If you are in need of some LGBTQ resources, please visit the following websites for more information:
The Trevor Project: 24-hour Suicide Prevention Hotline for LGBTQ Youth
The leading national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among LGBTQ youth. If you’re thinking that suicide is the only way out, please call: 1-866-488-7386, or visit the Trevor Project website.
National Youth Advocacy Coalition
A social justice organization that advocates for and with LGBTQ young people in an effort to end discrimination against these youth and to ensure their physical and emotional well-being.
Youth Guardian Services
A youth-run, non-profit organization providing support services on the Internet to LGBTQ and straight supportive youth.
Substance use disorders have a greater effect on LGBTQ+ people than on the heterosexual population. This website provides information and a place to talk. For teens, feel free to visit this link specifically for you - https://www.drugrehab.com/teens
Another resource for LGBTQ+ individuals dealing with substance abuse and recovery. This website provides lots of information, including how there are LGBTQ+-specific rehab centers.
In order to find LGBTQ organizations in your state, visit the Welcoming Resources website.
Just learned that your son or daughter is gay or transgender? Need some support? PFLAG will provide you with the support you need.
Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
Strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression.
At the GLAAD website, there is a large list of resources for different segments of the LGBTQ community. Anything else you may need can be found there.