Blog Category: California

Mental Health In the Media: Podcasts & Shows that Can Help

Published on January 21, 2021

New year, new us! It’s January 2021 which means we have another opportunity to set the tone and pace for the rest of the year.  A lot of us at the California Youth Crisis Line are making mental health resolutions for 2021, some include consuming  | Read More » |

Is it Stress or is it Anxiety?

Published on January 21, 2021

There’s a fine line between stress and anxiety. Both can seem very similar and often are confused with one another, especially when you’re helping a youth, friend, or loved one who is experiencing either. The American Psychological Association  | Read More » |

Choosing a Mental Health Professional That’s Right For You!

Published on December 17, 2020

2020 is almost over, and it hasn’t been kind to our mental health at all. With a global pandemic, the fight to end racism, and a volatile election season, folx (both youth and adults) have been struggling to stay mentally healthy. When the pandemic  | Read More » |

Celebrating Thanksgiving Safely in 2020

Published on November 18, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has been stressful and isolating for many people and with Thanksgiving right around the corner, we’re full swing into this Holiday season. As we talked about in our how to guide on Halloween, celebrating the Holidays and connecting  | Read More » |

Meet Our Youth Homelessness Champions!

Published on November 6, 2020

Earlier today as a part of Runaway And Homeless Youth Prevention Month 2020 (#RHYPM2020), we happily announced our three Champions of Youth Homelessness, Assemblymembers Eloise Reyes and Mike Gibson as well as Homeless Education Project Manager of San  | Read More » |

Our 2020 CCY Policy Platform!

Published on November 6, 2020

The following is our Current 2020 Policy Platform for the California Coalition for Youth! For any questions, comments, or for more information please reach out to CCY Executive Director, Jevon Wilkes at     | Read More » |

November is Runaway and Homeless Youth Prevention Month

Published on November 1, 2020

Runaway and Homeless Youth Prevention Month (RHYPM) is a statewide awareness campaign spearheaded each November by the California Coalition for Youth (CCY), its members, supporters, and advocates for youth and young adults experiencing homelessness in  | Read More » |

California Coalition for Youth November 2020 Ballot Measures

Published on October 1, 2020

This November will be a very important election year for both California and the United States.  Along with voting for the Presidency and Vice Presidency, Californians will be voting on a number of ballot measures and propositions. The following is  | Read More » |