Thank you visiting Teen Moods. The site has been permanently closed. The staff and founders thank you for the continued support and comradery since 2001. Our journey was vibrant and pioneering, resulting in many people being helped through community efforts on this website.

There are now other potential communities acceptable for teens dealing with mood disorders, please find an unofficial list below. They are not endorsed or sponsored by Teen Moods, they are only provided as a convenience.

General Depression Information

Online Communities

Crisis Hotlines

If you or someone else is an immediate danger to themselves or others, please seek immediate professional help by calling 9-1-1 or your local emergency number. Otherwise, you may reach one of the following crisis hotlines:

United States

Boys and Girls Town
1-800-448-3000
Suicide, abuse, anger, depression, runaways. Spanish-speaking counselors and other translation services available.
 
TDD
1-800-448-1833
National Suicide Prevention Hotline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)
 
 
TDD
1-800-799-4TTY (4889)
 
Spanish
1-888-628-9454
Hopeline National Network
1-800-SUICIDE
 
Covenant House National Hotline
1-800-999-9999
 
 

Canada

Boys and Girls Town
1-800-448-3000
Suicide, abuse, anger, depression, runaways. Spanish-speaking counselors and other translation services available.
 
TDD
1-800-448-1833
Covenant House National Hotline
1-800-999-9999
 
 

United Kingdom

HopeLineUK
0800 068 41 41
Suicide, anger, general support, family support resources
0800 1111
All types of support including depression, school, bullying, drugs, pregnancy, sexual abuse, running away, crimes, etc.
 
Also Available: 1-on-1 Online Chat
Private chat with a counselor as an alternative to calling.
 
Also Available: Ask Sam

Send a message to Sam at ChildLine and he will answer your question/situation anonymously for others to see and learn from.

 
Also Available: Message Boards
A message board provided by ChildLine to share information and experiences with other young people.
0808 800 5000
A hotline for adults worried about children and teens.
Help and support for all aspects of family life.
 
1850 60 90 90 (Republic of Ireland)
 
Also Available:Email Support
 
 
 
Youth 2 Youth
020 8896 3675
Open Only: Monday and Thursday 6.30pm to 9.30pm

Emotional support helpline for young people 11-19 from people of the same age.
 

Australia

Lifeline Australia
13 11 14
 
Samaritans Crisis Line
08 9381 5555
 
 
Youth Line
08 9388 2500
 
Country Toll Free
1800 198 313