Useful Websites for Teens

College Resources

Affordable Colleges Online

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)  (Scholarship Search Engine)

Modern States Freshman Year For Free (AP Courses)

National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC)

Navigating College: The Resource Guide for Homeless and Low-Income Students

Ohio-Michigan Association of Career Colleges and Schools (OMACCS)

Creative Writing & Fan Fiction

Harry Potter Fan Fiction

Naruto Fan Fiction

Percy Jackson Fan Fiction


Disability Resources for Teens

Autism Speaks 

(Autism information and resources for  teens and families)

Deaf C.A.N.

(Inclusive organization for the Deaf  community in the Detroit Metro area)

Disability in Kid Lit

(blog discussing the portrayal of disability in children’s and young adult literature)


LGBTQ  Resources for Teens

Affirmations Youth (ages 13-20)

Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN)

It Gets Better Project

Stand with Trans

THEM- LGBTQ News, Culture, & Current Events Coverage


Huffington Post Teen Edition


Teen Health & Wellness Resources

Substance Abuse Prevention

Pretty Girls Sweat


Teen Reading Websites

Gay in YA (A Must-Read List by Epic Reads)

No Flying No Tights (Teen & Youth Graphic Novels)

Reading Rants (Teen Book Blog)

Stuff for the Teen Age (New York Public Library Books Blog for Teens)

Teens Read (Library of Congress)

United States of YA (Find a YA book for each state by Epic Reads)


Writing Help

The OWL @ Purdue