Get Help

If you or someone else are in immediate danger, please call 911 or your local police.

If you want to report a potential suicide threat, please visit the following website: https://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
 
Or call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255
 Do you feel Safe?  Are you in Physical Danger?  Do you have thoughts or plans that could be dangerous to yourself or others?
If you answered “Yes” to any of the three questions above, ask for HELP immediately.  If you do not have a trusted adult available, and you feel like you are in immediate danger, Dial 911.
Are you dealing with a social media crisis?  Coping with a crisis demands courage and determination from everyone involved. Smart Girl Society provides a wide range of resources for victims and families needing support, information, or mental health referrals. When you are in an emergency situation, trying to find the right resources can be really tough.  Here at Smart Girl Society, we are working toward offering up-to-date resources and phone numbers for the largest areas that teens and families are struggling with today. This includes: Exploited Children, Sextortion, Sexting, Child Trafficking, Bullying and Cyber Bullying, Mental Health (Depression, Suicide, Self-harm). If you feel like you are not in immediate danger, please start with the following resources. 
Is your child being sexually exploited online?
Use the CyberTipline to report child sexual exploitation. Reports may be made 24-hours a day, 7 days a week online at www.cybertipline.org
Cyber Tipline
Submit a request to the Cyber Tipline - Form
 
Resources for Exploited Children and Families
Victims and Family support for sexually exploited children
Online Enticement
Sextortion
Child Sex Trafficking
 
Sexting and Grooming
Recognizing Online Grooming
Sexual Abuse Imagery, Child Pornography, and Sexting
 
Laws
Federal Sexting Laws
Sexting Laws Across America
Bullying Laws Across America
 
Cyberbullying and Bullying Resources
What is cyberbullying?
Cyberbullying Glossary
Cyberbullying Research Center
National Bullying Prevention Center
Prevent Bullying
 
Mental Health
Nebraska Resources
Outreach clinics: unmc.edu/mmi/departments/psychology/psych-patientcare/psychcliniclocals
UNMC Munroe-Meyer Institute, Psychology
Phone Number: 402-559-6408 or 800-656-3937 ext. 96408
Nebraska/Iowa Mental Health Resources
National Resources
MentalHealth.Gov
Get Immediate Help
People often don’t get the mental health services they need because they don’t know where to start. Talk to your primary care doctor or another health professional about mental health problems. Ask them to connect you with the right mental health services. If you do not have a health professional who is able to assist you, use these resources to find help for yourself, your friends, your family, or your students.
 
Suicide Prevention Information
If threat is immediate, Call 911 or the National Suicide Prevention Hotline by Calling 1-800-273-8255
If there is a real threat your child will harm themsleves or others and needs an immediate evaluation utilize your local Emergency Room, for fast response psychiatric care.
Nebraska Family Helpline, 888-866-8660, www.youthsuicideprevention.nebraska.edu
Your Life Iowa Hotline, 855-581-8111, www.yourlifeiowa.org
Boys Town National Hotline, 800-448-3000
Nebraska Rural Response Hotline, 800-464-0258
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, 800-273-TALK (8255)
 
Take Control of your Tech
Tips for Safe and Efficient Digital Media Use
App Happiness Scale
 
Other Resource Numbers
Omaha Police Department (402-444-5636)
FBI Omaha Field Office (402-493-8688)
Boys Town National Hotline:  1-800-448-3000
National Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
Confidential Trafficking Resource Center Hotline: 1-888-373-7888