10 Ways You Can Support LGBTQ+ Youth That Literally Cost You NOTHING

Support Services:

Suicide Hotline: 216-623-6888

Suicide Hotline Text “4HOPE” to 741741

LGBTQ+ Support TrevorLifeline 1-866-488-7386

TrevorText: Text “START” to 678678

Trevor Project Online Help 

RAINN: The nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization 


Ultimate Guide to Resources for LGBTQ+ Students


Transgender Resources:

Answers to Your Questions About Transgender People, Gender Identity, and Gender Expression

FTME Free Youth Binder Program (Remember to follow safe binding practices.)



Family/Parent Resources/Info:

Answers to Your Questions For a Better Understanding of Sexual Orientation & Homosexuality

LGBT Youth Resources (Includes info for LGBT Youth, Friends/Supportors, Educators, School Admins, Parents/Guardians, and Family Members)

Parents’ Influence on the Health of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Teens: What Parents and Families Should Know


Physical Health Information:

Resources provided by LGBT Healthlink: the network for health equity, a program of CENTERLINK

Tobacco Use Among LGBT Youth Fact Sheet

Tobacco Use In LGBT Communities Fact Sheet

Cancer in LGBT Communities Fact Sheet

LGBT Wellness: 10 Things LGBT People can do to improve wellness fact sheet

LGBT Healthlink Trans Individuals and Cancer Brochure

LGBT Healthlink LGBT Wellness Brochure

LGBT Healthlink Cancer and Gay, Bisexual, and Queer Men Brochure

LGBT Healthlink Cancer and Lesbian, Bisexual, & Queer Women Brochure


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