The Hospitals Empowering Lifelines Through Peers -- or HELP -- program aims to get hotline phone number into the hands of teens in crisis. (Credit: iStock)
Does Long Island have a crisis hotline available to teenagers?
Yes. And the HELP program has been trying to get that telephone number -- 516-679-1119 -- to as many teens as possible on Long Island. "We all know that kids have issues. When teenagers have problems, they don't usually go to adults -- they go to each other," says Lynn Bert, nurse manager of pediatrics at South Nassau Communities...
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