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Girl-to-Girl Resources for Exploring Your Potential

  • Community volunteer opportunities: helping.org
  • Social action and service projects: teaching.com/act
  • Activism for the ethical treatment of animals: peta-online.org
  • Help fight racism with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People: naacp.org
  • Volunteer in wilderness management crews, plus have an outdoor adventure with the student conservation association: thesca.org


Body Image

  • National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance: naafa.org
  • Teen Voices: The Magazine By, For, and About Teenage and Young Adult Women: TeenVoices.com


  • Nutrition advice - American Dietetic Association: eatright.org
  • Eating disorders information and treatment referrals - Renfrew Center: renfrew.org
  • Ask questions about eating disorders: Association of Anorexia Nervosa & Associated Disorders (ANAD): anad.org
  • Body image and eating disorder information: something-fishy.org

Substances: Cigarettes, Alcohol, Drugs

  • Drug Help (For alcohol or drugs): drughelp.org
  • Support for kids whose parents abuse alcohol or drugs - Al-Anon and Alateen:alateen.org
  • Help fighting alcohol or drug addiction - Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA): alcoholics-anonymous.org
  • Prevention and treatment of drug related problems: stopdrugs.org

Sex-Related Health Information

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