Gay, Lesbian, Transgender, and Questioning Youth
Welcome to a web page that focuses on you. This is a place to learn, grow and feel comfortable. We want to give you the support you need and answer any questions you may have. You can email us at our contact page with your concerns. Your information will remain completely confidential. When we return a call, we ask to speak to you. If you are not at home, we will not leave a message, but will call back later.
If you or a friend need immediate help and are feeling depressed, suicidal, or all alone, PLEASE call the Trevor Helpline at 866-488-7386, a 24 hour GLBTQ Youth Crisis Hotline Line. This hotline is free and 100% confidential. Talk to a trained counselor that will help you find local resources. You can also contact the San Francisco Suicide Prevention 24 hr Crisis Line at 415-781-0500.
If you want to talk to another GLBT youth, call the Peer Listening Line at 800-399-7337. It is staffed Monday-Friday from 5:00 PM till 10:00 PM eastern standard time.
A hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people.
Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The Trevor Project
Crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) young people, ages 13-24.
GLBT National Youth Talkline
Peer support and resources for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, queer, and questioning youth.
National Runaway Switchboard
24 hours a day hotline for runaway/homeless youth and their families.
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered Domestic Violence
Information, resources and support to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered men and women who are victims of domestic violence.
GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project
Website, information, and hotline for GLBTQ victims of domestic violence and their families.
The Network La Red
The Network/La Red hotline provides emotional support, information, and safety planning for lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer and/or transgender folks, as well as folks in the BDSM or Polyamorous communities who are being abused or have been abused by a partner. Support available in English and Spanish.
Coming Out As You
This is a new pocket-sized resource that can help you navigate your own coming out experience in a safe, thoughtful way. Remember, everyone’s experience is unique! After thinking it through you may decide not to come out – and that’s ok too.
The Human Rights Campaign's Coming Out Project and HRC Coming Out Resources
Coming Out — Trans Youth Equality Foundation
Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Teens: Facts for Teens and Their Parents
If you’ve ever wondered if you’re gay, lesbian, or bisexual, you’re not alone. Many teens ask themselves this question. For parents and caregivers, finding out your son or daughter is gay, lesbian, or bisexual can be difficult. Learn more.
Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN): Student Action
As a student, you have the power to make change in many ways in your school and community.
Genders & Sexualities Alliance Network
A GSA club is a student-run club in a high school or middle school that brings together LGBTQI+ and straight students to support each other.
It Gets Better Project
The It Gets Better Project reminds teenagers in the LGBT community that they are not alone and it will get better.
Q Card Project
The Q Card is a simple and easy-to-use communication tool designed to empower LGBTQ youth to become actively engaged in their health, and to support the people who provide their care.
StopBullying.gov: Information for LGBT Youth
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT) youth and those perceived as LGBT are at an increased risk of being bullied. There are important and unique considerations for strategies to prevent and address bullying of LGBT youth.
The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project is a national organization providing crisis intervention, suicide prevention and services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24.
This is a non-time sensitive, Question & Answer resource for young people with questions surrounding sexual orientation and identity. For the suicide hotline, call 866-488-7386.