The Trevor Project is an American nonprofit organization founded in 1998. It focuses on suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning youth. Through a toll-free telephone number, it operates The Trevor Lifeline, a confidential service that offers trained counselors.
The Human Rights Campaign is the largest LGBTQ advocacy group and LGBTQ political lobbying organization in the United States
PFLAG provides confidential peer support, education, and advocacy to LGBTQ+ people, their parents and families, and allies. PFLAG chapters are in communities in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.
LGBT Foundation is a national charity providing advice and a wide range of support, and information services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans (LGBT) communities. The LGBT Foundation also works with healthcare and other professionals to help make public services more accessible and inclusive for LGBT communities
GLAAD works through entertainment, news, and digital media to share stories from the LGBTQ community that accelerate acceptance. Learn More. Featured Stories.
The National Center for Transgender Equality advocates to change policies and society to increase understanding and acceptance of transgender people. In the nation’s capital and throughout the country, NCTE works to replace disrespect, discrimination, and violence with empathy, opportunity, and justice.
Strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression. Works to Ensure All Students Have a Safe Place to Learn.
Human Rights Watch defends the rights of people in 100 countries worldwide, spotlighting abuses and bringing perpetrators to justice
Positive environments are important to help all youth thrive. However, the health needs of LGBT Youth can differ from their heterosexual peers. On this page, find resources from the CDC, other government agencies, and community organizations for LGBT Youth, their friends, educators, parents, and family members to support positive environments.
The Recovery Village believes that LGBTQ mental health and substance use resources are vital to providing additional support for this community. They welcome our LGBTQ+ friends and family struggling with substance use. Whether you are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning, you are worthy of the highest level of care in overcoming a substance use disorder
The LGBTQ+ community faces higher levels of substance abuse than their straight and cisgender peers. Risk factors include increased social stress and lack of healthcare. Ohio Recovery treatment centers can provide effective care by addressing the issues that this community faces.
Members of the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer) community face a number of challenges that have contributed to a high rate of addiction within the community. An estimated 20 to 30% of the LGBTQ community abuses substances, compared to about 9% the population as a whole. The Addiction Center has created this web guide to help deal with LGBTQ+ issues and their relationship to drug and alcohol abuse.
Substance Use Among Gay and Bisexual Men
Women's Sober Living Resources
The Addiction Group has created these resources to help deal with LGBTQ+ issues and their relationship to drug and alcohol abuse. Sober living homes or halfway houses are the bridge between rehab and recovery and these homes provide gender-specific care and support long-term recovery.
Cuponfollow created this ultimate guide of resources for LGBTQ+ students in higher education, including scholarships, resources, clubs, anti-bullying hotlines, and more. For anyone considering themselves to be somewhere along the gender, sexuality, or romanticism spectrum, here’s what one might consider to be a handbook for LGBTQ+ college students, with helpful LGBTQ+ information such as ways to make the college campus feel more inclusive and less homophobic.
With the advent of ride sharing services like Uber and Lyft, the environment for LGBTQ+ sexual assault happening is ripe in these rides. There have been many cases, some especially tragic. For this reason, Cutter Law has decided to make a comprehensive guide about sexual assault in ride sharing services where we included info about how to stay safe and options in case it happens.
Lawfirm.com offers educational resources and access to an extensive legal network that’s vetted, experienced and ready to help. They publish in-depth lawsuit guides and breaking news about drugs, products, and other issues that could affect the LGBTQ community. Their mission is to empower people with the information they need to recover from their injuries — and to hold the companies that injured them accountable. Lawfirm.com helps those that have been affected by nursing home abuse, newborn disabilities, veterans exposed to toxins during their service and more.