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Social Emotional Resources
BULLYING PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION- LINKS AND INFORMATION
KEEPING YOUR CHILD SAFE IN A DIGITAL WORLD
OnGuard Online provides practical tips from the federal government and the technology community to help you protect your children online.
GetNetWise - A project of the Internet Education Foundation, the GetNetWise coalition provides internet users the resources to make informed decisions about their and their family's use of the Internet.
Common Sense Media is dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology. CSM empowers parents, teachers, and policymakers by providing unbiased information, trusted advice, and innovative tools to help them harness the power of media and technology as a positive force in all kids’ lives
Cyberbully411 is an effort to provide resources for youth who have questions about or have been targeted by online harassment.
Cyberbullying- Cyberbullying, whether it's done online or over a cell phone, can affect kids of any age. Find age appropriate guidelines, videos, advice, school resources, and articles to help with tough conversations; whether your kid a bully or is being bullied.
Internet Safety and Privacy- To help kids maximize the Internet's benefits, while minimizing the risks; this site offers the latest research, tips, and tools on what really keeps kids safe; and answers: Which privacy settings should you use? What are the ins and outs of parental controls? Get tips on everything from the basics, such as smart usernames, to the big stuff, such as appropriate sharing.
Facebook, Instagram, and Social Media Social media isn't simply a way of life for kids, it's life itself. To help them keep their online interactions safe, productive, and positive: this site offers the most up to date research and guidance on social media basics. Learn about the latest apps and websites, and get tips on talking to your kids about sharing, posting, and avoiding digital drama.
netsmartz- This resource, which is for parents and their children of all ages, teaches lessons addressing real-life "texting" and "online" issues. These real life stories can be viewed animated for ages 8-12, or short, real-life videos for ages 11-17. This is a perfect resource for students, as the issues they are faced with have been dealt with before by other young people who have navigated their way to solutions from which our children can learn.
SUICIDE, SELF HARM, AND ABUSE: INTERVENTION & PREVENTION
Suicide is the third leading cause of death for young peopleaged 15 to 24.
The Crisis Text Line will respond 24/7/365. They will help get you through it: If you need help, text LISTEN to 741741. Or call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Also available 24x7.
The Trevor Line (LCBTQ + Suicide Prevention) :1-866-488-7386
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and question (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24. If you are thinking about suicide or are feeling alone and need someone to talk to, please call the Trevor Lifeline at 1-866-488-7386 for immediate help. It's free, confidential, and available 24/7.
A statewide, toll-free, 24 hour, confidential Hotline available to teens and young adults ages 12-24 and/or any adults supporting youth. If you or someone you know is in crisis, don't hesitate to call 1-800-843-5200.
TEEN LINE- 1-310-855-HOPE(4673); or Text "TEEN to 839863
TEEN LINE is a confidential telephone helpline for teenage callers. It operates every evening from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm PST and is toll-free from anywhere in California. If you have a problem (i.e. abuse, AIDS, alcoholism, depression, divorce, drugs, gangs, homelessness, pregnancy, sexuality, violence, suicide) or just want to talk with another teen who understands, then this is the right place for you!
1-888-281-3000 (24 Hour Support Line) or 1-800-273-8255 (24 Hour Suicide Crisis Line)
Dedicated, extensively trained volunteers are available to parents, grandparents raising grandkids, and other caregivers who may be in crisis, seeking information or resources for their family, or just need someone to listen and provide encouragement when it's most needed.
TO REPORT KNOWN OR SUSPECTED CHILD ABUSE CALL:
Toll Free- 1-800-323-7711 or Local Calls- (530) 527-1911
The Child Abuse Hotline is available 24 hours a day, every day to receive reports and investigate suspected child abuse. Community members have an important role in protecting children from abuse and neglect. If you suspect that a child you know is being abused, neglected, or exploited (or you are the child living under these conditions) you can make a referral by calling one of the above numbers.
STUDENT HEALTH AND WELLNESS
KidsHealth.org KidsHealth provides families with perspective, advice, and comfort about a wide range of physical, emotional, and behavioral issues that affect children and teens.
Delaying That First Drink: A Parents' Guide Topics: Why do teens drink, and can we as parents give them information and support that may stop them?