Suicide Prevention & Crisis Intervention:

Resources for LGBT Youth & Their Allies

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From the Trevor Project (www.thetrevorproject.org):

  • “If you’re thinking about suicide, you deserve immediate help – please call the Trevor Lifeline at 866-488-7386.”
  • The Trevor Project is the “leading national [U.S.] organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24.”

Video from the Trevor Project

From the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org):

From the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (afsp.org):

From the Suicide Prevention Resource Center (www.sprc.org)

  • SPRC has an Issue Brief on Suicide and Bullying, with special attention to LGBT youth. The Center also offers materials “to help staff in schools, youth-serving agencies, and suicide prevention programs provide a workshop on suicide prevention among LGBT youth.”

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