Equal Care for All

LGBT Patient Hotlines

The following hotlines are recommended for LGBT patients in crisis or in need of additional support. Note: These hotlines are not affiliated with or managed by Pride in Practice.

LGBT national hotline: (888) 843-4564

  • Serves all ages
  • Provides peer counseling, information, and local resources
  • Hours: Monday through Friday (4 p.m.-12 a.m. Eastern) and Saturday (12 p.m.-5 p.m. Eastern)
  • Run by LGBT National Help Center

LGBT national senior hotline: (888) 234-7243

  • Serves seniors
  • Provides peer counseling, information, and local resources
  • Hours: Monday through Friday (4 p.m.-12 a.m. Eastern) and Saturday (12 p.m.-5 p.m. Eastern)
  • Run by LGBT National Help Center

LGBT national youth talkline: (800) 246-7743

  • Serves teens and young adults under age 25
  • Provides peer counseling, information, and local resources
  • Hours: Monday through Friday (4 p.m.-12 a.m. Eastern) and Saturday (12 p.m.-5 p.m. Eastern)
  • Run by LGBT National Help Center

Trans hotline: (877) 565-8860

  • Serves all ages
  • Provides peer support for transgender or gender-questioning individuals
  • Hours: 24/7
  • Run by Trans Lifeline

TrevorLifeline: (866) 488-7386

  • Serves youth through young adults
  • Provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services
  • Hours: 24/7
  • Run by The Trevor Project

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