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Teen Resources in Times of Crisis

Whether you are in an abusive situation, dealing with a rape, pregnant, depressed, questioning your sexuality, wondering if you have contracted a sexually transmitted disease, or searching for a safe haven, there are community resources to help you. Click on the first link for a list of free telephone help lines. The second link will give you a list of organizations and services in the Bay Area that exist to serve you.

Free Telephone Help Lines

First Call For Help: 1-800-464-3575. Information and referrals for services within Napa & Solano Counties.
Abuse Line: 1-800-4-A-CHILD or 1-800-422-4453. For help if you or a friend is being physically or sexually abused.
AIDS Hotline: 1-800-FOR-AIDS or 1-800-367-2437. Daily until 9 p.m. Sunday until 6 p.m.
Emergency Contraception Hotline: 1-800-NOT2LATE
Pregnant, Battered Teens Line: 1-800-693-2247.
Runaway Switchboard: 1-800-621-4000. Crisis counseling and help finding local services and finding a shelter, HIV or pregnancy testing, et cetera. 24 hours a day.
Sexual Health: 1-800-942-1054. For help in finding a clinic that will provide low cost, confidential services, such as birth control, pregnancy testing, or HIV/STD testing.
Sexual Orientation: 1-800-246-7743. To talk confidentially about homosexuality, bisexuality, or gender identity. In Spanish or English.
STD Hotline: 1-800-227-8922. Help finding a free or low cost clinic or getting confidential information about sexually transmitted diseases. 11 a.m. to 2 a.m., Monday through Friday.
Youth Crisis Hotline: 1-800-843-5200. Call in a crisis or emergency if you need someone to talk to. Staff is especially trained to help you if you or someone you know is feeling suicidal.

Teen Health Care Information

If you ARE a Kaiser Member:

  • Teen Clinic:707-651-1037 to make an appointment for general medical and confidential services including birth control and STD checks.
  • Gynecology Clinic: 707-651-1021 to make an appointment for birth control, pregnancy testing, or STD check. For female teens 18 and older.
  • Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program (CPSP): 707-651-2916 for a perinatal care appointment.
  • Teen Prenatal Program: 707-651-3354. Support group meets on Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
  • Teen Drug and Alcohol Program (CDS): 707-651-1050 for support groups and counseling. Vacaville, 707-453-5255.
  • Anger Management Program: 707-651-2312.
  • Social Services: 707-651-3388 for brief counseling appointments, pregnancy counseling, and information on community resources.
  • Eye Clinic: 707-651-1085 to make an appointment to have your eyes checked or if you think you need glasses.
  • Health Education: 707-651-2692 for books, pamphlets, videos, and other information on most health issues.
  • Teen Education Center located in Teen clinic.

If you are NOT a Kaiser member:

(These clinics will not see you if you are a Kaiser member.)

The following places provide two kinds of services which are free or based on your ability to pay: general medical services (for which you will need a parent/guardian to accompany you to your appointments if you are under 18) and confidential services (pregnancy testing, STD services, birth control, and abortion information). You do NOT need a parent/guardian to receive confidential services.

  • Planned Parenthood 707-643-4545
  • La Clinica Vallejo 707-556-8100
  • Solano County Health Department 707-553-5509

Local Services

Abuse: If you or a friend is being abused or neglected and needs shelter, call Child Protective Services 1-800-544-8696, twenty-four hours a day. If you are calling from West Contra Costa County you can also dial 510-374-3324 during business hours. Callers from Napa County should try 707-253-4261 during business hours.

Birth Control: See “sexual health” entry below.

Dental Care:

  • Solano County Dental Clinic (Fairfield) 707-435-2120. Smile & Style Dental Program 707-421-6671
  • La Clinica Dental 707-558-2000

Domestic Violence Program: 707-557-6600 or 707-425-3422

Drug and Alcohol Programs:

  • Alateen: 707-553-1037. Free support groups for teens who have a family member with a drinking problem
  • AA for Teens: 707-643-8217. Free 12-step program for teens with a drinking problem
  • Narcotics Anonymous (NA): 707-422-9234. (Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.) Free 12 step program for teens with a drug problem

Employment Opportunities/Job Training:

  • Solano County Private Industry Council: 707-864-3370 or 707-553-8894
  • Youth Employment Opportunity Program: 707-648-4024
  • Legal Services for Children: Call 415-863-3762 for information on legal rights for teens

Pregnancy/Prenatal Care:

  • Adolescent Family Life Program: 707-647-0470
  • Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program (CPSP): 707-651-2916

Rape Counseling: For free sexual assault counseling services

  • Bay Area Women Against Rape: 510-845-RAPE (7273)
  • Vallejo: 707-644-7273
  • Fairfield/Vacaville: 707-422-7273

Sexual Health: Planned Parenthood can help you with birth control, pregnancy testing, and HIV/STD testing. Call the local branch at 707-643-4545 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sexual Orientation:

  • Pacific Group for Human Growth: Located in Berkeley. Call 510-548-8283 for information about our drop-in groups, peer counseling, and other programs
  • LYFE:Based in San Francisco, Lyfe offers an array of support groups and mentoring services. 415-642-7240


  •  Child Protective Services: 1-800-544-8696. Call 24 hours a day for emergency shelter
  •  Christian Help Center (Teen Center): Located in Vallejo, 707-553-8192

Shelter for Pregnant/Battered Teens:

  • Solano Women’s Crisis Center: Located in Fairfield, 707-425-3422
  • SAFE (Sanctuary in Abused Family Emergencies): Vallejo, 707-647-0470, San Francisco, call collect 415-923-0785
  • Suicide & Crisis Hotline: Call 24 hours a day. Solano County, 707-643-2555. West Contra Costa County 510-827-2111

Support Services for Parenting Teens:

  • Clinic Haven: Fairfield, 707-425-5744
  • Cal Learn/AFLP Vallejo, 707-647-0470, Fairfield/Vacaville, 707-421-2750