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Connect to local services including utility assistance, food, housing, child care, after school programs, crisis intervention and much more. You can jump right to their teen section here.
Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Find links to 18 agencies in CT that can help. Assistance available in English and Spanish.
Crisis Text Line Crisis Text Line
Text HOME to 741741 for 24/7 crisis support in the US.
Food Pantries Food Pantries
 Find food pantries in New Britain and nearby communities.
The National Domestic Violence Hotline The National Domestic Violence Hotline
24/7 online and phone support. No names, no fees, and no judgement. Just help.
National Council on Problem Gambling. Call, text, or chat for those seeking help for a gambling problem. Help is available 24/7 and is 100% confidential.
The National Eating Disorder Association. Support for individuals and families affected by eating disorders.
Pathways / Senderos Center Pathways / Senderos Center
The community-based program targets poverty-stricken youth and their families in New Britain for comprehensive, holistic services designed ultimately to prevent teen pregnancy.
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network. National Sexual Assault Hotline. Free. Confidential. 24/7. Support, information, advice and referrals online and by phone.
Sexual Health Information for Teens Sexual Health Information for Teens

Looking for info on sex, relationships, your body, and more? You’ve come to the right place.


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. A confidential, free, 24-hour-a-day, 365-day-a-year, service, in English and Spanish, for individuals & family members facing mental and/or substance use disorders. This service provides referrals to local treatment facilities and support groups.

Suicide Prevention Lifeline Suicide Prevention Lifeline

24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones.

The Trevor Project The Trevor Project
A national 24-hour, toll free, confidential suicide hotline for LGBTQIA+ youth.
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