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Tiana, a 16 year old from New York City, called because she was thinking about leaving home. This is the story of how we were able to help.
When Jerome* called us at 1-800-RUNAWAY he was struggling with how to handle being bullied at school. His friend outed him to their peers at school…
When 17-year-old Elaina* messaged us on our Live Chat platform she just had a severe argument with her parents. It started when she expressed that…
When Avery* decided to call 1-800-RUNAWAY, she had already been homeless and surviving on the streets for ten months. She was sitting on the…
After 15 year old Alandra’s mother was deported to Mexico, everything changed.
“You are 18 now and it is time for you to be a man. You are not welcome in this home anymore.”
José* called wanting to know more about how he could get emancipated. He was having problems at home.
Learn more about Dakotah’s Runaway Reality story, taken from National Runaway Safelines’ (NRS) crisis services center.
Learn more about Kiara’s contact with the National Runaway Safeline.
“Every holiday that I worked, we received no shortage of calls, emails, and live chats from youth and families in crisis.”