Turning Point understands the unique needs of teens that experience domestic and sexual violence. Teens who want to get involved and volunteer can join our Junior Council. Below you can find links to Teen Websites on various topics of interest.
- Dating and Domestic Violence
Love is Not Abuse: Facts, guidance and resources on abusive relationships
Love is Respect: National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline. Facts, and resources on abuse and a one-on-one online live chat with a crisis advocate.
Choose Respect: An initiative to help teens form healthy relationships to prevent dating abuse before it starts.
TEAR: Founded by teens with the mission to prevent dating abuse through education and offers information about abuse
- Sexual Assault
Rape Abuse and Incest National Network: Provides facts, statistics, information about how to get help, and how to help a friend,
National Center for Victims of Crime: Information on sexual assault, dating violence, sexual harassment, and stalking,
Project Respect: Provides facts, information on how to get help, help a friend, and speak out against sexual violence.
Youth Resource: Created by and for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (GLBTQ) youth and offers support, community, resources, and information about issues of concern to GLBTQ community
Men Can Stop Rape: Entire website devoted to guys and what they can do to stop rape
NOMSV (National Organization on Male Sexual Victimization): a non-profit dedicated to healing male survivors of sexual abuse
Support for Men: Information, support, and resources for male survivors of sexual abuse and their friends and family
- Other Valuable Websites
Self Injury: Information on self-injury.
Online Image Removal: Guide to removing stolen images. A nasty by-product of an unhealthy relationship, particularly a teen relationship, can be personal or explicit photos/videos. The focus of the guide is to provide practical advice for anyone facing this scenario. This site helps dozens of victims identify who hosts their images and to file DMCA takedown notices using their free tools.
Bubblemonkey: Anonymous and accurate information on drugs and getting help.
Scarleteen: Sexual health information for teens and young adults.
Affirmations: Our focus is on helping GLBTQ individuals find and develop community where they value and respect themselves and others.
Answers: Find answers to many of your health & sex questions.
Sex etc... Honest and accurate sex ed by teens, for teens.