On this page we have collected resources that may be of interest. They are organized into 3 categories:
- Crisis Resources
- LGBTQIA Health Resources
- Princeton-area organizations
The following are national help lines for those in crisis or in danger. If you are struggling and need help, don’t wait, and don’t suffer alone: remember, asking for help is a sign of strength.
- The Trevor Project – serving youth to age 24: (866) 488-7386
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: (800) 273-8255 (online chat available)
- Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741-741
- The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender National Hotline: (888) 843-4564
- The GLBT National Youth Talkline – youth serving youth to age 25: (800) 246-7743
- The National Runaway Switchboard: (800) 786-2929
LGBTQIA Health Resources
Download these resources from PFLAG Princeton and HiTOPS
- Medical resources in the Princeton area
- Counseling resources from Princeton area
- Resources Guide from HiTOPS
- Other resources in the Princeton area
- LGBTQIA+ Starter Library of suggested books
Download these booklets from PFLAG National
- Our Trans Loved Ones: Questions and Answers for Parents, Families, and Friends of People Who Are Transgender and Gender Expansive
Our Trans Loved Ones is a brand-new, updated resource. Written by PFLAG staff members, and created with the help of content experts, reviewers, and PFLAGers with experience to share, it is full of information, first-person stories, and expert input geared to those who have a loved one who has come out as trans or gender expansive.
- Guide to Being a Trans Ally
This guide will help you learn more about what transgender means, develop competency around talking about the issue, become better informed about the challenges that many trans people face, and know specific ways that you can be a strong trans ally.
Princeton Area Resources
HiTOPS – Health Interested Teens’ Own Program on Sexuality (Princeton, NJ)
HiTOPS is a health education and advocacy organization dedicated to ensuring every adolescent safe passage to adulthood by providing comprehensive sexuality education and promoting healthy relationships and supportive connections.
21 Wiggins Street, Princeton, NJ 08540.
GLSEN – The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network
GLSEN works to end the cycle of bigotry and homophobia which victimizes gay and lesbian youth in schools throughout the U.S. Through its growing network of 85 chapters in 35 states, GLSEN strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.
GLSEN National Office
121 West 27th Street, Suite 804
New York, NY 10001