• Gay Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN)  At GLSEN, we want every student, in every school, to be valued and treated with respect, regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We believe that all students deserve a safe and affirming school environment where they can learn and grow.


  • The Trevor Project, is a national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24. Trevor also has a confidential, toll-free suicide hotline for gay and questioning youth.


  • PowerPoint presentation from The Trevor Project webinar: Connect, Accept, Respond, survivors-medEmpower: How to Support LGBTQ Youth, February 2011





  • “Suicide and Bullying,” Issue Brief from the Suicide Prevention Resource Center, March 2011: examines the relationship between suicide and bullying among children and adolescents, with special attention to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth. It alshutterstock_319296881-300x199so explores strategies for preventing these problems.