RAINN National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
GLBT National Youth Talkline: 1-800-246-PRIDE (1-800-246-7743)

1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children 1-800-543-5678
National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233
National Parent Helpline® 1-855-4A PARENT (1-855-427-2736)
24 hour Parent Helpline: 1-888-435-7553
Teen Dating Violence & Abuse: 1-866-331-9474
National Human Trafficking Hotline: 1-888-373-7888
In the U.K.: Parentline: 0808 800 2222 or Lifeline: 0114 272 6575
In Australia: Parentline: 1300 30 1300
In Canada: Parent Helpline: 1-800-668-6868
The Ali Forney Center
Housing for Homeless LGBT Youth all across the U.S.:
1-800-RUNAWAY (786-2929) & 1-212-206-0574

Lost and Found

National Hotline for Dating Abuse: Love Is Respect
1-866-331-9474 or tty: 1-866-331-8453 or text to 77054
Is this abuse? Find out here.

GLBT National Help Center
Free national GLBT hotline for support - 1-888-843-4564
Free national GLBT youth hotline - 1-800-246-PRIDE

GLBT Near Me - GLBT National Resource Database

 It Gets Better Project (including Canadian help line)

Futures Without Violence


Find the LGBT Rights Organization in your Country
LGBT Community Center Directory - Listing of LGBT centers around the world
Empty Closets - Coming out resources for 13 years and up
Be Younique - a site run by gay teens for gay teens

Australia - Lifeline.Org 24hr/7 day a week helpline for crisis support, suicide prevention & mental health support Lifeline Australia: 13 11 14
Australia - Canberra - Queer Net
Australia - Coming Out!
Australia - Minus-18
Australia - Western - GLCS 1-800-18-4527 or 08-9420-7201
Australia - Sydney - Gay Youth Chat
Canada - OK2BMe
Germany - LAMBDA on-line
Ireland - GLEN
Israel - Gay Youth
New Zealand - Rainbow Youth
 (09) 376-6633 or 0800 37 66 33 or Text 027 4 YOUTHS
Spain - Federacion Estatal de LGT y B
U.K., Manchester - Queer Youth Org.
U.K. - Gay by Degree (Education and Scholarships)

Goodreads YA LGBT Group Resources and Hot lines


ACLU: Know Your Rights!

#SVYALit Project

Gay Straight Alliance Network

GLBT Near Me US-based search engine for LGBT organizations close to your zip code location

GLSEN: The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network:

GLAAD: Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation:

Matthew Shepard Foundation

Welcoming Schools, A Project of the Human Rights Campaign

No H8 Campaign

Campus Pride, Inc. and Stop the Hate Initiative

Stomp Out Bullying Org.

Dating Matters – CDC’s Youth Violence Prevention Initiative

What is Domestic Violence? - A Social Worker's Guide to Domestic Violence
Regis College, Boston, a Catholic University

 One with Courage

Perry Moore Hero Fund & Hetrick-Martin Institute: Scholarship foundation

The Point Foundation: Scholarship foundation

Live Out Loud! Scholarship foundation

PFLAG Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays

TYFA Trans Youth Family Allies
 TYEF Trans Youth Equality Foundation:
Do your parents need help understanding you? Check this out.
Helping Parents Understand – Trans 101

Transgender Law and Policy Institute

Transexual Roadmap

 Youth & Gender Media Project


Organization Intersex International

Intersex Society of North America

Intersex Roadshow

Gender Spectrum - Resource for genderfluid/dual-gender/bi-gender/gender-variant youths and their families


Please Hear What I am Not Saying

Character Counts: The Six Pillars of Character

Hijacked/Suspended sites:

  Gender Education and Advocacy Index