We offer many resources for teens aged 11 to 17. Call Member Services if you have questions about coverage.
The Adolescent Center provides comprehensive, interdisciplinary health care for issues specific to the teen years, including gender and sexuality, eating concerns, and the intersection of medical issues and moods and emotions.
Mental health and wellness coordinates help for mental health and addiction and recovery care.
Birth control for teens offers information on birth control methods.
These resources are provided for your convenience and do not imply a Kaiser Permanente endorsement.
Coronavirus resources for parents from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Offers information on health and social issues, including nutrition, drugs, sexually transmitted disease, birth control, sports, homework, babysitting, volunteering, stress, and safety.
Sponsored by the National Institutes of Health, this site offers interactive tools, quizzes, and phone apps created for teens to help them quit tobacco.
This site has many valuable topics. These include health, sexuality, eating disorders, road safety, smoking and alcohol, suicide, and nutrition.
Center for Young Women's Health
Covers health issues for girls, including a nutrition center with articles about backpack snacks and why women need some fat in their diets.
Focuses on teen sexual health, from the physical and emotional changes during puberty to information on sexually transmitted diseases.
Info for Teens
Addresses birth control and other information from Planned Parenthood.
Presents topics in a question and answer format. Submit a question and browse through previous postings.
Crisis Clinic, TeenLink
Phone lines answered by professionally trained teens.
206-461-4922 or 1-866-833-6546, 6-10 p.m. every night
Crisis Clinic of Seattle
National Youth Crisis Hotline
Washington State Domestic Violence Hotline
Emergency Contraception Hotline
National STD and AIDS Hotline
Washington State AIDS/HIV Hotline
National Runaway Switchboard
24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
1-800-621-4000 (voice) or 1-800-621-0394 (TDD)