LGBT Crisis Resources

Are you in crisis?

People want to help you. Whether you are scared for your own safety or just feeling lonely and you want someone to text with, you can reach out any time day or night. There may also be local hotlines in your region or city.

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ LGBT National Hotline 888.843.4564
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ National Suicide Hotline (24-hours) 800.273.8255 or chat with them
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ THRIVE Lifeline (24-hours) Text “THRIVE” to 313.662.8209
🌏 List of suicide crisis lines

Under 24?

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Trevor Lifeline 866.488.7386
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Trevor Text. Text START to 678678
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ LGBT Youth Talkline 800.246.7743
πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦ LGBT Youthline call 800.268.9688
πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦ LGBT Youthline txt 647.694.4275
🌏 TrevorSpace social network
πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦ Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 686868
πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Crisis Text Line: Text SHOUT to 85258

Kicked out? Left home?

See HRC’s step-by-step guide On Our Own (PDF) and /r/lgbtHavens Here’s a list of LGBT community centers in the US. Contact the center closest to you and they should be able to help you.

Trans* & Genderqueer

Trans LifeLine
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ 877.565.8860
πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦ 877.330.6366


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ LGBT Senior Hotline 888.234.7243
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ SAGE Helpline 877.360.5428


Are you hurting?

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Text CONNECT to 741741 to get free help from Crisis Text Line

Alternatives to cutting and self-harm
Self-harm prevention workbook

NAMI HelpLine is for anyone navigating mental health challenges

Domestic Violence

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ National Domestic Violence Hotline 800.799.SAFE

HIV/AIDS support

Just tested positive?
Feeling isolated?
Worried about your medications?
Wondering about your risk?
Caring for someone with HIV?

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ HIV Nightline (24-hours) 415.434.2437 or 800.628.9240
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ HIV Textline (24-hours) 415.200.2920

Psychedelic support

Are you struggling during or after an experience with psychedlics?

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Fireside Project β€” psychedlic peer support hotline β€” 623.473.7433

Addiction support

LGBTQ Addiction Guide