LGBTQIA2S+ Resources & Action
Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7): 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7): Text TALK to 741741
Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860
Canada Suicide Prevention: 1-833-456-4566 (24/7), Text 45645 (4pm - midnight)
Kid's Help Phone (Canada Only): 1-800-668-6868 - 24/7, national support service with professional counselling, information and referrals and volunteer-led, text-based support to ages 5-20
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DONATE: The Trevor Project
DONATE: Center for Black Equity
DONATE: Trans Lifeline
DONATE: LGBTQ Freedom Fund
The Trevor Project: 24/7 Call, Text or Chat, Resources, and more
GLAD: Legal Advocates & Defenders
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: LGBTQ Mental Health and Suicide Prevention
National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network
Trevor Support Center: Resources for LGBTQ+ Youth and their Allies
OutRight Action International
Coming Out: Handbook for LGBTQ+ People by The Trevor Project
Trevor Project National Survey on LGBTQ Youth Mental Health 2021
GLAAD: Media advocacy organization to promote understanding, increase acceptance, and advance equality.
Center for Black Equity: Improving Black LGBTQ+ Lives Globally
The Marsha P. Johnson Institute: protects and defends the human rights of BLACK transgender people
Sylvia Rivera Law Project
It Gets Better Project: retelling the stories of LGBTQ+ members who may have had similar issues coming out.
The Okra Project: bringing home cooked, healthy, and culturally specific meals and resources to Black Trans People
Audre Lorde Project: community center based in NYC that services any member of the LGBTQ+ community with education, employment, immigration assistance and more.
Hetrick-Martin Institute: assisting the LGBTQ+ youth community with education, health care, and much more
Massachusetts LGBTQ+ Resource Map
Boston Pride Resources
Massachusetts Safe Schools Program
BAGLY: The Boston Alliance of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Youth
Queen'sU: Student Wellness Services
Queen'sU: Human Rights and Equity Office (HREO)
Queen'sU: EmpowerMe - 1-833-628-5589 - 24/7 Confidential Line with qualified counsellors, consultants, and life coaches
The 519: Toronto Based Organization with an innovative model of Service, Space and Leadership committed to the health, happiness and full participation of the LGBTQ2S communities.
LGBT Youthline (Ontario): Youth-led organization that affirms and supports the experiences of youth (29 and under) through support, referrals, resources, and training
Distress Center of Greater Toronto
Friends of Ruby (Toronto): dedicated to the progressive well-being of LGBTQI2S youth (aged 16-29) through mental health services, social services and housing.