Saving Teens®; Creating Hope

SavingTeens is a philanthropic organization dedicated to assisting troubled teens
and their families struggling with significant emotional and behavioral challenges
including anxiety, depressions, addictions and other risky behaviors.

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If you have a teen in trouble, learn more about our application process.

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For Families

SavingTeens provides support for families who, due to financial limitations, would be unable to pursue appropriate wilderness and/or residential therapy programs, or complete aftercare counseling without scholarship support.

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For Donors

Averaging thirty initial applications per month, SavingTeens is consistently faced with difficult decisions.  Your generous donation to SavingTeens will allow us to select more struggling teens and families for this life-changing support.  Please consider a generous donation to this important endeavor.

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For Programs

Saving Teens unique focus is to provide comprehensive, multi-phase solution to the most difficult and heart-wrenching addiction and behavioral problems. Struggling teens need a long-term plan for recovery that includes extensive evaluation, initial interventions such as wilderness programs, and education at a therapeutic boarding school, SavingTeens strives to support families in this journey.

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Latest Posts

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    Sponsorship Opportunities

    SavingTeens relies on your sponsorship and support to ensure the success of the annual tournament.  Your support is critical in ensuring that families with financial limitations can provide their teen in crisis access to high quality programs.
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    September 2017 Newsletter

    SavingTeens Announces Call for Applications SavingTeens in Crisis Collaborative has established a scholarship fund separate from its general awards program

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Saving Teens Run For Their Lives 5K – Seattle

On a rainy day in November 2015, 300 people gathered at Greenlake in Seattle to celebrate the strength and resiliency of families with struggling teens. The funds raised through this event will help SavingTeens support teens and their families struggling with significant emotional and behavioral challenges including anxiety, depression, addictions and other behaviors that put them at risk. More than $25,000 was raised to provide scholarships to struggling teens who need therapeutic programs.