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    Resources for Alameda County

    This is a list of local resources for teens in Alameda County, California. Also, see our list of 24-hour crisis lines and hotlines if you need fast answers to some serious issues.

    HEALTH CARE AND COMMUNITY SERVICES [back to top]
    (510) 267-8000Alameda Public Health Department
    SMOKING, ALCOHOL AND ADDICTION [back to top]
    (510) 839-8900
    (24 hours)
    AA East Bay
    (510) 268-0600Cocaine Anonymous East Bay
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    (510) 957-8390Marijuana Anonymous East Bay
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    (510) 444-HOPE
    (510) 444-4673
    (24 hours)
    Narcotics Anonymous Alameda County
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    RAPE [back to top]
    (510) 845-7273
    (24 hours)
    Bay Area Women Against Rape
    Provides free in-person counseling to survivors of sexual assault and their significant others. Also offers accompaniment to police, court and hospital, a 24-hour hotline, support groups, and community education.
    GRIEF AND LOSS [back to top]
     Directory of San Francisco Bay Area Resources for Grief And Life-Threatening Illness
    ABUSE AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE [back to top]
    (925) 449-5842
    (24 hours)
    Tri-Valley Haven
    Counseling for survivors of rape, sexual assault, molestation, and domestic abuse. Also provides shelter to battered women and their children.
    (800) 947-8301Family Violence Law Center
    Legal support and crisis intervention services.
    PREGNANCY AND PARENTING [back to top]
     Cal-Learn Program: Teen Parenting
    Programs to help pregnant teens with housing, finances, health care, and education.
    TEEN PROGRAMS BY CITY [back to top]
    (510) 525-0576City of Albany
    Teen center and youth programs
    (510) 747-7400City of Alameda
    Teen programs and clubs
    (510) 981-6670City of Berkeley Young Adult Project
    Services and programs for teens and young adults.
    (510) 596-4300City of Emeryville
    Teen center and youth sports program
    (510) 494-4344City of Fremont
    Teen center, teen newspaper, teen service corps, teen dances, and more
    (510) 293-7048City of Hayward
    Teen advisory group, teens in action, Hayward youth commission, and more
    (510) 578-4620City of Newark
    Programs, sports, and activities for teens
     City of Oakland
    Programs, classes, and activities for youth
     City of Pleasanton
    Youth concerts, poetry workshops, and scholarships
    San Leandro Public Library
    Activities and special events for youth and teens
     Union City
    Teen centers, trips, and events
    ACTIVITIES, CLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONS [back to top]
    (510) 987-7449YMCA of the East Bay
    (510) 567-6886Alameda County 4-H
    Program information
    EMPLOYMENT [back to top]
    (510) 533-3447The Youth Employment Partnership, Inc.
    Employment training for Oakland youth
    (510) 667-7696Alameda County Independent Living Skills Program
    A program to help foster care youth in the transition to a successful independent living. Employment training and job referrals included.
    VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES [back to top]
     Bay Area Volunteer Information Center
    Check with your school counselor for more volunteering opportunities and activities in your area.


    Written By: Teens participating in the Summer Wellness Programs
    Reviewed By: Nancy Brown, Ph.D.
    Last Reviewed: October 2013

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