• Resources for LGBTQ and their Allies
    (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender/Transexual, Queer/Questioning) 
     
    Pottstown PFLAG - Support for families, allies, and people who are LGBTQ, including meetings every third Thursday of the month at 7pm (see community events calendar or website for more details).
                               Phone: 484-363-1924       
                               Email: montco.pflag@gmail.com
        
     The Trevor Project - Provide crisis and suicide prevention for LGBTQ youth.  
                               Phone: 866-488-7386
     
    121 Help Me > 24/7 youth helpline or call 1-855-201-2121 
     
    The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender National Hotline - provides telephone, online private one-to-one chat and email peer-support, as well as factual information and local resources for cities and towns across the United States.  All services are free and confidential.
                               Phone: 888-843-4564
                               Youth Talkine: 800- 246-7743 
     
    Trans Lifeline - a hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people.
                               Phone: 877-565-8860
     
     GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network) - Strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression. 
     
    Gender Spectrum - helps to create gender sensitive and inclusive environments for all children and teens.
     
    The Children's Hospital of Philadephia's Gender and Sexuality Clinic - offers medical and psychosocial support for gender variant, gender non-conforming and transgender children and youth up to 21 years of age and their families.
     
    I'll go with you-  Allies go into bathrooms and other spaces with transgender people who may be afraid or concerned about their safety. An ally offers support, buffering, and nonviolent assistance when asked.
     
    It Gets Better Project - Shows young LGBT people the levels of happiness, potential, and positivity their lives will reach – if they can just get through their teen years. The It Gets Better Project wants to remind teenagers in the LGBT community that they are not alone — and it WILL get better.
     
    It's Pronounced Metrosexual - Articles and edugraphics relating to gender and sexuality.  Including a comprehensive list of LTBTQ+ terminology and the Genderbread Person.