|A youth center located in Philadelphia, PA, which exclusively serves Philadelphia and the surrounding area’s LGBTQ youth.
|Advocates for Youth champions efforts to help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health. Advocates believes it can best serve the field by boldly advocating for a more positive and realistic approach to adolescent sexual health. Advocates for Youth offer a wide variety of resources, programs, and initiatives focusing on youth education.|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters is a mentoring organization whose mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
|Brandywine Counseling and Community Services, Inc. is a Delaware based non-profit organization dedicated to serving Delawareans through a variety of services offered at their five facilities statewide.
Camp Lightbulb celebrates LGBTQ young people, ages 14 to 18, with magical, overnight camp experiences, filled with fun, pride, community, friends, support, self-discovery and memories to last a lifetime!
|ARC is a comprehensive counseling, educational and medical service program funded through Children and Families first to help youth reduce risk-taking behaviors. Their services are offered at three centers in New Castle County and one center in Dover.
|Delaware is a small state. It is often thought that many of its residents know everyone else in the state. This is particularly true in the LGBT community. With that understanding, we intend to inform the public about people, places, events and current affairs relevant to the queer community of Delaware.|
|Rainbow Rumpus is the world‘s only online literary magazine for children and youth with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) parents. We provide a safe, fun, and empowering place for young people to create and enjoy art, break through isolation, build community, and take action to make the world a better place.|
|The Family Acceptance Project™ is a research, intervention, education and policy initiative that works to prevent health and mental health risks for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) children and youth, including suicide, homelessness and HIV – in the context of their families, cultures and faith communities. We use a research-based, culturally grounded approach to help ethnically, socially and religiously diverse families to support their LGBT children.|
GSA Network operates the GSA Network of California, which connects over 900 clubs across the state, the National Association of GSA Networks, which unites 40 statewide networks of GSA clubs, and GSAs Unite (unite.gsanetwork.org), an online campaign and petition platform supporting youth organizers across the country.
|GETRIGHTSIDEUP is a subcommittee of the Delaware Suicide Prevention Coalition. We are made up of various organizations and schools in Delaware. The mission of GETRIGHTSIDEUP is to promote mental well being and suicide awareness to the youth population. We are focused on raising awareness on the topic of youth suicide and promoting help seeking behavior in youth. Our aim is to educate parents, youth and the community of Delaware and help individuals play an active part in suicide prevention. We hope to do this by providing youth volunteer opportunities and planning events and activities for the school year. We also want to provide resources for the community so that all feel ready, willing and able to help.|
|Give A Damn is many things – an online magazine, a stress-free place of learning, and an agent of change. A project of the True Colors Fund, Give A Damn supports the organization’s work to end homelessness among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth. Think of it as all the things we need to give a damn about in order to end LGBT youth homelessness.|
|Campus Pride represents the leading national nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization for student leaders and campus groups working to create a safer college environment for LGBTQ students. The organization is a volunteer-driven network “for” and “by” student leaders. The primary objective of Campus Pride is to develop necessary resources, programs and services to support LGBTQ and ally students on college campuses across the United States.|
|The Campus Pride Index is a vital tool for assisting campuses in learning ways to improve their LGBTQ campus life and ultimately shape the educational experience to be more inclusive, welcoming and respectful of LGBTQ and ally people.|
|(You do not need to be a UD Student)||Haven is the University of Delaware’s largest Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQ+) Registered Student Organization (RSO). We use the plus symbol to emphasize that identity is not limited to these six labels. We are a University-funded and student-run club and though our meetings and events are geared towards members of the LGBTQ+ community and their allies, all, including but not limited to students and faculty of the University of Delaware, are welcome to come. We are also a safe space where members of the queer community can meet other queer individuals and be open about themselves without fear of judgment.|
|Our mission is to communicate to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth around the world that it gets better, and to create and inspire the changes needed to make it better for them.|
|Foundation offering scholarship and grants to LGBTQ students.|
|LGBT Scholarships & Financial Aid||This guide provides a variety of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) scholarships in popular career fields such as the arts, physical or social sciences, advocacy and education, tips and resources for funding your master’s degree, and a scholarship application checklist to help you succeed in your academic pursuits.|
|Health issue topics and information provided by the Center for Disease Control|
|A Resource site with information for todays LGBTQ youth.|
|A Resource site with information for todays LGBTQ youth.|
|A Government site with information on Sexual Assault|
|A News website with information specifically geared towards today’s LGBTQ youth.|
|An online resource with links and pages on a variety of topics ranging from general information on the LGBTQ community to history to LGBTQ youth of color to transgender and gender variant youth. The website also has resources geared towards specific people, such as educators, advocates, supporters, and youth themselves.|
|Information on prevention as well as resources for students who are being bullied.|
|Trans Student Educational Resources is a youth-led organization dedicated to transforming the educational environment for trans and gender nonconforming students through advocacy and empowerment. In addition to our focus on creating a more trans-friendly education system, our mission is to educate the public and teach trans activists how to be effective organizers. We believe that justice for trans and gender nonconforming youth is contingent on an intersectional framework of activism. Ending oppression is a long-term process that can only be achieved through collaborative action.|
|The LGBTQ Caucus is committed to fostering and sustaining a welcoming and affirming climate on campus for LGBTQ employees, students, families and visitors in accord with University of Delaware’s strategic plan.|
|Youth Pride Council||Founded in 1946, United Way of Delaware (UWD) works to advance the common good by focusing on the three stragic areas: Early Education, College and Career Readiness and Finacial Stability. UWDE is engaged in long-term programs designed to eliminate the root causes of Delaware’s most pressing social problems in New Castle, Kent, and Sussex counties. UWDE works collectively with business, government, social service agencies, academic groups, community organizations and concerned individuals to establish positive, long-lasting solutions for today and into the future.|
|866-488-7386||Founded in 1998 by the creators of the Academy Award®-winning short film TREVOR, 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.|
|Youth Talk Line
|The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender (GLBT) National Help Center, founded in 1996, is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization that provides vital peer-support, community connections and resource information to people with questions regarding sexual orientation and/or gender identity.|
|1-855-201-2121||121help.me is a program of the North American Alliance of Child Helplines (NAACH). The goal of the program is to create universal crisis portals for children/youth, both on the phone and on-line, as mechanisms to reach qualified, professional crisis counselors 24/7.|