All library locations will be closed from Friday, December 23rd through Monday, December 26th for the Christmas holiday. We will reopen on Tuesday, December 27th.
|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