Crisis hotlines turn to texting to reach teens

By LEANNE ITALIE, Associated Press Modified: March 29, 2013 at 9:53 pm •  Published: March 30, 2013

— They stream in a couple of dozen times a week, cries for help in bursts of text to DoSomething.org, a nonprofit more used to texting out details to teens on good causes and campaigns than receiving them from young people in crisis.

“I feel like...

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