LGBTQIA+ Crisis Support Resources


  • Trevor Project  24/7/365 Support for LGBTQIA+ youth. If you are thinking about suicide and in need of immediate support, please call or TrevorChat to connect with a counselor.
  • Trevor Lifeline 1-866-488-7386: Crisis intervention & Suicide prevention phone service 24/7/365.
  • Trevor Chat: Confidential online instant messaging with a Trevor counselor, 24/7.
  • Trevor Text: Text START to 678678. Confidential text messaging with a Trevor counselor.
  • Trevor Space: Start meeting LGBTQ friends today! TrevorSpace is an affirming international community for LGBTQ young people ages 13-24. Sign up and start a conversation!
  • Trevor Support Center: Find answers to frequently asked questions, and explore resources related to sexual orientation, gender identity and more!


  • Rape Crisis Center

    • 24/7 Help Line 608-251-7273

    • Línea de Ayuda 608-258-2567

  • Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (DAIS)

    • Help Line: 608-251-4445 or 800-747-4045; If you are in immediate danger, call 911

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 

    • 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)

  • Briarpatch

    • Teens Like Us (Briarpatch): Support Group for LGBTQIA2+ youth ages 13-17.  Weekly group meetings via Zoom every Wednesday from 5:30-7:30pm. Contact Emily or Ollie for the Zoom link and further information: or 

      • If you have any youth interested in joining group, please have them fill out our intake form.

    • 24/7 Help Line 608.251.1126 or 800.798.1126 

    • Shelter for youth of all gender identities, age 12-17