Resources

 As is always the case, in a life-threatening emergency, please call 911.  

 

 

support/crisis lines

 

TRANSGENDER LIFELINE
877-565-8860

https://translifeline.org

 

TREVOR PROJECT LIFELINE

800-788-7386

www.thetrevorproject.org

 

TEEN LINE

310-855-4673  (6PM - 10PM)

or text "TEEN" to 839863  (6am - 9pm)

https://teenlineonline.org

 

NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE

800-273-8255

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org

 

LOS ANGELES COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH

Help Line: 800-854-7771

https://dmh.lacounty.gov

medical centers & resources

LOS ANGELES LGBT CENTER

Provides Healthcare (primary care, HIV/AIDS, medications, transgender care), counseling, support groups, legal, addiction, and housing support.  Spanish available.

 

323-993-7400  (Mon-Fri: 9am-9pm, Sat: 9am-1pm)

lalgbtcenter.org

THE ALEXIS PROJECT 

Violence Intervention Program - Specialized medical and mental health staff for LGBTQ+ youth patients 

 

323-221-4134

Location: 1721 Griffin Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90031 

https://violenceinterventionprogram.org/about-vip/our-programs/lgbtq/

 

SOMOS FAMILIA

-Contains articles and resources for the LGBTQ individual and their family geard toward the Latinx community

-Lists community events, blogs, and workshops

 

https://www.somosfamiliabay.org/

 

GLAAD

-Contains articles and resources for the LGBTQ indicvidual and their family in Spanish

 

https://www.glaad.org/familia 

 

national resources

OUTCARE HEALTH

  • Nonprofit organization to provide information and education regarding the LGBTQ community healthcare

  • Has a search engine by location and specialty to list out LGBTQ friendly healthcare providers

 

https://www.outcarehealth.org/#about

 

GLBT NATIONAL HELP CENTER

-“Free and confidential peer-support and local resources”

 

⬪888-843-4564, National Hotline

⬪800-246-7743, National Youth Talkline (ages 24 and under)

⬪888-234-7243, SAGE Elder Hotline (ages 50+)

Mon-Fri: 1p-9p PST; Sat: 9a-2p PST

 

glbtnationalhelpcenter.org

Online Peer-Support Chat available on website (same hours as above)

Local Resource Directory: 

glbtnearme.org

HIV/AIDS NIGHTLINE

-Answered by San Francisco Suicide Prevention Lifeline

-Spanish available

 

⬪800-628-9240 or 1-800-273-2437, (24/7)

⬪Text Line: (415) 200-2920, (24/7)

 

http://www.sfsuicide.org/our-programs/hiv-nightlines/

 

BIENESTAR

-Provide the following services for the Latinx LGBTQ community (but not exclusive to LGBTQ): mental health therapy, group therapy, support groups, substance use treatment, HIV testing, medical exams, food banks, case management, and linkage to care

-All services are free

-Have locations in East LA, South LA, Long Beach, Hollywood, Pomona, San Fernando Valley 

 

⬪866.590.6411 Mon-Fri 10am-7pm or email info@bienestar.org


https://www.bienestar.org/

 

legal support

LAMBDA LEGAL

Free legal representation and advocacy for LGBT and HIV individuals/families

Spanish available

 

+⬪213.382.7600

⬪866.542.8336

 

www.lambdalegal.org

TRANSLATIN@ COALITION

-Organization for trans rights, activism, education, and events

-Houses the Center for Violence Prevention and Transgender Wellness Services (LA):

 -Drop in Center, Economic and Workforce Development, Leadership Development, Food distribution, ESL classes, computer lab, research, Support for survivors immigration detention, and more 

 

https://www.translatinacoalition.org/home 

 

THE CENTER FOR TRANSYOUTH HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENT (CHLA)

-Provide mental health and physical health, hormone support

-For adolescents and young adults with Medi-Cal

 

323-361-5372

5000 Sunset Blvd.

4th Floor

Los Angeles, CA 90027

 

https://www.chla.org/the-center-transyouth-health-and-development

TRANSYOUTH FAMILY ALLIES

-Resources for trans, gender variant and gender questioning children and their families 

http://www.imatyfa.org/