LGBT Youthline offers free, compassionate and confidential support over text message (SMS) and online chat. We are here to help youth, the 2SLGBTQ+ community in Ontario, Canada who may require support with abuse & domestic violence, anxiety, bullying, Dementia & Alzheimer's, depression, eating & body image, family issues, gambling, gender & sexual identity, grief & loss, loneliness, parenting, pregnancy & abortion, relationships, school or work issues, self-harm, sexual abuse, stress, substance use, suicide, supporting a friend or family member, trauma & PTSD.
We are dedicated to preventing suicide. If you are contemplating suicide or wanting to kill yourself, we will listen without judgment and support you.
When you contact us you will talk with one of our trained and supportive peers or volunteers who will listen to you with empathy and understanding, and work together with you to find a meaningful way foward. They are experienced in knowing how to help people who have challenges like what you are going through.
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- Anonymous: we never see your phone number or your location, unless you share it with us - By and for 2SLGBTQ youth age 29 and under in Ontario, Canada - We can talk about whatever is on your mind, but are not trained to support immediate crisis.