LGBT Resources


Shona_color_v4So you think you might be Trans? Hooray!! First off, you’re not alone; you’re NEVER alone. But you’re not sure where to turn next?  Here’s a list of resources.

Gen Zed offers this listing as a service to the LGBT Community. Inclusion in this list does not constitute an endorsement by Gen Zed nor does it assume responsibility for the information contained in those sites.

Glaad’s Trangender Resources – Transgender people in crisis should contact The Trevor Project’s 24/7 Lifeline at 866-4-U-TREVOR (866-488-7386), Trevor Chat, the Trevor Projects’ online messaging service, or The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

 

LA LGBT Center – A list of resources provided by the Los Angeles LGBT center.

 

Trans Women of Color Collective – Trans Women of Color Collective (TWOCC) is a national organizing collective led by trans women of color created to uplift the narratives, leadership, and lived experience of trans folks of color.

 

Trans Health Care – The American Medical Student Association talk trans health care.

 

GSA Network – Gay-Straight Alliance Network empowers youth activists to fight homophobia & transphobia in schools through Gay-Straight Alliance clubs.

 

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, including suicide, homelessness and HIV – in the context of their families, cultures and faith communities. We use a research-based, culturally grounded approach to help ethnically, socially and religiously diverse families to support their LGBT children.

 

Transbucket – a health care and surgery resource for the entire online trans community, from FTMs to MTFs to genderqueers, agender individuals, and everyone else who could benefit from exploring the real life experiences collected here. We aim to be as inclusive as possible, and do not make any judgements on what consistutes a trans identification.

 

Everyone Is Gay – Everyone Is Gay works to improve the lives of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning/Queer (LGBTQ) youth using a three-pronged approach: providing honest advice to these youth while keeping them laughing; talking to students across the country in an effort to create caring, compassionate school environments; and working with parents of LGBTQ kids to help foster an ongoing dialogue and deeper understanding.

 

LGBT-Colleges – a friendly source of facts about gay-friendly colleges in USA. With their site you will find contact information, majors availability, and diploma selection, as well as nationwide, regional, and state rankings, campus safety ratings, and lists of local competitors for the 193 best gay-friendly colleges in the United States.

 

Gender Spectrum – Gender Spectrum provides education, training and support to help create a gender sensitive and inclusive environment for children of all ages.

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