Here’s a list of resources that we hope will be helpful to you!
It’s certainly not a complete list! If you have further questions or would like more specific resources, feel free to reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll try to point you in a helpful direction.
LGBTQ2IA+ Support Resources
The LGBTQ Center in South Bend
Local programming and support
The OutCenter in Benton Harbor
Regional support for LGBTQ people and their families
Indiana Youth Group
Supporting LGBTQ+ youth, building caring communities.
IYG creates safer spaces to foster community and provides programming that empowers LGBTQ+ youth and magnifies their voices.
Somos Familia: Resources for Latinx families with LGBQ children
Somos Familia builds leadership in our Latinx families and communities to create a culture where people of diverse genders and sexual orientations can thrive
OutCare is the nation’s first comprehensive resource for LGBTQ+ healthcare
SAGE Resources: Advocacy and Services for LGBTQ Elders
Caregiving, cultural competency, housing, HIV/AIDS, discrimination, healthcare, etc. resources for older LGBTQ people
TREEs (Transgender Resource, Education & Enrichment Services
Organization to take transgender education & resources to under-served small town and rural communities
Trans Folx Fighting Eating Disorders
Find community support for trans folx with eating disorders. Online support groups, BIPOC-specific peer support groups, Fat ED recovery groups, mentor opportunities, lists of credible counselors, dieticians, and recovery coaches
Password protected online space for Trans people to share medical questions, procedures, and personal stories.
GEKCO Gender Expansive Kids and Company
Indianapolis-based confidential, peer-led support group for families of gender expansive children.
GenderNexus is bringing transgender and nonbinary communities together across Indiana to foster a community that is healthy, informed, and empowered by increasing access to care in all seven dimensions of wellness.
General resource that allows you to search by topic/question/identity
The National Domestic Violence Hotline
RAINN: sexual assault hotline
Crisis Text Line: suicide prevention, domestic violence, and other crisis hotline
Text HOME to 741741
National Suicide Prevention Hotline
The Trevor Project: Crisis intervention and suicide prevention for LGBTQ people
Trans Lifeline: Peer support and crisis hotline for Trans people
LGBT National Help Center
LGBT National Youth Talkline
Love is Respect: Love and dating hotline
Or Text LOVEIS to 22522
The National Runaway Safeline
The True Colors United: Youth homelessness within the LGBTQ community