LGBTQ Youth Resources

Below you will find a collection of helpful LGBTQ focused youth resources including help lines, legal resources, support groups, recreational activities, and others ways to get connected and involved. 

Seattle Area: 

Teen Link: An anonymous and confidential help line for teens by teens/Open 6p-10p/ 1-866-833- 6546 (www.866teenlink.org ) Find services for teens across king county and across the country by visiting their online resource book.

(https://866teenlink.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/WTTFT-2018-2019.pdf)

 

Camp Ten Trees: A camp for queer youth or youth coming from queer families (http://www.camptentrees.org/)
 

Seattle Counseling Services: A variety of counseling services available for sexual minorities (http://www.seattlecounseling.org)
 

The 2017 King County Trans Resource and Referral Guide: It is comprehensive community tool for trans and gender nonconforming individuals, their families to find trans resources from across king county.

(https://kctransguide.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-TRRG_EN_HOME_final.pdf)

 

Ingersoll Gender Center: A mutual support and education organization for transgender, trans*, gender variant, and genderqueer people/ 206-860-6065/(http://www.ingersollcenter.org)
 

PFLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays): A support group and activist organization for families and friends of queerfolk/ Seattle chapter number 206-325-7724
 

Safe Schools Coalition: A group to help with harassment and bullying in schools/ 1-888-307-9275 (http://www.safeschoolzine.org)


COLAGE (Children of Lesbians and Gays Everywhere): A support group for youth of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans* and/or queer parents (http://www.colage.org/colage-chapter/colage-seattle- chapter)


YouthCare: Has a variety of programs and housing available for LGBTQ youth and/or are LGBTQ friendly/206-694-4500/ (www.youthcare.org)


Lambert House: A center for LGBTQ youth that empowers youth through the development of leadership, social, and life skills/ 206-322-2515/ (http://www.lamberthouse.org)


Northwest Network of Bisexual, Transgender, Lesbian, and Gay Survivors of Abuse: Provides advocacy and support for youth in crisis/206-568-7777/ (https://www.nwnetwork.org)


API CHAYA Queer Network Program- A program that works to engage the Asian-Pacific Islander culture in preventing intimate partner violence/ 206-467-9976/ (https://www.aphichaya.org)

 

Seattle Park and Rec LGBTQ: Offers a variety of safe and welcoming space for LGBTQ teens/ 206-883-6110/ Contact Randy Wiger at randy.wiger@seattle.gov

 

 Lavender Rights Project: Provide low-cost civil legal services and community programming centered in values of social justice for trans and queer low-income people and other marginalized communities. /2425 6th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134 / (206) 639-7955

North of Seattle 

GLOBE (Gay, Lesbian, or Bisexual Empowerment: Meets weekly Wednesdays from 6p-8p in Everett / 425-263-2908/ globeleadership@hotmail.com/ (https://www.globeyouth.com) 

South of Seattle 

Stonewall Youth: Meetings weekly Wednesday from 5p-7p in Olympia and offers other LGBTQ youth related activities and events/ 360-705-2738/ (https://www.stonewallyouth.org)


The Oasis Youth Center: Queer drop-in center in Tacoma, offers a variety of groups, resources and referrals/ 253-671-2838 / (https://www.oasisyouthcenter.org)

East of Seattle 

B-GLAD (Bisexual, Gay, Lesbian Adolescent Drop-in): Meets weekly on Thursday from 5p-7p at Youth Eastside Services (YES) in Bellevue and provides other resources and referrals for LGBTQ youth/ 425-747-4937/ (https://www.youtheastsideservices.org)


PFLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays): A support group and activist organization for families and friends of queerfolk/ email: info@bellevue-pflag.org 

Online LGBTQ Resources 

Youth Resource (https://www.youthresource.com)

The Q-Card Project (http://www.qcardproject.com)

Everyone Is Gay (http://everyoneisgay.com)

GLSEN (https://www.glsen.org)
Road Map (https://www.tsroadmap.com/index.html)
ACLU Schools and Youth Project (https://aclu.org/issues/lgbt-rights/lgbt-youth)

National LGBTQ Help Lines 

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender National Hotline 

o 1-888-THE GLNH (843-4564) 

Trans LifelineoThe Hotline

o US:877-565-8860 Canada: 877-330-6366

The Trevor Lifeline
o 1-866-488-7386

Peer Listening Line for LGBT
o 1-800-399-PEER (7337) (25 and under)  

National Center for Lesbian Rights Legal Helpline

 o 1-800-528-6257 

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​Call:

360.421.2996

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