|Trevor Support Center- 1-888-488-7386
Where LGBTQ youth and allies can find answers to FAQ’s and explore resources related to sexual orientation, gender identity, and more. Available 7 days a week: (3pm-10pm ET). Click the following link to start a chat. You can expect to wait just a few minutes to speak to a counselor, but if we are very busy the wait can be up to a half hour.
|The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender National Hotline:
|The GLBT National Youth Talk-line (youth serving youth through age 25)
|TRANS LIFELINE (877) 565-8860|
|The National Runaway Switchboard (800) 786-2929|
|The It Gets Better Project envisions a world where all LGBTQ and youth are free to live equally and know their worthiness.|
|The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) joined with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians (ACOP), which together represent more than 66,000 pediatricians and pediatric specialists across the country, to release a new guide for community members and allies to ensure that transgender young people are affirmed, respected, and able to thrive.|
|North Shore Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth (NAGLY)
A welcoming group for youth ages 14-23 meets every Tuesday. They also have a middle school group which meets every other Monday, and TRANS-cendence (ages 13-23) meets every other Wednesday. There are parent and educator groups as well.
|Greater Boston PFLAG
fostering LGBTQ inclusive families schools and communities. Sign up for their newsletter and stay informed.
|Parent Caregiver Hotline
|Finding a local Chapter of PFLAG|
|PFLAG in Essex, MA
At the First Universalist Church of Essex.
PFLAG provides an opportunity for dialogue about sexual orientation and gender identity, and acts to create a society that is healthy and respectful of human diversity.
a coalition of LGBTQ welcoming congregations in the Merrimack Valley.
|Trinitarian Congregational Church, 54 Walden Street, Concord, MA.
Trinitarian Congregational church is a vibrant ecumenical community of faith in the tradition of the United Church of Christ and is deeply involved in youth ministry, mission & outreach, social justice, and is an inclusive, open, affirming and welcoming congregation.
|Camp Aranu’tiq of Harbor Camps, a nonprofit program serving transgender & gender-variant youth & their families.|
|Camp Lightbulb (LGBTQ ages 14-18) -Provincetown, MA (and NYC and LA)
Celebrates LGBTQ youth ages 14-18, with magical, overnight camp experiences, filled with fun, pride, community, friends, support, self-discovery and memories to last a lifetime.
|The Living Room in North Andover specializes in counseling for sexuality, gender, trauma, relationships and sex therapy.|
|The Meeting Point in Jamaica Plain is a multi-dimensional community center for healing and growth. As a holistic mind/body collective, we believe in support and acceptance of complicated bodies is s social justice issue.|
|First Event is held each January at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel in Marlboro and welcomes all gender variant and questioning persons, their families, allies, and professionals to celebrate, meet old friends, make new friends, teach and learn from each other at one of the oldest and largest transgender conferences in the world.|