The Arizona Peer and Family Coalition wants you to know that you are NOT alone. Whether you call yourself an adolescent, teen, youth, or emerging adult we are all trying to navigate this world and our feelings. We hope that you will find the support and help you are looking for on this page. If you don’t find what you need or have comments please let us know.
OK2TALK is a community where teens and young adults struggling with mental health conditions can find a safe place to talk about what they’re experiencing by sharing their personal stories of recovery, tragedy, struggle or hope. Anyone can add their voice by sharing stories, poems, inspirational quotes, photos, videos, song lyrics and messages of support … Continue reading "OK2TALK OK to Talk"
Teen Challenge’s Springboard Home for Youth in Crisis is a 3-5-month residential shelter and intervention program for girls ages 12-17. Faith-based, qualifying care organization that helps young women recover from life-controlling substance abuse, defiant behavior, abuse, neglect, self-harm and other tragedies.
CASA stands for Court Appointed Special Advocates. CASA volunteers are everyday people appointed by a judge to speak up for abused and neglected children in court. CASA of Arizona and its volunteers have been advocating for abused and neglected children in Arizona for over 35 years and have served over 25,000 children.
ASAP is a 10-week Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) designed specifically for the treatment of substance use disorders in youth ages 12-18. Group therapy is the primary treatment modality. Group therapy has long proven the most effective technique with teen substance use. At ASAP the teens attend group therapy three nights per week for 10 weeks, … Continue reading "ASAP Adolescent Substance Abuse Program"
Offers a grant program to cover the cost of medical-related services and equipment for children (hearing aids, speech therapy, wheelchairs, etc.) not covered fully covered by the available commercial health benefit plan.
Children and adolescents who are emotionally and/or behaviorally challenged, diagnosed with autism, specialized educational needs, transitioning from care facility, in or out of foster care. Adults diagnosed with a serious mental illness and/or developmental disabilities or transitioning to independent living.
You’re not alone. We’re here to listen and help: 602-248-8336 (TEEN) or Statewide in Arizona 800-248-8336 (TEEN). Life Skills Development Training for teens interested in becoming Peer Counselors. Focus is on their mission: to end teen suicide, to provide a connection of hope to teens in crisis and to empower our youth to make healthy … Continue reading "Teen Lifeline 24-Hour Hotline"
Offering academic, vocational, and employment programs that help individuals discover their potential. Options designed to ensure success continuing education choices, work-based learning, leadership development, linkages to employers, and on-going, sustained support. Offers high school, GED, adult learning, and more.
The Center for Young Women’s Health (CYWH) is a partnership between the Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine and the Division of Gynecology, at Boston Children’s Hospital. The Center is an educational entity that is committed to providing teen girls and young women with carefully researched health information, educational programs, and conferences. The mission of our website is to help … Continue reading "Young Women’s Health Site"
Inclusion in this website should in no way be construed to constitute an endorsement of a practitioner, an agency, organization, or its service, nor should exclusion be construed to constitute disapproval. It is up to a person using these resources to determine if they offer something needed and whether or not they are appropriate for a particular situation.