Websites and Resources
The Trevor Project: The leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning youth.
GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian, Straight Education Network): GLSEN works to ensure that LGBTQ students are able to learn and grow in a school environment free from bullying and harassment.
PFLAG: PFLAG is here to provide support, information, and resources for LGBTQ+ people, their parents and families, and allies.
Welcoming Schools: A bias-based bullying prevention program that provides LGBTQ and gender-inclusive professional development training, lesson plans, booklist, and resources specifically designed for educators and youth-serving professionals.
The Multicultural Center at The Ohio State University: The MCC offers several hundred programs a year - cultural and intercultural celebrations, heritage and awareness events, dialogues, workshops, student leadership and cohort meetings, prejudice-reduction training, wellness initiatives, and Social Justice Engagement courses.
CDC: LGBT Youth Resources
Links from Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth Workshop (June 21, 2021)
The Gender Elephant with Moveable Markers (Word Document)
Links from Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth Workshop (June 28, 2021)
The Trevor Project: Get Help Now (24/7/365 Support for Youth)
Nationwide Children's Hospital (Franklin County)
Lighthouse Youth & Family Services (Cincinnati)
Kaleidoscope Youth Center (Columbus)
Q Chat Space: A Community for LGBTQ+ Teens
Mental Health Text Line (Text "HOME" to 741741 for immediate connection with a counselor)
Trans Student Education Resources: Infographics