For Teens


For further information below are links to additional resources regarding various teen health related topics.

Crisis Services: 24/7 response

If you are in crisis and need to speak to someone right away (night or day). If you are feeling down, like you want to harm yourself or others, may have been a victim of sexual assault, partner violence or emotional concerns and you just don’t know what to do, they can provide you with support and guide you.


24 Hour Crisis Hotline
Buffalo & Erie County


24 Hour NYS Domestic & Sexual Violence Hotline


24 Hour Addiction Hotline
Buffalo and Erie County


Hope Buffalo -The Pledge for Healthy Teens

A referral guide for teens looking for services reproductive health, primary care, educational services, healthy relationship training, HIV/AIDS resources, Partner violence, mental health services, substance use services, vocational education and homeless/unstably housing.


Pride Center of WNY

200 South Elmwood Ave. Buffalo, NY 14201

Provides supports to LGBTQ in the WNY community. Services include education and screening related to sexual health. Additionally, they offer information related to sexually transmitted infection (STI) screening, free condom distribution, sexual health education, HIV prevention, other health issues and alcohol & drug use.