TEEN DATING & STUFF
Teen Voices - magazine written by, for and about teens and young adult women.
Everything you need to speak your mind, hang out, hook up . . . whatever.
First interactive diary community on the Internet. Read about the lives of thousands of real people, or get your own free online diary.
Beating the Odds
Stories feature low income, at-risk Bay Area kids who are overcoming tremendous obstacles. Some are growing up without parents, others are homeless, and some are raising siblings. All of them want to go to college.
Teen Health Center
Trying to be cool? Try this site for the inside info on all that stuff you think you are supposed to know, but don't and are too embarassed to ask about.
TeenGrowth is the Web site thousands of teens go for their health information.
Teens private place on the Internet to get information and news about teen sexuality, sexual health, and relationships.
GIRLS & SPORTS
Is the national public education campaign sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
GirlZone is a teen web site with a section dedicated to sports. Scholarship information, sports descriptions and features on female athletes.
Extreme sports opportunities and events for girls. Events in four categories: sky, sea, mountain and land.
Funky online community for girls with a stellar sports section. Games, a quiz and advice.
GIRLS! GIRLS! GIRLS!
Information on healthy eating habits and good nutrition; diaries excerpts of young, contemporary female role models and tips for maintaining one's one diary; interviews with famous adult women; and general information on sports and fitness. The site is also interactive in that it presents activities, games and puzzles; a forum for girls to submit their opinions on guided topics; and links to other sites.
The Girlsite Network
Girls on the Net who speak their minds, share their ideas and make lasting friendships. Technological access and training; opportunities for creative expression, and a forum for sharing.
Girls' Place, Inc.
Covers important current events, health issues, and cultural differences that impact teens. Also offers biographies of noteworthy teens. Founded by the National Museum of Women in the Arts and the American Bar Association Juvenile Justice Center among others.
Features eight entertaining and educational areas for girls: chick chat for communication between girls; girl galaxy in which female role models are presented; InventHer, about female inventors; sports; girls view on literature and news; a database and gateway to 300 reviewed and catergorized sites of interest to girls; game cafe featuring math and word games; bow-tique, an online store; and a "girl-powered" search engine.
A Girls' World
Provides weekly surveys on friendships, boys, family, "tough issues;" arts and crafts ideas; facts on animals and pets, sports, recipes, money matters, entertainment, and daily life; features submissions of diaries, journals, poetry and fiction of girls; advice columns; and lots of links.
A teen "webzine" with a teenage advisory board. "A unique site for young girls. It deals with a variety of aspects of life and living. There is fun, creativity, contests, regulated/monitored chats, fashion, books, health and cooking articles, travel and so much more presented in an imaginative style."--Anita Bhavnani/Manager, Random House, Inc.
Delves into the biology of and cultural beliefs about menstruation. Also provides answers to commonly asked questions, a bulletin board, and a forum for women and girls to tell of their own experiences.
Features the home pages of Chloe, an aspiring writer and her best friends: Laura, an athlete; Danielle, who likes to study and help others; and Julia, an artist.
The Red Spot
Written by teenage girls who visit the site - reviews of movies, music, books, websites, magazines, computer games, beauty and body care products, catalogs, and television programs.
Jack & Jill of America Online
Dedicates its resources to improving the quality of life, particularly African-American children and provides constructive educational, cultural, civic, recreational, social and service programs for children, and helps mothers learn more about their children. Activities.
Do Something is a nationwide network of young people who know they can make a difference in their communities and take action to change the world around them. As part of Do Something, young people are asked what they want to do to make things better and then given the resources and support to bring their unique vision to life
Inspiring all girls to be Bold, Smart and Strong!
The National Beta Club
The National Beta Club promotes character, develops leadership skills, encourages service involvement, recognizes achievement, and provides technological advantages to students in grades 5 to 12.
Kids Can Make A Difference
Anyone Can Be a Hero
Cyberathlete Professional League
The GIRLS FIRST! Series: Books for Younger Readers Adolescent Series from the Feminist Press
NCAA Nutrition and Performance: Info intended to "promote a healthy and safe environment for student-athletes regarding optimal nutrition, positive body image and peak performance by providing education and awareness."
Youth as Resources: provides grants to young people to design and carry out service projects that address social problems in the community.
Rainbows: A resource for teens who are grieving a
death, divorce or any other painful transition in their family.
Teen Outreach: portal built by teens for teens & parents, too
Channel One: Student Exchange - news for teens with pop smart, student showcase games and contest.
Teens Only - Range of Emotions
"Your teenage years can be like a bumpy ride. The cool thing about being a teenager is realizing that how you feel and how you act are two different things... "
Free Vibe: positive peer reinforcement and highlights the benefits of a drug-free lifestyle
Character Counts: the biggest character education program in the nation
Volunteering: provides opportunities to volunteer at non-profit organizations.
Al-anon / Alateen: for families and friends of alcoholics.
Contact USA : crisis intervention and telephone helpline for teens.
Social Host Liability : information about alcohol, parties, & the law.