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A free 24-hour crisis, support, and helpline for youth. YouthLine is a teen-to-teen youth crisis and support service provided by Lines for Life—a non-profit dedicated to preventing substance abuse and suicide. YouthLine operates a national helpline that provides crisis support and referrals via call, text, and chat. The YouthLine is answered by teen volunteers daily from 4 pm-10 pm PST (and by adults at all other times!). Translation services are available upon request.

Unemployment Insurance Hotline

The Department of Labor's toll-free call center can assist workers and employers with questions about job loss, layoffs, business closures, unemployment benefits and job training.

Oregon Tobacco Quit Line

The Quit Line is a telephone and web-based counseling service to help Oregonians quit using tobacco and nicotine products.

Oregon Law Center

424 NW 6th St., Suite 102 Grants Pass, OR 97526

The Grants Pass Office of OLC provides legal assistance to low-income residents of Josephine County.

National STD Hotline

Information about AIDS, HIV, and STDs from the Center for Disease Control.

Family Solutions

402 NW F St. Grants Pass, OR 97526

Compassionate care to children and youths with emotional and behavioral challenges. A comprehensive array of mental health services for children, adolescents, and families. Person-centered philosophy. Serving children in their home community, in the least-restricted setting, with a strong emphasis on family involvement throughout the treatment process.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA

Detecting and responding to new and emerging health threats. Tackling the biggest health problems causing death and disability for Americans. Putting science and advanced technology into action to prevent disease. Promoting healthy and safe behaviors, communities, and environment. Developing leaders and training the public health workforce, including disease detectives. Taking the health pulse of our nation.

Boys & Girls’ Aid

9320 SW Barbur Blvd., #200 Portland, OR 97219

Finding forever homes for the children in Oregon's foster care system. Helping to create adoption plans.

Trans Lifeline

Direct emotional and financial support to trans people in crisis. For the trans community, by the trans community.

The Trevor Project

24/7 crisis line for support of LGBTQ+ under age 25. Website with resources for LGBTQ+ youth.

Gamblers Anonymous

320 Ramsey Ave. Grants Pass, OR 97527

Problem gambling support group.

Runaway Toll-Free Hotline

3141B N. Lincoln Chicago, IL 60657

NRS serves as the national communication system for runaway and homeless youth. Available 24/7 through call, chat, or email.

National Human Trafficking Hotline

The National Human Trafficking Hotline connects victims and survivors of sex and labor trafficking with services and supports to get help and stay safe. The National Hotline also receives tips about potential situations of sex and labor trafficking and facilitates reporting that information to the appropriate authorities in certain cases. Trained Anti-Trafficking Hotline Advocates and supervisory staff provide assistance to victims in crisis through safety planning, emotional support and/or immediate connections to emergency services through our network of trained service provider and law enforcement partners.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, across the United States. The Lifeline is comprised of a national network of over 150 local crisis centers, combining custom local care and resources with national standards and best practices.

Dunn House Shelter

201 W Main St., #2B Medford, OR 97501

Provides safe refuge and support services for women, children, and men to escape from sexual or domestic violence. Food, clothing, and personal care items are provided. Referrals to community services and emotional support. Help with court advocacy, legal referrals, parenting support groups, and transportation.

Child Welfare Office

2101 NW Hawthorne St., Suite C Grants Pass, OR 97526

Information about foster care and adoption, child safety, runaway and homeless youth, and child care resources. Oregon Child Abuse reporting hotline.


6730 N. Scottsdale Rd., Suite 150 Scottsdale, AZ 85253

Helping victims of child abuse. Prevention, intervention, education, and aid.

Women’s Crisis Support Team

612 NW 5th St. Grants Pass, OR 97526

Helping survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Mitigating the physical, emotional, and societal damage caused by violence in the home.

Oregon AIDS/STD Hotline

800 NE Oregon St., Suite 1105 Portland, OR 97232

HIV case managers help with information and referrals, adherence to HIV medications, and coordination among your health care providers. Oregon-specific resources relating to HIV/AIDS and STIs. English and Spanish telephone referrals 6 days per week.

It Gets Better Project

7190 Sunset Blvd #504 Hollywood, CA 90046

LGBTQ+ youth support services. Connecting young LGBTQ+ people with the global LGBTQ+ community by providing access to an arsenal of uplifting and inspiring stories of hope, resilience, and determination. Cultivating a growing network of international affiliates that have embraced the It Gets Better Project's mission to support LGBTQ+ youth in their home countries. Engaging with young LGBTQ+ people both on and offline. Connecting LGBTQ+ youth to local community service providers that can provide on-the-ground assistance.

HIV Alliance–Eugene

Office: 1195A City View St. Eugene, OR 97402 ShelterCare: 499 W 4th Ave. Eugene, OR 97401 456 Hwy 99 Eugene, OR 97402

Harm Reduction. HIV treatment. Hepatitis C care. Free testing. PrEP/PEP education. Syringe services. Syringe exchange for hormone injectors. Free naloxone/narcan and education.