Explore these local and national resources to learn more.
RU12: Safespace: Emotional support, referrals, and advocacy to LGBTQQ survivors of violence in Vermont
RAINN: Rape, Abuse and Incest Network: Lots of information and resources about sexual violence; 24/7 confidential online hotline
The MyStrength Campaign: Information for young men to take action to stop rape
Love is Respect: Lots of resources on healthy relationships and dating violence; limited chat and helpline access
Bursting the Bubble: Youth living with domestic violence and abuse; Interactive support for youth
Outright Vermont: Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth support in Vermont
Teen Line: Operated by teens for teens; live chat support
Amplify Your Voice: A national project for peer to peer education for teens about sexual health; features blogs, message boards and a rich online community, including special sections for GLBTG and young women of color.
Advocates for Youth: Advocates for Youth champions efforts to help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health. Advocates believes it can best serve the field by boldly advocating for a more positive and realistic approach to adolescent sexual health.
That’s Not Cool: Information for teens on textual harassment, how to communicate your boundaries and deal with pressure to send risky pictures or engage in other sexual activity.
National Domestic Violence Hotline: Helping a Parent in an Abusive Relationship offers tips and tools for youth when there is family violence, from self-care to safety planning.