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Lesbian Gay Bi Trans YouthLine

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-962-2232 ; 1-888-687-9688 ; Text: 647-694-4275, Help Line
Toll Free Phone 1-800-268-9688, Help Line
E-Mail info@youthline.ca
Website www.youthline.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/lgbtyouthline
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/lgbtyouthline
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/LGBTYouthLine
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/lgbtyouthline
Primary Contact Minna Frederick, Manager, Peer Support; Phone: 416-962-2232 ext 201
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID19 Peer support helpline available by phone Mon-Tue 4 pm-9:30 pm EST, and chat and text support Mon-Fri, Sun 4 pm-9:30 pm EST, visit YouthLine website for details; not a crisis service

Anonymous, confidential peer support by telephone, email, text and chat, on issues of concern to 2SLGBTQ+ youth such as anti-oppression, anti-racism, sex and consent, STIs, HIV, self-care, mental health
Hours Phone support Mon-Tue 4 pm-9:30 pm EST ; Text and chat support Mon-Fri, Sun 4 pm-9:30 pm EST
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, two-spirited, intersex, queer and questioning youth 29 years and under; volunteer peer supporters 16-29 years with diverse 2SLGBTQ+ identities and lived experiences
Application For support, call 1-800-268-9688, text 647-694-4275, email askus@youthline.ca, or access chat at www.youthline.ca
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
Canada
Mailing Address PO Box 73118, Wood St 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M4Y 2W5
Physical Access Not Applicable
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Community Programs ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading 2SLGBTQ+ ; 2SLGBTQ+ Supports
Service Categories LGBTQ2+ Helplines ; Peer Support Services ~ LGBTQ2+ Youth ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ LGBTQ2+ Youth ; Talklines/Warmlines ~ LGBTQ2+ Youth ; Youth Issues Information Services ~ LGBTQ2+ Youth

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