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Health Care Resources for Youth
This section includes resources for youth which include: resources on cancer, handling healthy relationships, sexual and reproductive health, sexuality, and overall healthy lifestyles.
 
 
 

CANCERcare
CANCERcare connects youth with cancer with support groups, resources, and information.
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Cancer.Net
Here, teens can find information about cancer for teens that includes camps, websites, and educational scholarships.
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CDC
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention provides information to anyone about their sexuality and keeping healthy.
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CDC – Adolescent and School Health
The CDC promotes the health and wellness of children.
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Center for Wellness Promotion
UNC Charlotte provides resources and information to its students and others about healthy relationships.
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Epigee
Epigee is a website designed for girls to understand their reproductive health.
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Girls Health
The mission of girlshealth.gov, developed by the Office on Women's Health in the Department of Health and Human Services, is to promote healthy, positive behaviors in girls between the ages of 10 and 16. The site gives girls reliable, useful information on the health issues they will face as they become young women, and tips on handling relationships with family and friends, at school and at home.Elementary IconMiddle School IconHigh School Icon

Health Initiative for Youth
Health Initiatives for Youth is a multicultural organization whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of underserved young people through innovative youth leadership, popular education and advocacy, in pursuit of multi-level social change.
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Healthy Teen Network
Healthy Teen Network builds a network among professionals and organizations through education, advocacy, and networking to assist all adolescents in information about health and other life questions.
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iEmily
iEmily provides girls with respectful, in-depth information about physical health and emotional well-being. All articles, columns, and questions and answers are reviewed by prominent and highly credentialed physicians, psychologists, and educators.
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It’s Your (Sex) Life: Get Yourself Tested
The GYT campaign is a youthful, empowering social movement to reduce the spread of STDs among young people through information; open communication with partners, health care providers, and parents; and testing and treatment as needed.
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I Wanna Know
Iwannaknow.org offers information on sexual health for teens and young adults. This is where teens will find the facts, the support, and the resources to answer your questions, find referrals, and get access to in-depth information about sexual health, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), healthy relationships, and more.
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love is respect.org
Communication is key in relationships and loveisrespect.org creates opportunities for people of all ages to learn how to respect themselves and others in a relationship.
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Mesothelioma Group
The Mesothelioma Group's "Understanding Cancer" Guide provides information regarding identifying some signs and symptoms of cancer, different types of screening, what to do once diagnosis is confirmed, treatment, finding the right doctor, and much more. This guide also gives a list of charities that can help cancer patients and further resources.
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Planned Parenthood
Planned Parenthood is the nation’s leading sexual and reproductive health care provider and advocate.
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SparkPeople
At SparkPeople, the mission is to SPARK millions of PEOPLE to reach their goals and lead healthier lives. SparkPeople offers nutrition, health, and fitness tools, support, and resources that are 100% free.
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Sutter Health
Sutter Health provides teens with general healthcare resources and information.
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teenmentalhealth.org
Transitions is a mobile book that teens can use in their first year of college to help them make the transition to living on their own and understanding themselves through their mental and physical health.
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Teens Health
Teens Health is a safe, private place for teens who need honest, accurate information and advice about health, emotions, and life.
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Teen HealthFX
TeenHealthFX.com is an online resource for any and all questions regarding teen health, relationships, body image and sexuality.
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Teen Health Issues
Teen Health Issues provides a directory of contacts for issues ranging from alcohol and drugs to shoplifting.
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Teen Health and Wellness
The NEW Teen Health & Wellness: Real Life, Real Answers—the award-winning, critically acclaimed online resource—provides middle school and high school students with nonjudgmental, straightforward, standards-aligned, curricular and self-help support.
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Teen Ink
Teen Ink is a website full of magazines, website content, and books written by teens for teens. They also provide resources to teens, here are some regarding teen health.
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Teens Living with Cancer
This page is all about teens living with cancer and how to cope with that as well as fundraisers and news updates.
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Today is for Tomorrow
This website is centered on teen health and motivation. They aspire to keep teens on a healthy lifestyle track.
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Young Men’s Health
Youngmenshealthsite.org (YMH) is a website produced by the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at Children’s Hospital Boston. The purpose of the website is to provide carefully researched health information to teenage boys and young men.
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