Looking for affordable health insurance for your kids? The Michigan Department of Community Health has a new website that offers information on free or low-cost health care, dental care and prescription assistance.
To qualify, children must:
•Be citizens of the U.S.
•Live in Michigan, even for a short time
•Be under 19 yrs. of age
•Have no health insurance
•Meet the income requirements
To get more info. visit: www.michigan.gov/healthcarehelp or Fill out an application online
Please call any of the following toll free numbers if you are looking for someone to talk to or make referrals to a local agency.
Boys Town Suicide an Crisis Line 1-800-448-3000
Covenant House Hotline 1-800-999-9999
National Youth Crisis Hotline 1-800-448-4663
Suicide Prevention 1-800-273-TALK
National Drug Information Treatment and Referral Hotline 1-800-662-HELP
National Cocaine Hotline 1-800-662-HELP
Teen On-line 1-310-855-HOPE
National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline 1-866-331-9474
National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE
CHILDHELP USA National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-4-ACHILD
CDC National Aids Hotline 1-800-342-AIDS
AIDS Hotline in Spanish 1-800-344-SIDA
AIDS Hotline for the Hearing Impaired 1-800-243-7889
CDC National STD Hotline 1-800-227-8922
National Child Safety Council Childwatch 1-800-222-1464
National Hotline for Missing and Exploited Children 1-800-843-5678
National Runaway Switchboard 1-800-621-4000
Child Find of America Hotline 1-800-I-AM-LOST
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Please visit http://www.theantidrug.com for additional resources, information and advice on helping your teen remain drug free.
Download the Parent Guide that covers:
This site has tons of helpful information about issues specific to teens. To visit this site click the following link http://www.kidshealth.org/teen/.
Visit http://www.freevibe.com/ for information on drugs and alcohol.