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As a teen, you or one of your friends may be faced with a difficult challenge at school, at home, or in your community. Find an adult you can trust for advice – or consider calling a hotline to get the answers to your questions and concerns. Here are some links to help you or your friend find support:

IPL TeenSpace – broad range of reliable sites on topics important to teens
Go Ask Alice – health information
Illinois School Violence Tipline – 1-800-477-0024 – help prevent violence in your school
National Runaway Switchboard – their 24-hour crisis line is 1-800-RUNAWAY
Teen Dating Violence – Important information from the Illinois Attorney General

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