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No problem is too big or too small
ConnecTeen is a confidential peer support service for youth in Calgary and area.We are a program of Distress Centre. Being a teen can be tough. You have more independence – responsibility- stress and you probably have more questions than before too.
We know there are some things you can’t talk to an adult about and there’s probably a lot of things your friends don’t get about you. We can connect you with a peer who understands your unique situation and can help talk you though your issues. We don’t judge. We are here to listen. Our service is confidential and anonymous so no one needs to know you contacted us.
If you ever have a question, a problem or just need someone to talk to, give us a call, drop us an email, send us a text or chat with us online.
U R Not Alone
Check out “U R Not Alone”, a video by Brenna, Keeley and Jenna – three amazing students from Centennial High School who featured ConnecTeen for their school project!
Check out ConnecTeen’s Volunteers here
Need to Talk?We can connect you with a peer who understands your unique perspective and can help talk you though your issues.
IF THE SHOE FITSOne day, my friend in Vancouver called me. We were just chatting and she told me that some girls in her school sent her hate messages through Facebook. The content of those messages was about my friend’s use of makeup.
Mental Health: I think I may be depressed…Depression is tough because sometimes it is situational and talking with a good listener may be enough.
Do you ever think about how your actions affect others?If you are having concerns about how your actions might have affected others contact us at ConnecTeen to talk it out. Support is available 24/7.
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