Local Resources

Teen Link is a Seattle helpline for teens. Teen volunteers are trained to listen to your concerns and talk with you about whatever’s on your mind. No issue is too big or too small! Calls and chats are confidential.

  • Call: 1-866-833-6546 from 6-10pm
  • Text: 1-866-833-6546 from 6-9:30pm
  • Chat online: www.teenlink.org/chat/ from 6-9:30pm

If you or a family member has a problem with a substance use disorder or mental health, Washington Recovery Helpline offers 24-hour help. They can also connect callers with local treatment resources or more community services.

Bainbridge Island Police Department (BIPD)

  • Call: (206) 842-5211 (Main line, general questions) Emergency: 911
  • All officers have extra training in behavioral health crisis management
  • Co-response unit: can request police transport to ER/Seattle Children’s
  • Behavioral Health Outreach Program

Turning Pointe

  • Mission is to “provide safety and support for sexual and domestic abuse survivors through advocacy, prevention education and action for social change”.
  • Free and confidential services
  • 24 hr crisis hotline, 360-432-1212
  • Services include but are not limited to: support groups, emergency shelter, referrals, safety planning, legal advocacy, youth programs, and housing assistance.
  • Website: turningpointe.org