Helpful Links

Resources for youth

  • Youth Resource Guide – excellent guide developed by PFLAG Greensboro
  • YOUTHSAFE – Greensboro-based organization providing LGBTQ youth ages 14-18 the opportunity to find community, share resource and build skills for responding creatively to the world around them. They welcome Alamance County youth.
  • QORDS – Six day overnight summer music camp for LGBTQ youth, ages 12-17
  • ASPYRE Youth Leadership Camp  for middle and HS LGBT students)
  • Queerlab: I Don’t Do Boxes:  youth-led media program exploring LGBT experiences in the Southeast and beyond.
  • The Trevor Project – national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ young people ages 13-24.
  • It Gets Better Project – mission is to uplift, empower, and connect LGBT youth around the world, to communicate that it gets better, and to create and inspire changes needed to make it better for them.
  • LGBT National Youth Talkline – provides confidential telephone, online private one-to-one chat and email peer-support, as well as factual information and local resources for cities and towns across the United States.  800246-7743, M-F,4pm-midnight and Sat, 12pm-5pm.
  • Growing up LGBT in America – report on survey of LGBT-identified youth ages 13-17;  from Human Rights Campaign
  • National Runaway Safeline – 24/7 runaway crisis line  – 800-786-2929

Area Organizations:

General resources

Area Pride Celebrations

Area PFLAG Chapters