DRIVING | INTERNET SAFETY | HEALTH | GIRL STUFFGLBTQ TEENS |
SMOKING, DRUGS AND ALCOHOL | DATING & RELATIONSHIPS

Diverse group of teensDRIVING

AAA’s Keys2Drive | AAA’s website for teen drivers helps parents and teens learn about their state’s driving laws and help prepare teens for the open road. Includes sample tests for the written exam.

Allstate’s Teen Driver  | From Allstate Insurance an interactive website to learn the rules of the road and safe driving practices.

Illinois State’s Teen Driver Safety  | The official site for the State of Illinois for all laws and documents that relate to teen drivers.

State Farm’s Better Teen Driving | From State Farm Insurance a website that gives teens tips and tool to become better drivers.

Teens in the Driver Seat | A website written by other teens to raise teen drivers' awareness of car crashes and how to avoid them.

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INTERNET SAFETY

NetSmartz Workshop for Teens and Kids  | These sites provide a more colorful and interactive approach for kids and teens to learn about Internet safety online. Animated games and stories teach the basics on Internet safety to kids. While on the teen site provide real life stories and comics to explain cyberbullying, social networking and knowing when too much online activities is too much.

ConnectSafely: Smart Socializing Starts Here | Major online communities like Facebook and MySpace support this site and it is a way for teens to learn about safety online. Tips for safety are included for social networking, video sharing sites and cell phone usage.

Wired Safety for Kids and Teens | Wired Safety is an online volunteer organization that is committed to being a “neighborhood cyber-watch”. This site offers age appropriate content for different age levels on online safety along with tips on how to protect yourself online. Kids and teens a review and recommend sites that they feel would appeal to others and that they consider “safe”.

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HEALTH

Go Ask Alice | Go Ask Alice! covers a wide range of health information for teens. Emotional health, nuturition and fitness, relationships and general health are all covered in a Q & A format asked by teens. Sponsered by Columbia University’s Health Service.

I Wanna Know  | Answers to your questions about teen sexual health and sexually transmitted disease prevention

MedlinePlus: Teens' Page  | Health information just for Teens by the National Institute of Health

Sex, Etc  | Get honest and accurate sexual health information from Rutgers University. Teens can find answers to their questions about sex and relationships, pregnancy, STDs, birth control, sexual orientation and more!

TeenHealth | TeensHealth was created for teens looking for honest, accurate information and advice about health, relationships, and growing up.

Teen Health FX | The goal of TeenHealthFX is to provide teens with an online resource for any and all of their questions regarding health, relationships, their body and their sexuality. The information and advice comes from health professionals Goryeb Children's Hospital.

TeenWire | Sexuality and Relationship info you can trust from Planned Parenthood®

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GIRL STUFF

Being Girl | Sponsored by Always, Being Girl offers advice on your period and also on general mind and body issues. For girls, by girls.

Girls’ Health | Health, fitness and wellness information for girls

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GLBTQ TEENS


Gay-Straight Alliance Network | Youth network that helps develop Gay Strait Alliance Clubs in School

GLSEN | Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network- helping students of any sexual orientation be a valued member of their school community.

The Trevor Project | For GLBTQ teens; 24/7 suicide prevention

AmbienteJoven | Information and community for Latino gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning (GLBTQ) youth.

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SMOKING, DRUGS AND ALCOHOL

Smokefree.gov | Resources to help you quit smoking

The Truth About Inhalants | This website provides important facts and information about inhalants from the United States Department of Health and Human Services and the National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information.

NIDA for Teens | The Science Behind Drug Abuse

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DATING & RELATIONSHIPS

Love is Respect | Is a website for teens and professionals working with teens that are facing date abuse. Get information on how define an abusive relationship, how to get out and how to cope. Also, helps friends and family help victims of dating abuse.

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