Teen Helpful Links

Local Stuff:

Cyber Drive IL:  Information on driving and drivers’ licenses.

Berwyn Park District and North Berwyn Park District

Weather Underground:  Find the weather and get bad-weather warnings.



Brainfuse: JobNow:  Resume Builder and online career resources.

Snag a Job:  Job listings and advice for Teens.

Career Builder:  Job listings and more.

Career Info Net:  Resources for Interviewing, Résumé-writing, job listings, and more.


Mind and Body:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255

Centers for Disease Control—Adolescent Health: Know what affects you!

Eating Disorders: Resources to help prevent, recognize, and treat eating disorders, including a free, confidential helpline.

It’s Your (sex) Life:  Honest answers to your questions about pregnancy, STDs/STIs, and more.

Medlineplus.gov:  Answers medical questions.

Mental Health Association of Greater Chicago:  Resources for getting any help you might need.

National Institute of Drug Abuse

RAINN:  Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network, the nation's largest anti-sexual assault organization.

Scarleteen:  Sex Ed for the real world.

Teen Health and Wellness:  "Real life, real answers" about physical and mental health, drug abuse, eating disorders, grief, sexuality, relationships, bullying, and even job skills!


Save the World:

BUNGALO:  The Berwyn United Neighborhood Gay and Lesbian Organization is a resource center for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, queer, and questioning adults and youth.

Earth 911:  Everything you ever wanted to know about recycling including: how to, what can be, and where to.

FreeKibble:  Answer trivia questions about dogs to donate food to animal shelters.

FreeKibbleKat:  Answer trivia questions about cats to donate food to animal shelters.

Free Rice:  Answer trivia questions to donate rice through the World Food Programme.

GLOBE:  Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment is an online, interactive science program.

If It Were My Home:  See how life compares in different parts of the world.

My Footprint:  The Ecological Footprint Quiz deduces how much land and ocean area is needed to sustain your life and lifestyle.

Mix It Up!:  Fight hate and promote tolerance - take on the challenge of identifying, questioning and crossing social boundaries.

Stop Bullying Now:  Learn how to stop bullying in your community/school.

Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program


Just Have Fun:

Anime News Network:  Daily news, columns, reviews and the most extensive anime & manga database on the internet.

Cut Out & Keep:  Crafting ideas and DIY

DeviantART:  The Internet’s largest forum for posting, searching, and sharing artwork.

Fierce Reads:  New books, author info, and more from MacMillan Teen.

Gamesgames:  Play free online games.

Goodreads:  The go-to place for book reviews and recommendations.

Instructables:  Step-by-step instructions on how to make just about anything.

Make Craft:  More great ideas here.

Manga here:  Read your favorite manga online! Hundreds of high-quality free manga for you, with a list being updated daily.

MoFunZone:  Play free online games.