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A guide to realizing if

your child is at-risk, displaying 

self-destructive behaviors, and

needs your help and intervention.

 

 

 

Children Anger

Call Now!  1-866-620-1418

Learn more how Total Transformation, an at-home program for parents, can help your troubled or struggling teen and heal your family.

 

 

 

What are the possible causes of ADD/ADHD behavior?

 

Will being ADOPTED make adolescence  harder for my child?

 

How can I deal with the ANGER

 in our family?

 

Is my teen's BEHAVIOR just normal teenage rebellion?

 

What do parents and teachers need to know about BULLYING?

 

How do I find a THERAPIST for my teen?

 

What is EMOTIONAL ABUSE?

 

How can I help my OVERWEIGHT

daughter?

 

How do I find a good OUTDOOR PROGRAM for my teen?

 

Help!  My teen is a RUNAWAY

 

My teen is cutting.  What do I need to know about  SELF-INJURY?

 

What is 'normal' teen SEXUAL BEHAVIOR and what is cause for concern?

 

How can I help my teen adjust to our STEPFAMILY?

 

What are the signs of TEEN DRINKING and SUBSTANCE ABUSE?

 

 

A step-by-step program to help improve your child's focus and behavior at school and at home

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Family Help in OHIO

Programs & Services in Ohio

 

Ohio Information  -  Hotlines & Helplines

Programs & Services  -  Helping Resources in Ohio

 

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who have been sexually abused

 

 

 

Practical Help, Real Answers

for Adoptive & Foster Parents

The Adoptive & Foster Parent Guide: Help Your Child Heal From Trauma & Loss

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Hotlines & Helplines

 

Child Pornography Tipline

1-800-843-5678

 

ChildhelpUSA

Child Abuse Hotline

1-800-4-A-CHILD

1-800-422-4453

 

Cincinnati Drug & Poison Information Center

1-800-222-1222

513-636-5111

 

Cleveland Crisis Hotline

216-619-6192

 

Family Link Line

513-946-LINK

 

First Call for Help - Northwest Ohio

1-800-468-4357

 

National Domestic Violence/Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE
1-800-787-3224
TDD

 

National Hotlines and Helplines

 

National Runaway Switchboard

1-800-RUNAWAY

1-800-786-2929

 

National STD Hotline
1-800-227-8922

 

National Suicide Hotline

1-800-SUICIDE

1-800-784-2433

 

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline

1-866-331-9474

 

Ohio AIDS Hotline

1-800-332-2437

 

Ohio Suicide and Crisis Hotlines

 

Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network (RAINN)

1-800-656-HOPE

 

Teen Line

1-877-419-7233

 

 

SHELTERWOOD

Christian therapeutic boarding school

for teen boys and girls

1-800-584-5005

 

 

FUTURE MEN

Christian residential program

for young men, ages 16-20.

with year-round enrollment

417-546-4171

 

 

ACADEMY AT SISTERS

Therapeutic boarding school

for girls, ages 13-18

Watch the video!

1-800-910-0412

 

 

Programs & Services in Ohio

 

 

 

 

Bellefaire Jewish Children's Bureau

1-800-879-2522

216-932-2800

Serves children, youth, and their families through an array of child welfare, behavioral health and allied youth services, including residential treatment.  Visit Teen Behavior Problems.

 

The Center for Individual and Family Services

419-756-1717

Comprehensive outpatient mental health and drug and alcohol center in Mansfield.  Visit Drugs & Teen Substance Abuse.

 

Christian Children's Home of Ohio

330-345-7949

Residential care for children and teens.  Visit Free & Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

East Akron Community House

330-773-6838

Drug and alcohol outreach services, family programs, parent support groups, youth programs. Visit Alcohol & Teen Drinking.

 

Fernside: A Center for Grieving Children

513-841-1012

Serves grieving children and their families through telephone help, referrals, summer camp, and resource center.  Located in Cincinnati.  Visit Grief & Bereavement.

 

First Call for Help

1-800-468-4357

Resources in northwest Ohio and parts of Michigan and Indiana.  Visit Anger in Our Teens & in Ourselves.

 

First Link Directory Online

Helping programs, health care resources, self-help, and support groups available in Franklin County.  Visit Self-Help & Support Groups.

 

Free Clinic of Greater Cleveland

216-721-4010

Teen medical clinic, mental health services, substance abuse treatment, and HIV testing.  Visit Substance Abuse: Treatment & Recovery.

 

Franklin County Directory of Mental Health and Recovery Services

Visit Personality Disorders.

 

Harbor House Maternity Home

419-586-9029 Celina

Residential program for single, pregnant teens, ages 13-19, who live with house-parents in a Christian family setting providing love, discipline and counsel.  Visit Teen Sexual Behavior.

 

Helping Resources in Lakewood

Visit Parenting Teens.

 

Job Corps

1-800-733-5627

Free residential program for young men and women, ages 16-24, that empowers youth to take responsibility for their employability through the integration of vocational skills and academic achievement.  Visit Free & Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

Lutheran Homes Society Family and Youth Services

419-693-1520
Programs for seriously emotionally disturbed (SED), high-risk, multi-need, difficult-to-manage children and youth (ages 6-18) in least restrictive settings possible.  Visit Conduct Disorder.

 

Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio

419-243-9178

Services include mental health counseling, family life education, and support groups.  Visit Counseling & Therapy.

 

North Central Mental Health Services

614-227-6865

Counseling and community services in Columbus include family guidance programs and substance abuse treatment.  Visit Drugs & Teen Substance Abuse.

 

Ohio State Support Team for Special Education Services

440-885-2685

Information and special education support to school districts, community schools, early childhood centers, and families of children and youth with disabilities, ages 3-22.  Visit Special Education.

 

Parent Resource Directory for Greater Cleveland Area

Visit Parenting Teens.

 

Recovery Resources

216-431-4131

Drug and alcohol services, mental health services, counseling, support groups.  Locations in Cuyahoga and Lorain counties.  Visit Alcohol & Teen Drinking.

 

Teen Mother Choices

330-678-9020 Kent

Mentoring program, life skills workshops, financial assistance for child care while working or attending school, referrals to helping organizations.  Visit Parenting Teens.

 

United Methodist Children's Home

614-885-5020

Residential treatment, diagnostic assessment and psychiatric evaluation, case management, individual and group psychotherapy,  anger management, family therapy.  Visit Anger in Our Teens & in Ourselves.

 

Violet's Cupboard

330-375-2159  Akron

Support, education, and counseling for those with HIV/AIDS and their families.  Services include free, confidential HIV testing.  Visit Teen Sexual Behavior.

 

Focus Adolescent Services