• LGBTQ Support and Counseling Services

    Transactive Gender Project at Lewis and Clark College
    Transactive Gender Project offers support Family and Youth Support Groups that offer "a safe space to share your hopes (and fears), be your true self, ask questions, and to take the steps towards a more fulfilling, connected life." The also offer information for parents and caregivers, professional development for youth serving professionals and others, as well as advocacy services.

    Brave Space, LLC
    Brave Space creates community and facilitates access to expert and knowledgeable providers for transgender and non-binary children, youth, adults, and their families. They also maintain a list of mental health, medical and other resource providers in the community.

    Trevor Hotline: LGBTQ Youth Helpline: 800-850-8078 (866-4-U-TREVOR)
    The Trevor Project is the leading national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth. The Trevor Project operates the only accredited, nationwide, around-the-clock crisis and suicide prevention helpline for LGBTQ youth. If you or a friend are feeling lost or alone, call The Trevor Helpline. There is hope, there is help. 

    Youth Guardian Services  
    Youth Guardian Services is a youth-run, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides support services on the Internet to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered, questioning, and straight supportive youth. 

    GLBT National Help Center  
    The GLBT center provides free and confidential telephone and internet peer-counseling, information and local resources for LGBTQ callers of all ages. 1-888-843-4564. Also maintains the largest database of its kind in the world, with information of social and support groups, gay-friendly religious organizations, sports leagues, student groups, counseling professionals, and businesses.

    PFLAG: Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays  
    This group supports Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender persons, their families, and friends in the Portland Metropolitan Region through love and understanding, education and advocacy. 

     

    See Also:

    RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS
    Elementary Curriculum & Lesson Plans
    Middle & High School Curriculum & Lesson Plans
    Research & Reports On LGBTQ Students And School Climate
    Conferences, Camps & Other Events
    LGBTQ Scholarship Databases & College Resources