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GLBT Resources

Buckeye Region Anti-Violence Organization (BRAVO)

Teens can call the toll-free confidential helpline to receive advice and report hate crimes, discrimination, domestic violence or sexual assault and more. They also offer a domestic violence support group for lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgendered people.
870 North Pearl Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 294-7867 or (866) 862-7286

Kaleidoscope Youth Center

Kaleidoscope Youth Center supports youth ages 12 to 20 who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. They offer a range of programs and activities, including discussion groups, social activities, leadership training and support for gay-straight alliances.
Physical Address: 603 East Town Street, Columbus, Ohio, 43215
Mailing Address: PO Box 8104, Columbus, Ohio 43201
(614) 294-5437

LGBT National Help Center

The GLBT Youth Talkline provides free, confidential telephone and email counseling, information and local resources. Telephone volunteers are in their teens and early twenties and speak with teens about coming-out issues, relationship concerns, parent issues, school problems, STDs and other issues.
2261 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94114
National Talkine: (800) 246-7743
National Hotline: (888) 843-4564

Stonewall Columbus (SWC)

Provides a community center and offers various social and peer support services and programs to the central Ohio GLBT community.
1160 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43201
(614) 299-7764

Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is a national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth. They operate a nationwide toll-free confidential helpline for teens and youth.
8704 Santa Monica Boulevard, West Hollywood, California 90069
Toll-free: (866) 488-7386