Phone: 1-800-I-AM-LOST (1-800-426-5678) National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Phone: 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678) Rape and Sexual Abuse Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network Phone: 1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673) Runaway and Homeless Youth National Runaway Safeline Phone: 1-800-RUNAWAY (1-800-786-2929) Suicide Prevention National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Phone: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255) TTY: 1-800-799-4TTY (1-800-799 4889) Back to Top The U. Office for Victims of Crime lists state agencies throughout the country that have established programs to help crime victims in the recovery process.These programs provide access to services, support, and information.We think of counselling as a conversation with someone who you can trust, who won't judge you, and who wants to help.Everyone—adults, teens, and even children—experiences stress at times.Feeling emotional and nervous or having trouble sleeping and eating can all be normal reactions to stress.
Reporting abuse or neglect can protect a child and get help for a family. Contact the Childhelp® National Child Abuse Hotline at 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453) to report suspected abuse.
Stress can be beneficial by helping people develop the skills they need to cope with and adapt to new and potentially threatening situations throughout life.
However, the beneficial aspects of stress diminish when it is severe enough to overwhelm a person’s ability to take care of themselves and family.
Parents and educators can take steps to provide stability and support that help young people feel better.
It is natural for children to worry, especially when scary or stressful events happen in their lives.