The Crisis Clinic is a great resource for suicide prevention and mental health support.
Suicide Prevention Information
FAQ on suicide, symptoms of depression and suicidal danger signs, most common misconceptions about suicide, what students should do if a friend had depression, what hospitalization does for depressives and a recommended reading list.
Information on depression provided by the National Institute for Mental Health.
Collection of information on eating disorders by a non profit organization.
The National Institute of Mental Health gives a sketch of each known anxiety disorder and has a keyword search to help identify symptoms.
This site contains basic information about this organization which assists adults and teens with alcohol related concerns. It includes 20 questions designed to help teenagers decide whether or not Alateen is for them.
Search by area or volunteer opportunity types and categories.
United Way of King County
This is the best volunteer search engine we've found. You can search by zipcode, types of volunteer opportunities and ages that volunteers need to be.
Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center
Center in Woodinville that provides horse riding lessons for the disabled. Volunteers are constantly needed for caring for the horses and assisting with the lessons.
Youth Volunteer Corps
Local group volunteer opportunities for students in Jr. High and High School.
City Of Woodinville
Check out and sign up for upcoming volunteer opportunities.
Volunteer opportunities through the county.
City of Bothell
Find out how to help out around Bothell.
There are a variety of ways you can volunteer at YMCA.
There are a variety of ways you can volunteer at YWCA.
Hopelink serves homeless and low income families, children, seniors and people with disabilities.
Friends of Youth
A group of special places that provide an array of services for young people and their famalies in the areas of prevention, shelter care and housing, and treatment across King and Snohomish Counties in WA.
Find out about how to volunteer at the public library.
Educators For Fair Consideration
Empowering undocumented young people to achieve educational and career goals.
MALDEF - The Latino Voice for Civil Rights in America
Since MALDEF's founding, the civil rights orginization has supported the next generation of civil rights advocated for the Latino community. MALDEF currently offers: a Scholarship Resource Guide for high school, college, and graduate students; and a Law School Scholarship Program for law students.
National College Access Network
Builds, strengthens and empowers communities commited to college access and success so that all students, especially those underrepresented in postsecondary education, can achieve their educational dreams.
Tip Sheet for Undocumented Students
This tip sheet is designed to help with some pressing questions that undocumented students may have while contemplating whether or not they can enroll in school.
National Immigration Law Center
One of the leading orginizations in the U.S. exclusively dedicated to defending and advancing the rights of immigrants with low income. They also conduct trainings, publish education materials, and provide legal counsel and strategic advice to support and strengthen other groups' advocacy work.
Big Future College Board
A mission-driven organization that connects students to college success an oppurtunity. College Board was created to expand access to higher education and has helpful information for undocumented students wanting to apply for college.
National Conference of State Legislatures
The nation's most respected bipartisan organization provicing states support, ideas, connections and a strong voice on Capitol Hill. This orginization advocates and provides information and support for undocumented students' tuition and support.
CUNY Citizenship Now!
CUNY Citizenship Now! is the largest University-based legal assistance program in the nation. They provide free, high quality and confidential citizenship and immigration law services to all.
Northshore School District provides a one-day a week Prevention/Intervention Specialist in the secondary schools. This specialist is a certified chemical dependency counselor. The counselor provides a wide array of services including prevention education for students, staff and families, prevention clubs and activities and confidential counseling for students who may be affected by alcohol, tobacco or other drugs (directly or indirectly).
Students may participate in these activities by self, staff or parent referral. Although in Washington state minors ages 13 and older may access substance abuse services without parent permission we encourage students to involve their parents. Parents are essential partners in keeping children safe and healthy. Students who violate the school’s tobacco, alcohol and drug policies will be referred to the prevention/intervention specialist for follow-up.
To contact the Prevention/Intervention counselor, call the school's counseling office.