Connect with other LGBTQ+ youth through groups or events, and find affirming resources on common topics like gender identity and sexual orientation.
The Trevor Project provides lifesaving and life-affirming services to LGBTQ+ youth. If you need support, call the Trevor Lifeline at (866) 488-7386, text START to 678-678, or chat confidentially online. TrevorSpace is an affirming, online community for LGBTQ young people between the ages of 13-24 years old.
Outright Vermont is a queer youth advocacy, education, and youth space that provides peer support groups, camps, and events, education for schools and nonprofits, and support for adult caregivers and family members of trans and gender non-conforming youth.
GLOW (Gay, Lesbian, Or Whatever) @ Mt. Anthony Union Middle School
is committed to being an inclusive group for people of all genders and orientations. GLOW welcomes students who are questioning, who are allies, and anyone else regardless of where they are in their journey to finding themselves. Contact advisors Ms. Marks or Alyssa Irizarry for more information and to get involved.
SAGAA (Sexuality and Gender Awareness Alliance) @ Mt. Anthony Union High School
is a safe space for LGBTQ+ students and allies. SAGAA provides education and fosters awareness about sexuality and gender for the MAUHS community. Contact advisor Chloe West for more information and to get involved.
Q Chat Space provides live and chat-based online discussion groups for LGBTQ+ and questioning teens ages 13 to 19. Q Chat Space live chats are facilitated by caring (and verified) facilitators who are are staff and volunteers from youth programs at LGBTQ+ centers across the country.
imi is a free, digital, science-backed mental health web tool for queer teens to learn coping skills, hear stories from real LGBTQ+ teens, and explore resources that affirm queer identities and boost mental health.
Queer Youth Assemble is a queer youth-led nonprofit whose mission is to bring joy and autonomy to all queer youth under 25 in the United States and territories. Check out their resources for queer youth!