The Youth Connection Helplines provide 24/7 crisis intervention including mobile outreaches to home and/or community agencies to provide emotional support, referral information and linkage of services for children, youth and their families in the St. Louis County area. The program is a collaboration among Youth In Need, the St. Louis County Safe Place Network and Behavioral Health Response. The helplines have a Follow-Up program, where eligible callers will receive a follow-up call within 48 hours by a Follow-Up coordinator who continues to ensure safety, assist with referrals and/or continues to follow-up until crisis situation has been resolved or linkage to services has taken place.

 

St. Louis County Youth Connection Helpline | For St. Louis County residents 19 years and under or anyone concerned about these youth

CALL: (314) 628-2929 or Toll Free (877) 928-2929

*TEXT: 4HLP to 31658

WEB CHATwww.keepingkidsfirst.org/GetHelpNow

GO: To see a list of National Safe Place sites to go to, visit www.nationalsafeplace.org

The St. Louis County Youth Connection Helpline is funded through the Children’s Service Fund (CSF).

 

St. Louis City Youth Connection Helpline | For St. Louis City residents 18 years and under or anyone concerned about these youth

CALL: (314) 485-4635 or Toll Free (844) 336-2435

*TEXT: 2TALK to 31658

WEB CHAT: www.stlmhb.com

St. Louis City Youth Connection Helpline is funded through the St. Louis Mental Health Board.

 

St. Charles County Youth Connection Helpline | For St. Charles County residents 18 years and under or anyone concerned about these youth

CALL: (636) 642-0642 or Toll Free (855) 642-0642

*TEXT: BSAFE to 31658

WEB CHATwww.stcharlescountykids.org

GO: To see a list of National Safe Place sites to go to, visit www.nationalsafeplace.org

St. Charles County Youth Connection Helpline is funded through the Community and Children’s Resource Board of St. Charles County (CCRB).

 

Franklin County Youth Connection Helpline | For Franklin County residents 19 years and under or anyone concerned about these youth

CALL: Toll Free (844) 846-2501

*TEXT: 4CARE to 31658

WEB CHAT: www.franklincountykids.org

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