The Tennessee Statewide Crisis Line, available 24 hours a day/365 days a year, is a resource for anyone experiencing a mental health crisis. All calls are routed to a trained crisis counselor in your area, who will provide you support and guidance, and work to connect you with appropriate community supports. This service is free! Call 855-CRISIS-1 (855-274-7471).
Teen dating violence is a serious issue and can involve physical violence, sexual violence, psychological aggression, and stalking. It is vital to know what warning signs to look out for, the consequences of teen dating violence, why teens stay in abusive relationships, and how much their peers influence them.
Learn more about Violence, Warning Signs, Consequences of Dating Violence and How to Get Help.
Teen Talk is a free iPhone app where teens can get support for whatever they may be dealing with from a trained teen. It is a safe, non-judgmental space where you can anonymously post your issue at any time and get support from a trained teen from 6:00 to 10:00PM Pacific time.
On Teen Talk, teens can talk about anything from anxiety, depression, relationships, family issues, school… whatever may be causing you stress or worry. Don’t bottle it up – reach out and talk to a Teen Talk peer!
Download Teen Talk to vent, share, and get support from a trained teen!
Tennessee cares about its teens and pre-teens. Here are some helpful links and resources for helping young people.
Insurance 101 for Teen Drivers is a free interactive presentation module that helps teen drivers get smart about insurance. The module and lesson plan empowers classroom educators, parents, and drivers’ education teachers to show and tell teen drivers how being an unsafe driver can hurt financially as well as physically.
There are many extracurricular opportunities available to Tennessee students and teachers, such as grants, scholarships, and experiences. Students can apply for these opportunities.
Find out about cars, licenses, tags, insurance and other helpful links. Take a sample drivers' test.