Circle of Sisters girls working on a project

Resources for Girls

List of Resources

Local Resources in Sonoma County

Bay Area Girls Rock Camp Summer music camp for girls. Also has an after school program.

Chops Night club for teens in Santa Rosa.

Expanding Your Horizons – Sonoma County Conference Annual conference exposing girls to math and science.

Go Adventure Outdoor program for teens.

Horse Sense for Teens A program in Tomales where teens learn about themselves and build self-esteem through working with retired horses.

Guide to Prevention Services for Adolescents in Sonoma County
Positive Images Sonoma County’s gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender youth support group.

Valley of the Moon Childrens Foundation-Sonoma County shelter for at-risk, abused, and neglected children.

Sonoma County After School Network SCAN collaborates to enhance and expand opportunities for Sonoma County children and families to access high quality after school programs.

Internet Resources

The Afterschool Alliance is working to ensure that all children have access to affordable, quality afterschool programs. Afterschool programs are critical to children and families today, yet the need for programs is far from being met.

Beacon Street Girls Website for series of books for teen girls.

Diary Project Webpage encouraging and helping teens to write about their own lives.

Fun Stuff for Teen Girls A site by girls, for girls.

Girls Speak Out A place for girls to express themselves and make a difference.

Smart Girls Know Website of relevant news, information, and insight for young women and girls.

Social Networking Sites: Safety Tips for Teens and Tweens Safety tips for sites such as Facebook, MySpace, etc.

Teen Tips to Overcome Cutting Information for teens on dealing with cutting.

GirlsHealth.gov Girls (ages 10 to 16) learn about health, growing up, and issues they may face.