Resources for Parents of Teens, and Tweens Too

Please reference our Adoptee & Foster Voices page for more resources.

Recommended Books & Articles

Teen-related Materials and Materials for Teens in ORPARC's library, including Teens & Adoption Information Packet developed by ORPARC

Resources for Parents

Resources for Teens

Hotlines for Teens

  • Alcohol & Substance Abuse: 1-800-784-6776
  • Childhelp USA: 1-800-422-4453 (1-800-42A-CHILD)
  • LGBTQ crisis & suicide line: 1-866-488-7386 (1-800-48U-TREVOR)
  • LGBTQ National Youth Talkline: 1-800-347-8336 (1-800-347-TEEN)
  • Planned Parenthood: 1-800-230-7526
  • Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network (RAINN): 1-800-656-4673 (1-800-656-HOPE)
  • Runaway: 1-800-786-2929 (1-800-RUNAWAY)
  • STI & HIV Hotline (CDC): 1-800-232-4636 (1-800-CDC-INFO)
  • Suicide: 1-800-784-2433 (1-800-SUICIDE)
  • Teen Dating Abuse Helpline: 1-866-331-9474, 1-866-331-8453 TTY
  • YouthLine: 877-968-8491

Videos & Podcasts