Resources for Children and Youth

If you need help...

If you are a child or teen experiencing crisis, or if you know of a child or teen who is, please call:
  • In St. Charles County, call the St. Charles County Youth Connection Helpline at 636-642-0642.
  • In St. Louis County, call the St. Louis County Youth Connection Helpline at 314-628-2929.
  • In St. Louis City, call Youth In Need's 24-Hour Help Line at 636-946-3771.

Collect calls are accepted, and professional staff are on-hand 24/7 to help you with whatever issue you might be facing.


Use the links below to access information about helpful community resources. Youth In Need neither endorses nor verifies the accuracy of these resources. Please call or visit the websites for these organizations to best determine if they can meet your needs.

Support for former residents of Youth In Need's Transitional Living Program

If you have ever been enrolled in Youth In Need's Transitional Living Program (Group Home, Independent Living Program, Scattered Site Program or Supported Apartment Program), Youth In Need has an Aftercare Program designed to provide you with ongoing support.

For more information about the Aftercare Program, or to access support, call 314-604-9012 or find us on facebook at TLP Aftercare.