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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

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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

 

 

 

 

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Programs & Services in Oregon

 

Oregon Information  -  Hotlines & Helplines

Programs & Services  -  Helping Resources in Oregon

 

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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

 

Crime Victims Helpline

1-800-503-7983  Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm

 

Legal Information for Teenagers

Free legal information & advice to young people, ages 11-17

503-684-3763  Portland

1-800-452-7636

 

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 Suicide Hotline

1-800-SUICIDE

1-800-784-2433

 

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline

1-866-331-9474

 

Oregon AIDS Hotline

503-223-2437  Portland
1-800-777-2437

 

Oregon County Crisis Lines

 

Oregon Helpline

1-800-923-HELP

 

Oregon Missing Children Hotline

1-800-282-7155

 

Oregon SafeNet

Free and confidential helpline providing statewide information and referral services for community health, social, and mental health services, immediate care health services, pregnancy and reproductive health services

1-800-723-3638  Mon-Fri 9 am-8 pm

 

Oregon Suicide and Crisis Hotlines

 

Oregon Tobacco Quit Line

1-877-270-7867

 

Oregon Youth Hotline

1-800-995-7936

 

Oregon Youthline

1-877-553-TEEN

 

Poison Help

1-800-222-1222

 

Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network (RAINN)

1-800-656-HOPE

 

Report Animal Fighting in Oregon

503-229-5576  Portland area

503-378-4320  Salem area

1-877-877-9392  Toll-free in Oregon

 

Report Child Abuse in Oregon

1-800-854-3508

 

Special Education Helpline

1-888-891-6784  Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm

 

Washington County Helplines

 

 

 

ACADEMY AT SISTERS

Therapeutic boarding school

for girls, ages 13-18

Located in Oregon

1-800-910-0412

 

 

FUTURE MEN

Christian residential program

for young men, ages 16-20,

with year-round enrollment

417-546-4171

 

 

SHELTERWOOD

Christian therapeutic boarding school

for teen boys and girls,

with year-round enrollment

1-800-584-5005

 

 

BONNEVILLE CANYON RETREAT

Life skills learning centers

for young men & women, ages 17 and over

1-866-800-9517

 

Programs & Services in Oregon

 

 

 

Albertina Kerr Centers

503-239-8101

503-255-4205

Care, treatment, counseling, residential placement and education for children, adults, and families at risk or in crisis due to abuse, developmental disabilities, and/or mental health issues.  Located in Portland.  Visit Bipolar Disorder.

 

CascadeLink Community Health Resources for Clackamas, Clark, Multnomah and Washington Counties

503-988-5234

Visit Counseling & Therapy.

 

Catholic Charities of Oregon

503-231-4866  Portland

An umbrella agency to Catholic Community Services of the Mid-Willamette Valley and Central Coast, Catholic Community Services of Lane County and Catholic Charities of Southern Oregon that provide social services in their local areas.  Visit Parenting Teens.

 

Center for Family and Adolescent Research

503-243-1065  Portland

1-877-251-8183

Outpatient treatment center for drug-abusing teens and their families, offering free individual, family and group treatment.  In addition, the ASPEN Project helps parents whose drug-abusing teens (ages 15-20) are unwilling to enter treatment.  Visit Drugs & Teen Substance Abuse.

 

CHOICES of Oregon

541-343-7643  Eugene

Creating Healthy Options In Confronting Exploitive Sexuality is a community based treatment program for youth, ages 8-18, and adults with sexual behavior problems and disorders or histories of sexual victimization.  Visit Abuse: Sexual.

 

Committed Partners for Youth

503-731-8797  Portland

Community-wide network of concerned adults working with families and schools to help seriously at-risk 13 and 14-year-olds put their lives in order.  Visit Conduct Disorder.

 

Domestic Violence Services in Oregon

Visit Abuse.

 

Dual Diagnosis Anonymous of Oregon

503-737-4126

Peer support group based on the 12 Steps plus an additional 5 Steps that focus on Dual Diagnosis (mental illness and substance abuse).  Visit Self-Help & Support Groups.

 

Grandma's House of Central Oregon

541-383-3515  Bend

Safe, nurturing, and stable shelter to homeless and/or abused pregnant (whether choosing adoption or parenting), and parenting teen mothers between the ages of 12 to 19 years old and their babies.  Visit Free and Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

Health Departments in Oregon (By County)

Visit Family Health.

 

HIV Testing Sites in Oregon

Visit Teen Sexual Behavior: Issues & Concerns.

 

"I Have A Dream" Foundation of Oregon

503-287-7203

1-800-762-4920

Helps children from low-income communities in Oregon graduate from high school prepared for advanced study or rewarding employment by providing a long-term program of mentoring, tutoring, and enrichment with a partial college scholarship available to all Dreamers (students) that graduate from high school.  Visit Dropouts.

 

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 and Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

Juvenile Resource Guide for Washington County

503-222-5555

 

Lutheran Community Services

503-325-6754  Clatsop County

541-447-7441  Crook County

541-883-3471  Klamath County

503-231-7480  Portland area

503-924-2448  Washington County

503-472-4020  Yamhill County

Programs include substance abuse treatment & education, crisis intervention, mental health counseling, parenting education & support, teen pregnancy prevention, and violence prevention and counseling.  Visit Drugs & Teen Substance Abuse.

 

Northwest Youth Corps

541-349-5055  Eugene

Job training, alternative/outdoor education, employment, and youth development organization, offering residential and non-residential programs.  Visit Free & Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

Oregon Helps!

See if your family qualifies for these state programs and services for families and children.  Visit Parenting Teens.

 

Oregon National Guard Youth ChalleNGe

541-317-9623  Bend

A 17 1/2- month military-style intervention program for drug-free, unemployed and underemployed male and female teens, ages 16-18.  Visit Free & Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

Parrott Creek Child and Family Services

503-722-4110  Oregon City

Family and individual counseling, prevention programs, parenting education and support, and community programs.  Visit Parenting Teens.

 

SCAR-Jasper Mountain

541-747-1235

Residential programs for children who have experienced severe abuse and neglect.  Visit Attachment & Attachment Disorder.

 

YouthWorks Summer Explorations

541-349-5055  Eugene

Three-week summer program for youth, ages 11-15.  Visit Outdoor Programs & Summer Camps.

 

Focus Adolescent Services