Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Two Important Phone Numbers

Every year around this time, I write about the need to open your hearts and homes to LGBT people. Many have been estranged by their families and friends and depression sets in this time of the year, so open doors to them and invite them to share the holidays with you.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free suicide prevention service available to anyone in suicidal crisis.

Phone: 1-800-SUICIDE // 1-800-784-2433
Also: 1-800-273-TALK // 1-800-273-8255

Para obtener asistencia en espaƱol durante las 24 horas, llame al 1-888-628-9454

TTY: 1-800-799-4TTY (4889)

Web: www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

On MySpace: www.myspace.com/suicidepreventionlifeline

The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project operates the only nationwide, around-the-clock crisis and suicide prevention helpline for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth. If you or a friend are feeling lost or alone call The Trevor Helpline. There is hope, there is help...

Phone: 1.866.4.U.TREVOR // 1.866.488.7386
Web: www.thetrevorproject.org/helpline.aspx

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