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).
121 Help Me > 24/7 youth helpline or call 1-855-201-2121
Youth Talkine: 800- 246-7743
Trans Lifeline - a hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people.
Gender Spectrum - helps to create gender sensitive and inclusive environments for all children and teens.
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.