Local Gay Resources

For Gay Youth, Adults, and Parents

Trevor Project
Trevor Lifeline (866) 488-7386
Crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth.
Administrative Offices
8704 Santa Monica Blvd Ste.200
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(310) 271-8845

Gay-Straight Alliance Network
A youth leadership organization that connects school-based Gay-Straight Alliances (GSAs) to each other and community resources through peer support, leadership development, and training.
Southern California Regional Office:
Gay-Strait Alliance Network
1145 Wilshire Blvd. #100
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Phone: 213-482-4021
Fax: 213-482-4027

John Burroughs High School
Gay-Straight Alliance

The goal of a Gay-Straight Alliance clubs in schools is to create safe environments in schools for students to support each other and learn about homophobia, transphobia, and other oppressions, to educate the school community about homophobia, transphobia, gender identity, and sexual orientation issues, and to fight discrimination, harassment, and violence in schools.
(818) 558-4777
Student Advisor: Mr. Mullady

Burbank High School

(818) 558-4700
Student Advisor: Ms. Kelly Saunders

GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network)
This is the youth organizing site of GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network) an organization that works to educate teachers (K-12) and the public at large about the damaging effects of homophobia and discrimination on youth and adults. It sponsors national programs for schools that focus on GBLT issues, has program and printed resources for students and teachers, and conducts research that helps identify GBLT issues in schools.
The local chapter of GLSEN is:
Orange County Chapter
P.O. Box 3687
Tustin, CA 92781
(714) 979-4138

PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)
β€œPFLAG promotes the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons, their families and friends…and acts to create a society that is healthy and respectful of human diversity.”
PFLAG National Office
1828 L Street, NW
Suite 660
Washington, D.C. 20036
(202) 467-8180

Nearby local chapter:
PFLAG Pasadena
P.O. Box 125
Altadena, CA 91003

Queer Parents LA
For gay and lesbian parents get together as families for their kids to play and parents to mingle.

LA Gay Center
Provides a broad array of services for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender community, Services include HIV testing, mental heatlh, homeless youth, seniors, domestic violence, career, and the center also sponsors entertainment events and hosts information on community news and events.
L.A. Gay and Lesbian Center
1625 N. Schrader Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(323) 993-7400

Purpose: β€œTo end discrimination, the ACLA seeks both to change the law and to convince Americans that sexual orientation and gender discrimination is wrong. The ACLU carries out this work in five priority areas: basic rights and liberties, parenting, relationship and marriage, youth and schools, and transgender discrimination.”
ACLU of Southern California
1313 W. 8th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017
(213) 977-9500

GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation)
Amplifies the voice of the LGBT community by empowering real people to share their stories, holding the media accountable for the words and images they present, and helping grassroots organizations communicate effectively.
5455 Wilshire Blvd #1500
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 933-2240

ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
Promotes the collection, preservation, documentation and understanding of LGBTQA history and culture, presenting events, exhibitions and other activities. The library is open to the public for research. Times and directions are available on the website.

ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
909 W. Adams Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90007
(213) 741-0094

ONE Archives Gallery & Museum
626 N. Robertson Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069

The GLBT Resource Guide
A large list of GLBT resources put together by onlinedatingsites.net.

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