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FREE LGBT HOTLINES

Trevor Helpline
866.4.U.TREVOR (866.488.7386) Hours: 7 days a week, 24 hours a day National suicide and crisis counseling for lesbian and gay youth. Local resource referrals available.

GLBT National Youth Talk Line
800-246-PRIDE (1-800-246-7743) Hours: Monday-Saturday 9:30PM to 12:00AM, EST Peer support and resources for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, queer, and questioning youth.

CDC National STD and AIDS Hotline
(800) 342-AIDS or (800) AIDS-TTY Hours: 7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Gay and Lesbian National Hotline
(888) THE-GLNH, (888) 843-4564 Hours: Monday-Friday, 4:00PM to 12:00AM, and Saturday, Noon to 5:00PM EST

INTERNET RESOURCES

College Guide for Current and Prospective LGBT Students
http://www.braintrack.com/lgbt-college-guide/

YOUTH
Gay-Straight Alliance Network
http://gsanetwork.org/

Campus Pride
http://www.campuspride.org/

EDUCATION Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender Health
http://www.cdc.gov/lgbthealth/

NAMI Multicultural Action Center
http://www.nami.org/Content/NavigationMenu/Find_Support/Multicultural_Support/Resources/GLBT_Resources.htm

Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry: LGBT Mental Health Syllabus
http://www.aglp.org/gap/

SAMHSA A Provider's Introduction to Substance Abuse Treatment for LGBT Individuals
http://kap.samhsa.gov/products/manuals/pdfs/lgbt.pdf

PEER SUPPORT

GLBT National Help Center: Online Peer Support Chat
http://www.volunteerlogin.org/chat/

GLBT Near Me: National Resource Database
http://glbtnearme.org/

EVENTS

Day of Silence: April 20
On the National Day of Silence hundreds of thousands of students nationwide take a vow of silence to bring attention to anti-LGBT name-calling, bullying and harassment in their schools
http://dayofsilence.org/


National Coming Out Day: October 11
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Coming_Out_Day

No Name Calling Week: January 23-27
A week in January dedicated to combating LGBT bullying and harassment of all kinds
http://www.nonamecallingweek.org/cgi-bin/iowa/home.html

Transgender Day of Remembrance: November 20
The Transgender Day of Remembrance was set aside to memorialize those who were killed due to anti-transgender hatred or prejudice
http://www.transgenderdor.org/

Harvey Milk Day: May 22
Events and lesson plans are being created nationwide to honor slain gay civil rights hero Harvey Milk
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harvey_Milk_Day

GLBT History Month: October
GLBT History Month in October highlights annually the achievements of 31 gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender Icon
http://lgbthistorymonth.com/

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