RESOURCES

ARAY's Resources

Service Provider Packet 

This is a compilation of some of the best and most up-to-date resources, data, and best practices for those serving LGBTQ+ youth.

ARAY Description of Services

A concise description of the services that ARAY provides.

HOTLINES

The Trevor Project

Serves LGBTQ+ youth who may be struggling with suicidal ideation. 24/7 hotline, online chat, text, and more. 

Trans Lifeline

Peer based hotline that serves transgender and gender-nonconforming people. Microgrant program for name changes, hotline is not 24/7.

Anti-Violence Project

Serves LGBTQ+ and HIV+ communities, runs a 24/7 hotline, online chat, bilingual support, and legal support.

The Network/La Red

Serves LGBTQ+, polyamorous, and kink communities, survivor-led, 24/7 hotline, emergency housing, advocacy, legal support.

loveisrespect

Serves LGBTQ+ youth, online chat, 24/7 hotline, texting, healthy relationships info

National Organizations and Resources

GLSEN

Resources for students, educators, administrators, and all those advocating for LGBTQ+ students.

InterAct Advocates

Serves people who are born intersex.

The World Professional Association for Transgender Health

Produces "Standards of Care" document that is one of the guiding resources for medical professionals serving transgender, transsexual, and gender nonconforming clients.

Q Chat Space 

An online, moderated chat room for LGBTQ+ youth 13-19.

DATA AND GUIDES

Coming Out As You!

The Human Rights Campaign "2018 LGBTQ Youth Report" 

 

A Resource Guide to Coming Out for African Americans

Supportive Families, Healthy Children: Helping Families with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Children

 

AT THE INTERSECTIONS: A Collaborative Resource on LGBTQ Youth Homelessness

 

 

Our Trans Loved Ones

 

Know Your Rights: A Guide for LGBT High School Students

 

 

Be Yourself: QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOR LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, TRANSGENDER, QUEER, AND QUESTIONING YOUTH

 

 

National and State Resources for Families of LGBTQ Youth

 

 

 

 

Need More Resources? Email Hal@AllRainbowandAlliedYouth.org!

CONTACT US

(941) 777-5052

info@allrainbowandalliedyouth.org

P.O. BOX 494086

Port Charlotte, FL 33949

TREVOR LIFELINE

1-866-488-7386

24/7 Suicide Hotline for LGBTQ+ Youth

TREVORTEXT

Text “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Available Monday through Friday between 3pm–10pm EST / Noon–7pm PT

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