If you or someone you know is at risk of self-harm or is having suicidal thoughts, here are some LGBT-friendly resources for immediate use.
Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-8255
The Trevor Project - (866)-488-7386
Trans Lifeline - (877)-565-8860
@translifeline (Twitter) - [These are staffed entirely by members of the trans community]
LGBTQ partner abuse & sexual assault helpline (open 24/7, toll-free, confidential)
Chat online: www.vsdvalliance.org
GLBT National Hotline - free & confidential service that provides telephone, online private 1-to-1 chat and email peer-support, as well as factual information and local resources for cities and towns across the United States, with a resource database of over 15,000 listings.
M-F 4pm-midnight EST
Sat 12pm-5pm EST
Canadian residents: a list of resources is available here.
Are you aware of a trans-friendly organization that should be on this list? Contact us and let us know.