Regional & National Resources

Community United Against Violence (CUAV)
(415) 333-HELP
Information and assistance program concerned with hate crimes and violence in same-sex relationships.

College Guide for LGBTQ Students
Listing of various scholarship opportunities and tips for LGBTQ students heading to college.

LGBTQ Students and College Affordability

Family Acceptance Project
The Family Acceptance Project is a research, intervention, education and policy initiative that works to prevent health and mental health risks for lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender (LGBT) children and youth.

Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD)
514 Castro, Suite B
San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 861-4588 x3477

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association
Maintains a searchable online database of LGBT friendly doctors and care providers and web pages devoted to transgender health resources.
1326 18th St NW, Suite 22
Washington, DC  20036
(202) 600-8037

Gay Legal Referral Service
Call (415) 621-3900 for more information.

Gay-Straight Alliance Network (GSA)
(415) 552-4229

Human Rights Campaign

Lambda Legal
Western Regional Office
4221 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 280
Los Angeles, CA 90010-3512
(213) 382-7600

National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) 
870 Market St, Suite 370
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 392.6257

National Gay & Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF)
2320 17th St. NW
Washington, DC 20009-2702
(202) 332-4483

National Suicide Prevention Hotline
(800) 273-8255

Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)
1726 M Street NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 467-8180

Spanish Language Suicide Prevention Lifeline
(888) 628-9454

Speech/Hearing Impaired Suicide Prevention Lifeline
(800) 799-4889

The It Gets Better Project
Our mission is to communicate to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth around the world that it gets better, and to create and inspire the changes needed to make it better for them.

The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth. (866) 488-7386

Trans Lifeline
The first U.S. suicide hotline dedicated to transgender people. Created by a San Francisco group led by trans software developer Greta Martela, Trans Lifeline is entirely staffed by trans-identified volunteers. Trans Lifeline can be reached at 877-565-8860. For LGBT youth (ages 24 and younger) contemplating suicide, the Trevor Project Lifeline can be reached at 1-866-488-7386. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 can also be reached 24 hours a day by people of all ages and identities.

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