Teen Support Services
(A Wise Project)
If you have questions about your dating/romantic relationship with someone, or if you are in an unhealthy or abusive relationship, you deserve support and resources to help you with your situation.
ANY ADULT can help you receive the appropriate guidance you may need. You are not alone; our school associates are here to help.
The following are adults in Forest Hills High School who are most often available to assist:
If you would like advice or help outside of school you can visit one of the websites present below. Each organization provides relationship support and advice. Disclaimer: Forest Hills High School does not officially endorse or support any of the organizations listed. This information is being given for informational purposes only.
Love is Respect: <loveisrespect.org>
Highly-trained peer advocates offer support, information and advocacy to young people who have questions or concerns about their dating relationships. We also provide information and support to concerned friends and family members, teachers, counselors, service providers and members of law enforcement. Free and confidential phone, live chat and texting services are available 24/7/365.
Click HERE to access Love is Respect
Break the Cycle: <http://www.breakthecycle.org/>
Break the Cycle is the leading national nonprofit organization providing comprehensive dating abuse programs exclusively to young people ages 12 to 24. Everyone has a right to a safe and healthy relationship, regardless of gender, ethnicity or sexual identity. We work every day to make that right a reality
Click HERE to access Break the Cycle
National Domestic Violence Hotline: <thehotline.org>
Operating around the clock, seven days a week, confidential and free of cost, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to enable victims to find safety and live lives free of abuse. Callers to The Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) can expect highly trained, experienced advocates to offer compassionate support, crisis intervention information and referral services in over 170 languages. Visitors to this site can find information about domestic violence, safety planning, and local resources.
Click HERE to access the National Domestic Violence Hotline
No More: <www.nomore.org>
NO MORE was conceived to amplify the power of the domestic violence and sexual assault movement using a unifying symbol to drive awareness and break down the barriers of stigma, silence and shame that keep people from talking about these issues and taking action to prevent them.
Click HERE to access No More
Youth.Gov is the U.S. government website that helps you create, maintain, and strengthen effective youth programs. Included are youth facts, funding information, and tools to help you assess community assets, generate maps of local and federal resources, search for evidence-based youth programs, and keep up-to-date on the latest, youth-related news
Click HERE to access Youth.gov