We apologize for the recent disruption of service, and are pleased to report that the power has been restored to the Main Library. All locations have resumed normal operations. We appreciate the community's support and patience over the past few days.
|Boss of Me||
From Youth Radio for teens by teens about dialing down the drama in teen relationships in these unique times (text messages, Facebook, Instagram, etc.).
|Love is Respect||
A website geared to preventing dating violence and helping its victims.
|TeenHealthFX: Relationships: Dating, Family & Friends||
Parent problems? Boyfriend or girlfriend issues? Is this relationship okay for me? Answers to these and other relationship questions are posted here.
|Planned Parenthood Teen Info||
Includes relationship and sexuality information. From Planned Parenthood, experts on sexual health since 1916.
Supporting Southeast Asian women and girls to empower themselves, with a focus on girls that are at-risk or being sexually exploited.
|A Safe Place: Domestic Violence Services||
Oakland's only comprehensive domestic violence program for battered women and children. (510) 986-8600 Provides victims with shelter and resources. Crisis Line: (510) 536-7233.
|Bay Area Women Against Rape (BAWAR)||
24 hour services and support for victims of sexual assault and their significant others. (510) 845-7273
Services in a safe environment for youth who have been impacted by prostitution and human trafficking.
470 27th Street, Oakland. (510) 251-2070 (office) or (510) 290-6097 (hotline).
|La Casa de las Madres - Teen Crisis Line||
Over-the-phone support and a drop-in center (1663 Mission St. #225 in San Francisco) free of charge, confidential, and available to all women, teens, and children in various languages, particularly English and Spanish. (877) 923-0700.
|Asian Women's Shelter - Crisis Line||
Help in multiple languages. Over-the-phone support, safety planning, access to AWS services, information and referrals. (877) 751-0880.
|Community United Against Violence - Safety Line||
Counseling and resources for people who have experienced or witnessed harassment, violence, abuse, threats, or trauma within LGBTQ communities. Drop-in hours available in San Francisco. (415) 333-HELP (4357).
|The Pacific Center||
LGBTQ safe space and support groups as well as leadership training and LGBTQ sensitive counseling.
2712 Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley, (510) 548-8283 x214
Serving domestic violence survivors in the Bay Area
Toll free 24-hour support line. Linea de apoyo gratuita 24-horas. (877) 384-3578