Helpful Stuff

Volunteer opportunities

Where to look for volunteer opportunities

Financial

Feedthepig.org

Health and Safety

Hotlines

  • Community Crisis Center: 1-847-742-4057

  • GLBTQ: The Trevor Lifeline 1-866-488-7386

  • GLBTQ: The Trevor Project: www.thetrevorproject.org 

  • HIV/STD: 1-800-243-2437

  • Illinois Youth Hotline: 1-800-232-3798

  • National Runaway Switchboard: 1-800-786-2929

  • National Suicide Hotline: 1-800-784-2433

  • Protection and Direction: www.theteenproject.com/shelterlocator

  • Safe Haven Newborn Protection Act: www.saveabandonedbabies.org

  • Teen Dating Abuse Hotline: 1-866-331-9474

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