Our community has many valuable resources available to families; as school counselors, we cannot always address every need of our student population, so this page is intended to help students and families find agencies that can assist them. Scroll to the bottom of this page for Crisis Services.
Homework Help offered by the Pima County Library*
Child and Family Resources - devoted to helping families raise healthy children - resources and referrals
Adolescent Community Resources - this list has several resources compiled by The University of Arizona's Health Sciences Center
Tu Nidito offers grief support for families coping with a family member's serious illness. Click here for current brochure
Southern Arizona Al-Anon/Alateen for support groups for friends and relatives of alcoholics
Sin Puertas Outpatient Services is an outpatient program for adolescents struggling with PTSD - please use link here for more information
Wingspan is southern Arizona's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community center, a charitable organization that serves Tucson and Southern Arizona
Tucson Urban League advocates for underserved Tucson residents, providing many programs and services
*There are tutoring agencies and private tutors available in the community; this page is reserved for resources that are often free of charge or available for a minimal fee or donation.
Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the United States, anytime, about any type of crisis. A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds, all from a secure online platform. Find out more about how it works at crisistextline.org.
Department of Child Safety (DCS) to report abuse and/or neglect of a child: 1-888-767-2445
SAMHC (Southern Arizona Mental Health Assoiciation) offers crisis behavioral health services. working closely with public behavioral health systems: 617-1608
For Suicide Prevention, Teen Lifeline can help, and click below for information about Warning Signs
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. By dialing 1-800-273-TALK (8255), the call is routed to the nearest crisis center in our national network of more than 150 crisis centers. The Lifeline’s national network of local crisis centers provides crisis counseling and mental health referrals day and night.
- The Trevor Lifeline is a 24/7 suicide hotline: 866-4-U-TREVOR (1-866-488-7386)
- TrevorChat: Online instant messaging available 7 days a week, 3 pm - 10 pm ET (12 pm -- 7 pm PT)
- TrevorText: Confidential and secure resource that provides live help for LGBTQ youth with a trained specialist, over text messages. Text TREVOR to 1-202-304-1200 (available 7 days a week, 3 pm - 10 pm ET, 12 pm -- 7 pm PT)
Veterans’ Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
SAMHSA Treatment Referral Hotline (Substance Abuse): 1-800-662-HELP (1-800-662-4357)
SACASA (Southern Arizona Against Sexual Assault) support and crisis services: 327-7273 or (800) 400-1001
National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)
Loveisrespect (National Dating Abuse Helpline): Call 1-866-331-9474 (TTY: 1-866-331-8453). Text LOVEIS to 22522 - you'll receive a response from a peer advocate prompting you for your question. Go ahead and text your comment or question and we will reply.
Community-Wide Crisis Line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 520-622-6000.