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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.
Don’t Hide Behind Emojis
Check out “Don’t Hide Behind Emojis”, the winning video from our 2016 youth video contest. Created by Haseenah M.
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Need to Talk?We can connect you with a peer who understands your unique perspective and can help talk you though your issues.
The problem with saying ‘Put yourself out there!’Stepping out of your comfort zone means different things to everyone. You don't need to put yourself into an extremely anxiety-causing situation to put yourself out there.
Does it really make you a “ho” or “thot” if you lose your virginity in your teen years?That is a very good question and in my opinion if you lose your virginity in your teen years it does not […]
Do you hope for a brighter future?The future can be a scary and exciting thing to think about. If you ever need to chat about how things are going and your thoughts on the future ConnecTeen is here for you.
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