The following organizations either offer services specifically for LGBTQ+ individuals or include inclusive, affirming statements on their websites and materials.
24-hour Crisis Hotline: 214-941-1991
Serves: Victims of family violence (women, men, and children; offers a separate men’s shelter)
“The Family Place has designed services specifically for victims of relationship violence from the LGBT community.”
24-hour Crisis Hotline: 972-641-7273
Services provided include: 24-hour crisis hotline, 24-hour walk-in crisis intervention, medical accompaniment, counseling services, law enforcement/judicial accompaniment, case management, and community education/prevention programs.
“We serve all individuals who have been impacted by sexual violence with respect and compassion. This includes women, men, the LGBTQ+ community, immigrants, refugees, and all other survivors of sexual violence.”
24-hour Crisis Hotline: 972-276-0053
Serves: Individuals who are affected by intimate partner and family violence (women, men and children)
“Hope’s Door offers free group and individual counseling services to individuals in the LGBT community who are affected by intimate partner and family violence.”
Serves: Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) communities and all people affected by HIV
“Through our health and wellness programs the Center provides culturally sensitive, LGBTQ-friendly services including low-cost mental health counseling, vaccinations, lab work, transgender health and HIV services.” Resource Center also offers community programs and advocacy.
“Trans Pride Initiative empowers trans and gender nonconforming persons to rise above social barriers to equal healthcare, housing, employment, and education.”
LGBT National Hotline (serving callers of all ages): 1-888-843-4564
Youth Hotline (serving youth through age 25): 1800-246-PRIDE (1-800-246-7743)
Serves: Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning people
Services provided include: Free and confidential peer support and local resources.
24-hour hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
Online chat available 7 days a week from 7am-2am CST
The NDV Hotline provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to enable victims to find safely and live lives free of abuse. Call if you would like more resources/information or if you are questioning unhealthy aspects of your relationship.
NDV Hotline: Information Regarding LGBTQ Relationship Violence
Serves: Transgender, gender non-conforming and gender non-binary survivors of sexual assault, domestic and dating violence, stalking, and hate violence
Services include: Educational webinars and print materials, resource lists, referrals to local service providers, a peer support listserv, and information and resources for service providers.
Serves: Transgender people experiencing a crisis, including includes people who may be struggling with their gender identity and are not sure that they are transgender.
24-hour Hotline: 1-866-488-7386
Text: Text “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200 (available M-F between 2pm-9pm CST)
Online chat available (7 days a week between 2pm-10pm CST)
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24.
24-hour hotline: 1-866-331-9474 or text “loveis” to 22522
Online chat available 24/7
Highly-trained advocates offer support, information and advocacy to young people who have questions or concerns about their dating relationships. We also provide information and support to concerned friends and family members, teachers, counselors, service providers and members of law enforcement. Free and confidential phone, live chat and texting services are available 24/7/365.
Love is Respect: Information Regarding LGBTQ Relationship Violence