Maine Youth Alliance Network – a free, yearlong program for kids in grades 8-11, focused on community change, leadership development and youth-adult partnership.
Reach & Rise ® Mentoring Program – Kennebec Valley YMCA
Heath & Safety
Maine Teen Suicide Prevention or call the Maine Crisis Hotline at 1-888-568-1112
Hopeline – an online chat service for people in crisis or considering suicide.
Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault – a confidential 24-hour toll-free sexual assault crisis and support line accessible from anywhere in Maine. Calls are automatically routed to the closest sexual assault support center.
Family Violence Project or call 1-877-890-7788 (anonymous & confidential).
National Runaway Safeline online chat or call 1-800-786-2929
Families in Transition: Housing for Teen Families or call 207-859-1542
Teen Health and Wellness – website provides middle and high school students with nonjudgmental, straightforward, curricular and self-help support, aligned to state, national, and provincial standards. Topics include diseases, drugs and alcohol, nutrition, mental health, suicide and bullying, green living, LGBTQ issues, and more.