Support

The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project: Founded in 1998 by the creators of the Academy Award®-winning short film TREVOR, 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.

-Trevor Lifeline – (866-488-7386) – You can call the Trevor Lifeline to connect with a trained volunteer counselor who is ready to listen.

-TrevorText– You can text message with a trained counselor on Fridays between 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Pacific) / 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Eastern). Text the word “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200. Standard text messaging rates apply.

-TrevorChat – If you want to talk with a trained volunteer counselor online, visit TrevorChat. It’s a free, confidential chat service available 7 days a week from 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Pacific / 3:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Eastern.

UConn Recovery Community

University of Connecticut Recovery Community (URC): The mission of the UConn Recovery Community (URC) is to provide an environment that is supportive to the needs of students recovering from addiction. We provide support through community building, social support, academic support, substance free activities, advocacy, outreach, and creating greater opportunities to access resources and services available on campus. We are inclusive of all students seeking to recover from addictive behaviors and value the personal dignity of each member.

Wellness & Prevention Services (WPS) Wilson Hall Room 126 South Campus

http://wellness.uconn.edu/

LGBT-Friendly Health & Medical in Connecticut

List of LGBT friendly physicians in Connecticut (via Gay Lesbian Directory)

 

PFLAG Hampton

PFLAG (www.pflag.org) is a national organization that provides support for parents, friends, families, and allies of people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer.  PFLAG Hampton is the first chapter in northeast Connecticut.  The chapter offers support, education, and advocacy.

The chapter invites parents, friends, families, and allies, as well as those who identify as LGBTQ to share their experiences and concerns in a completely confidential and supportive environment.

Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month, at 6:30pm, at the Hampton Community Center, 178 Main Street, Hampton, CT.  Contact PFLAG Hampton with questions or concerns at pflaghampton@gmail.com.  Also, visit the chapter on Facebook or at www.pflaghampton.org.