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Mental Health Resources

Crisis Text Line Crisis Text Line in Ohio
https://www.crisistextline.org
Text 4hope to 741741 to be connected to a trained Crisis Counselor within 5 minutes. This service is free, confidential and available 24/7. Data usage while texting Crisis Text Line is free and the number will not appear on the phone bill with the mobile service carrier. It is available to all ages.
Miami University Miami University Center for School-Based Mental Health Programs and the Ohio Mental Health Network for School Success 
http://www.miamioh.edu/cas/academics/centers/csbmhp/index.html
NAMI National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
https://nami.org/Home
OACBHA OACBHA - County Behavioral Health Boards
https://www.oacbha.org/
Project Aware Ohio Department of Education, Project Aware Ohio: Advancing Wellness and Resilience in Education
https://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Student-Supports/Ohio-PBIS/Project-AWARE-Ohio
OhioMHAS Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services: Addiction and Mental Health Providers
https://mha.ohio.gov/get-help/find-a-provider/find-a-provider
Youth Mental Health First Aid Youth Mental Health First Aid
https://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/population-focused-modules/youth/
Youth Move Ohio Youth Move Ohio
https://youthmoveohio.com

 

Suicide Prevention Resources

Be Present Ohio Be Present Ohio
https://bepresentohio.org
Life Is Better With You Here Life is Better With You Here: Focus on Black/African American youth and teens struggling with their mental health
https://withyouhere.org
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Nationwide Children's Nationwide Children's Hospital: Signs of Suicide Prevention Program
https://www.nationwidechildrens.org/Document/Get/161657
OhioMHAS Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services: Public Awareness Campaign Inventory
https://mha.ohio.gov/community-partners/awareness-programs/public-awareness-programs/public-awareness-campaigns
OSPF Ohio Suicide Prevention Fundation (OSPF)
https://www.ohiospf.org
Sources of Strength Ohio Sources of Strength Ohio
https://www.sourcesofstrengthohio.org
Suicide Prevention

SuicidePrevention.Ohio.gov
https://suicideprevention.ohio.gov/Schools/Middle-and-High-School

Zero Suicide Zero Suicide
https://zerosuicide.edc.org

 

Substance Misuse Resources

Ohio Youth-Led Prevention Network Ohio Youth Led Prevention Network
https://preventionactionalliance.org/connect/ohio-youth-led-prevention-network/
Prevention Action Alliance Prevention Action Alliance
https://preventionactionalliance.org
Start Talking Start Talking!
https://starttalking.ohio.gov
UMADAOP Urban Minority Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Outreach Programs (UMADAOP)
https://mha.ohio.gov/get-help/prevention-services/urban-minority-outreach
Youth Move Ohio Youth Move Ohio
https://youthmoveohio.com

 

Tobacco and Vapor Use Resources (Ohio Tobacco Quit Line: 1-800-QUIT-NOW

American Lung Association American Lung Association
N-O-T: Not On Tobacco Teen Smoking and Vaping Cessation Program

https://www.lung.org/quit-smoking/helping-teens-quit/not-on-tobacco
CDC CDC - Quick Facts on the Risks of E-cigarettes for Kids, Teens, and Young Adults
Good general information as well as some useful graphics.

https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/e-cigarettes/Quick-Facts-on-the-Risks-of-E-cigarettes-for-Kids-Teens-and-Young-Adults.html
FDA/Scholastic FDA/Scholastic, "The Real Cost of Vaping"
(ELA, Math, Science/Technology/Health, and Social Studies for grades 6-12)

https://www.scholastic.com/youthvapingrisks/index.html
Know the Risks Know the Risks: E-Cigarettes and Young People (Surgeon General)
https://e-cigarettes.surgeongeneral.gov/default.htm
My Life My Quit My Life My Quit, Just for Teens
Text "Start My Quit" to 36072

https://oh.mylifemyquit.org/index
ODH Ohio Department of Health (ODH) Tobacco Free Schools website
https://odh.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/odh/know-our-programs/tobacco-use-prevention-and-cessation/prevention
SAMHSA SAMSHA Reducing Vaping Among Youths and Young Adults
Resource guide for youth vaping prevention

https://store.samhsa.gov/sites/default/files/SAMHSA_Digital_Download/PEP20-06-01-003_508.pdf
Smokefree.gov SmokeFree.gov (Smokefree TXT for Teens, QuitSTART App, Live online chat, Build my Vaping Quit Plan, SmokefreeUS on Instagram)
https://teen.smokefree.gov
Stanford Medicine Stanford Prevention Toolkit E-cigarette and Vaping Modules
https://med.stanford.edu/tobaccopreventiontoolkit/curriculum-decision-maker/by-module/E-Cigs.htm/
Truth Initiative Truth Initiative to help young people quit vaping - This is Quitting
Text "DITCHVAPE" to 88709

https://truthinitiative.org/thisisquitting
Truth Initiative Truth Initiative Vaping Dictionary
https://truthinitiative.org/sites/default/files/media/files/2020/06/Truth_Vaping_Lingo_Dictionary_FINAL.pdf
Truth Initiative Truth Initiative, "Vaping: Know the Truth"
https://truthinitiative.org/curriculum

 

Marijuana, Rx Misuse and Illegal Drug Use Resources

Prevention Action Alliance Prevention Action Alliance - Learn About Marijuana
https://preventionactionalliance.org/learn/about-marijuana
The G.A.P. Network The G.A.P. Network (Through Grief, Advocating for Prevention Network)
https://preventionactionalliance.org/connect/the-gap-network-2

 

Gambling Resources (Gambling Hotline: 1-800-589-9966)

Change the Game Change the Game
https://changethegameohio.org/our-mission
ORG Ohio for Responsible Gambling
https://org.ohio.gov
Problem Gambling Network of Ohio Problem Gambling Network of Ohio
https://pgnohio.org

 

School Climate Resources

National Center on Safe and Supportive Learning Environments National Center on Safe and Supportive Learning Environments
https://safesupportivelearning.ed.gov/school-climate-improvement
ODE ODE Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports Resources
https://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Student-Supports/PBIS-Resources
ODE ODE Trauma Informed Schools
https://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Student-Supports/PBIS-Resources/Trauma-Informed-Schools
ODE ODE Social and Emotional Learning Standards
https://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Learning-in-Ohio/Social-and-Emotional-Learning/Social-and-Emotional-Learning-Standards

 

School Safety Resources

Ohio School Safety Center Ohio School Safety Center
https://ohioschoolsafetycenter.ohio.gov
Ohio School Safety Center Ohio School Safety Center
Required Safety and Violence Prevention Training

https://ohioschoolsafetycenter.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/ossc/pre-k-12-schools/training/required-safety-and-violence-prevention-training
Ohio School Safety Center Ohio School Safety Center
Pre-K-12 Schools Information

https://ohioschoolsafetycenter.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/ossc/pre-k-12-schools
ODE Ohio Department of Education
Anti-Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Resources

https://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Student-Supports/Anti-Harassment-Intimidation-and-Bullying-Resource
ODE Ohio Department of Education
Safety and Violence Education Students (SAVE Students) Act

https://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Student-Supports/Safety-and-Violence-Education-Students-SAVE-Stude

 

Dating Violence Resources (State)

Ohio Sexual Violence Helpline Ohio Sexual Violence Helpline: 24/7 confidential support
https://www.ohiosexualviolencehelpline.com
Equitas Health EquitasHealth Buckeye Region Anti-Violence Organization (BRAVO) LGBTQ+ resource
1-866-862-7286 or text and advocate: 1-614-333-1907

https://equitashealth.com/programs/bravo
OAES Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence
https://oaesv.org
ODVN Ohio Domestic Violence Network
https://www.odvn.org
OHMAN Ohio Men's Action Network
https://ohman-ohio.org

 

Dating Violence Resources (National)

National Domestic Hotline National Domestic Violence Hotline
https://www.thehotline.org
Love is Respect Love is Respect
National Teen Dating Violence Hotline 1-866-331-9474
or text "LOVEIS" to 22522

https://www.loveisrespect.org
Polaris Polaris: Human Trafficking National Hotline 1-88-373-7888
https://polarisproject.org
RAINN RAINN: National Sexual Assault Hotline. 24/7. Confidential. 800-656-HOPE (4673)
https://rainn.org/get-help
Futures without violence Futures without Violence
Darkness to Light Darkness to Light - empowering adults to prevent child sexual abuse
https://www.d2l.org
Male Survivor Male Survivor (Men overcoming sexual trauma)
https://malesurvivor.org
PACES Connection PACEs Connection (Positive and Adverse Childhood Experiences)
https://www.pacesconnection.com
GLSEN GLSEN
https://www.glsen.org
The Trevor Project The Trevor Project
https://www.thetrevorproject.org

 

Additional Resources

GLSEN LGBTQ issues in K-12 education
https://www.glsen.org
NAMI Hispanic/Latinx
https://www.nami.org/Your-Journey/Identity-and-Cultural-Dimensions/Hispanic-Latinx
The Trevor Project Support for LGBTQ young people
https://thetrevorproject.org
  Ohio Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-OHIO-HELP    1-844-644-6435
  National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-4673
  National Dating Abuse Hotline: 1-800-331-9474
  Stopbullying.gov (national bullying resources)
  Childhelp.org (supports victims of child abuse and neglect)
  Loveisrespect.org (anonymous and confidential advice about dating and violence)