LGBTQ Resources

Attend weekly Gender Sexuality Alliance meetings here at Cleveland HS. Ask at the library for more information.

It Gets Better It Gets Better Project was started by Dan Savage and his partner Terry in response to several teen suicides in 2010. The 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.

affordable_college Affordable College: LGBTQ Students and College Affordability

PFLAG PFLAG (Parents, Family, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) provides links to support groups for both LGBTQ individuals and their friends and families. PFLAG LA is here in the LA area. Look for support groups in the SF Valley in English or in Spanish.

It Gets Better The mission of GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network) is to ensure that every member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

The Trevor Project The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ young people ages 13-24. If you need support, please call the Trevor Lifeline at 866-488-7386.

TransActive Gender Center Transactive Gender Center provides a holistic range of services and expertise to empower transgender and gender diverse children, youth and their families in living healthy lives, free of discrimination.

Check our OPAC (catalog) for lots of great LGBTQ book titles [search gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or queer], or see Ms. Broger-Mackey for assistance (she's an ally).

ALA Stonewall Book Awards for best LGBTQ literature for young adults.