Labor Day and Admission Day holiday closures: All library locations will be closed on Monday, September 7 and Wednesday, September 9. The Main Library and the Brookfield and Eastmont branches will be open on Tuesday, September 8; all other locations will be closed that day.
|Boss of Me||
From Youth Radio for teens by teens about dialing down the drama in teen relationships in these unique times (text messages, MySpace, 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.
|That's Not Love||
Online relationship assistance.
|A Safe Place: Domestic Violence Services||
Oakland's only comprehensive domestic violence program for battered women and children. (510) 986-8600
|Bay Area Women Against Rape (BAWAR)||
24 hour services and support for victims of sexual assault and their significant others. (510) 845-7273
|Brothers on the Rise||
Supporting young men to achieve individual success, develop healthy relationships and contribute to a more just and equitable society.
1470 Fruitvale Avenue, (510) 599-3582
Services in a safe environment for youth who have been impacted by prostitution and human trafficking.
470 27th Street, Oakland. (510) 564-4234 (office) or (510) 290-6450 (cell).
|La Case de las Madres - Teen Crisis Line||
Over-the-phone support and a drop-in center 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 too. (415) 333-HELP (4357).
|The Pacific Center||
Provides LGBTQ sensitive counseling, as well as LGBTQ support groups.
2712 Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley, (510) 548-8283.