIS: 503-325-5735

NIDA for Teens: Get the facts on how drugs affect your body and brain and learn about the science behind addiction. Learn about ways to get help for yourself or your friends or things you can do to prevent drug abuse in your school and community.

teens.drugabuse.gov 1-800-662-HELP

DrugFree.org: Learn about different drugs, short and long term signs and risks associated with drug abuse, prevention and treatment programs, and ways to get help for yourself, a friend, or family member.

www.drugfree.org

Federal Resource Guide: Find links on a range of topics from employment and school to driving, safety, and health. Explore all sorts of useful information from this page.

www.usa.gov/Topics/Teens.shtml