The Bridge for Youth
1111 W 22nd St, Minneapolis, MN, 55405-2705
Distance: 253 Miles
Crisis lines provide immediate support to help ensure a person's safety and help them take the next steps toward resolving a problem.
Crisis intervention hotlines/helplines are available through telephone, email, chat, text or other communication methods.
Phone line is staffed 24/7/365 to help youth, parents and family members sort through a difficult situation immediately or just to provide someone to talk with.
Crisis texting hotline, (612) 400-SAFE or (612) 400-7233, is staffed 24/7/365 by professional staff and volunteers, trained to deescalate crisis, provide emotional support, and connect youth and families with critical resources.
The texting hotline for teens and families provides a safe, anonymous way to communicate, 24-hours a day.
Youth 10 - 17 years old in crisis
Text (612) 400-SAFE or call (612) 377-8800 any time of day or night.
9:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday
Anoka, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, Ramsey, Scott, and Washington Counties
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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Programs that offer a telephone service that enables people who are troubled to talk confidentially about their personal problems with an empathetic listener. These programs are often staffed by volunteers who can offer referrals for ongoing treatment, if needed.
RP-1500.1400-700Runaway/Homeless Youth Helplines Definition
Programs that provide immediate assistance for children and youth who have run away from or have been pushed out of their homes or who are acting out and at risk of abuse. Included may be steps to ensure the youth's safety, information regarding the youth's rights and alternatives, and referrals for shelter, medical care, ongoing counseling or group support and other related services. Also included are programs that maintain a message relay system which allows runaways to contact their parents or other concerned individuals and receive messages from them. Helpline staff are generally available via telephone, email, chat and/or text.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
Individuals who are age 13 to 17.
YJ-0500.0500At Risk Youth Definition
Youth who, because of their economic, environmental or family situation, a health problem or disability or past behavior, are considered more likely than others to be affected by or become involved in child abuse or neglect, substance abuse, juvenile delinquency, gang behavior, adolescent pregnancy, truancy, unemployment and other problems which threaten their health, safety and/or personal development.
YV-3000.8000Homeless Youth Definition
Children or adolescents who have been abandoned by the adults responsible for their care or who have left their homes without notice or parental consent and who have no fixed place of residence.