Summer/Winter Break Resources

National Resources/Hotlines

The Trevor Project
(866) 488-7386
Live Chat with the Trevor Project (Fridays 4pm- 5pm EST)

The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender National Hotline
(888) 843-4564

The GLBT National Youth Talkline
(Youth serving youth through age 25)
(800) 246-7743

Crisis Text Line: 741-741
Crisis Text Line Serves anyone, in any type of crisis, providing access to free, 24/7 support and information via text. Simple text 741-741 from anywhere in the USA, anytime, about any type of crisis. A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds quickly, helping you "move from a hot moment to a cool moment." Please note that this Crisis Text Line is not specific to LGBTQ+ people.

The TransLifeline Transgender Crisis
(877) 565-8860

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (General Community)
1-800-273-8255 (24/7)

The National Runaway Switchboard

LGBT Youth Line
The Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Youth Line exists to provide service for youth, by youth that affirms the experiences and aspirations of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, transgender, 2-spirited, queer and questioning youth in Ontario. Working within an anti-oppression and anti-racist framework, we provide leadership opportunities, outreach, confidential peer support and referrals by telephone, texting and online.

The following sites have information about family relationships and tips for interacting with family and friends

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