Resource Links

24-7 Line: A Network of Information and Support 
Depressed? Health concerns? Not getting along with family? Relationships? Let us be your connection to the help you need. If you're 8 to 18, you know you've got questions or problems.
There is someone to help you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Toll-free and strictly confidential for teens. Call 1-888-247-7717

Community Resources

Addiction Resource
Created to help people struggling with substance abuse and to provide support to their loved ones.

Better Business Bureau
State agency for investigating consumer complaints

U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services

Federal right-to-work laws and forms

Health Corps
A national nonprofit organization that gives teens tools to improve physical and mental health so they can learn to live more productive and happier lives. 

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Federal tax information and tax forms

Occupational Safety and Health Administration 

Federal agency administering employment-related safety regulations

Santa Clara County Health & Human Services
Free, non-emergency community, health, and disaster information in Santa Clara County

Santa Clara County Library
Links to county libraries and listing of job search sites for youth

Santa Clara County Office of Education
Information on what's happening in Santa Clara County schools

Scholarship Help
Information on how college funding works, the types of scholarships available, how to find them, and how to apply for them

School Districts
Information on the different school districts within Santa Clara County

Test Prep Resource
Free test-prep resource (standardized tests) for high school, college, and gradate levels

Work Permits
Work permits are offered through a student's high school or school district. This link redirects to the California Department of Education, which provides information and work permit forms for downloading.