LGBTQ+ Resources

Resources for LGBTQ+ Clients & Families

Trans-specific Resources

Gender Spectrum:


      Information on medical care/guidelines:





      Resources for Schools:



      Family Support Services:




        - for Spanish-speaking families

        - Church offering free clothes, shoes, makeup, etc to transgender teens, young adults, and adults 


      For affirming appearance/shapewear options:











      Assistance with Legal Name and Gender Marker Change:





      Fingerprinting & Notary services for legal documents:


Crisis Hotlines and Text and Chat Services

The Trevor Project

      Text: Text “START” to 678-678 (24/7)

      Phone: 866-488-7386 (24/7, free)


Trans Lifeline—877-565-8860 (24/7, free)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255; 

Advocacy Groups

Houston Based LGBT Resources

Houston-area LGBTQ+ resources

Covenant House:

The Gender Book:

Gender Infinity:

Legacy Community Health Center:

The Mahogany Project:

The Montrose Center/HATCH Youth:

Organización Latina de Trans en Texas: 

PFLAG Houston:

Planned Parenthood:

Texas Children’s Gender Medicine Program:

Trans Legal Aid Clinic Houston:

University of Houston LGBTQ Resource Center:

Texas & National LGBTQ+ Resources

American Psychological Association:

Equality Texas:

Family Acceptance Project:

The Gender Education Network:

The Gender Wheel:

Gender Spectrum (CA):

GLAAD (national):


Human Rights Campaign:

It Gets Better Project: 

Lambda Legal:

Legal Resource for Transgender Youth:

National Child Traumatic Stress Network:

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force:

National Center for Transgender Equality:


Trans Student Educational Resources:

Transgender Education Network of Texas:

The Trevor Project:

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration:

World Professional Association for Transgender Health:

Crisis Resources

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

              Phone: 1–800–273–TALK (8255)*           

              Text Line: Text “HOME” to 741741



     Crisis Intervention of Houston

              Phone: 832-416-1177

              Phone for teens: 832-416-1199

              Text: 281-201-4430


     The Trevor Project

              Phone: 866-488-7386

              Text: Text “START” to 678-678



    Trans Lifeline

              Phone: 877-565-8860


LGBT Switchboard Houston

              Phone: 713-529-3211

              (General resources and 24 hour helpline)