LGBT Resources

Helplines:

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender National Hotline
www.glnh.org/
1-888-843-4564 (Available Monday-Friday, 4:00pm-midnight; Saturday, noon-5:00pm)
Services are free and confidential for callers of all ages. There is also a Youth Talkline for teens and young adults through age 25: 1-800-246-7743.

The Trevor Project
http://www.thetrevorproject.org/
1-866-488-7386 (Available 24 hours a day/7 days a week)
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. Also offers secure instant messaging and text service.

Groups in our area:

Center for Social Justice Education and LGBT Communities at Rutgers University
*For Rutgers Students
http://socialjustice.rutgers.edu/
Tillett Hall, Room 247
53 Avenue E
Piscataway, NJ 08854
Livingston Campus
The Center provides educational, social, and leadership development programs and activities for LGBT students, allies, and staff/faculty Liaisons for LGBT students.

PFLAG: Princeton NJ Area Chapter
http://www.pflagprinceton.org/
Trinity Church
33 Mercer Street
Princeton, NJ 08540
Made up of parents, families, friends, and straight allies uniting with LGBT people, PFLAG is committed to advancing equality through its mission of support, education and advocacy. PFLAG has more than 350 chapters across the nation.

Pride Center of New Jersey
http://www.pridecenter.org/
85 Raritan Ave., Suite 100
Highland Park, NJ
A welcoming place for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and questioning men, women and teens to meet, socialize, share, bond, grow in self-awareness and thrive.

Additional Resources:

Department of Children and Families: LGBTQI Resources
http://www.state.nj.us/dcf/adolescent/lgbtqi/
A list of resources, including Gay and Lesbian Political Action and Support Group, NJ Lesbian and Gay Coalition, and GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network).

NJ Gay Life
http://www.njgaylife.com/
This is the official website for the Garden State GLBT community, with forums, blogs, and a directory of GLBT organizations in NJ.

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