LGBTQ Community

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NAMI Maine


NAMI Maine Testimonial - Family-To-Family Program

A free, evidence-based, 8-week educational course for family members and friends of people living with mental illness

Mental Health Crisis

Educational program for parents and primary caregivers of children & adolescents living with mental illnesses

Mental Health Support Group - NAMI Connection
Family Support Group

For friends and family members supporting individuals living with mental health challenges

NAMI Maine Testimonial - Support Group
Recovery Support Group

For individuals living with mental health challenges

Family Mental Health Support Group - NAMI
Suicide Prevention

The Maine Suicide Prevention Program is coordinated by the Injury Prevention Program at Maine CDC within Maine’s DHHS. Program activities are implemented by NAMI Maine in partnership with the Maine Medical Association.

Sources of Strength - Peer Mental Health Program
Sources of Strength

Peer Program = Sources of Strength is one of the first suicide prevention programs that uses peer leaders to enhance protective factors associated with reducing suicide at the school population level.




New England Transmasculine Resources = Web resource that contains an extensive list of general transgender resources in New England


EqualityMaine is dedicated to creating a fair and equal society for Maine’s LGBTQ+ community | 207-761-3732 |


GLSEN Southern Maine is a chapter of GLSEN, a national organization fighting for every student’s right to a safe, supportive education

Hallowell Pride Alliance

Celebrating Hallowell and its LGBTQ+ community by offering education, outreach, advocacy & celebration in our communities


Maine’s Health Equity Alliance (HEAL) works to provide direct service and advocacy to people who live with HIV, substance abuse, and the LGBTQ+ community

207-990-3626 |

Mabel Wadsworth Center

Providing medically accurate and client-centered services = Their operations and reputation respects compassionate health care and education to the LGBTQ+ community & beyond | 207-947-5337 (OR) 800-948-5337

Maine Family Planning

Providing open door transgender healthcare in the Augusta & Lewiston areas | 207-922-3222


Hosts of the Maine Queer Health Community Database = an online resource that helps to improve LGBTQ+ community health access through a centralized, community based and reviewed list of health and wellness providers based in Maine. Their efforts build mutual liberation and support for the transgender community across Maine. |

New Beginnings

Bringing Safety, Connection, & Growth to Maine Communities = Primarily working with children, teens, & young adults = New Beginnings provides Mainers with new opportunities | 207-795-4077

OUT Maine

Creating welcoming and affirming communities for Maine’s LGBTQ+ youth, through support, empowerment, & education = Out Maine paves the way for cultural change | 800-530-6997 |

Outright L-A

Outright Lewiston/Auburn aims to create safe environments for Maine’s LGBTQ+ community between the ages of 12 and 21 |

Preble Street

 Working to provide barrier-free services to those suffering homelessness, hunger, poverty, and much more | 207-775-0026


Program of EqualityMaine that is designed to support and advocate on the behalf of Maine’s older LGBTQ community |

Trans Youth Equality Foundation

Providing education, advocacy and support for transgender and gender non-conforming children, youth & their families

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CDC = LGBT Health Inquires

Centers for Disease Control represents a hub of resources for those concerned with health issues and inequities affecting LGBT communities

American Psychological Association

APA provides educational and supportive resources on a range of LGBTQ+ resources

Centerlink LGBT Community Center Directory

This LGBT directory provides a search tool that locates local community centers with resources and support.


Dedicated to creating an accepting narrative for the LGBTQ+ community that leads to cultural change


Working to transform our nation’s schools to ensure that LGBTQ students can learn and grow in a bullying FREE environment | 212-727-0135 |

Human Rights Campaign

Working to tackle inequality issues in the LGBTQ community locally, nationally, and globally | 800-777-4723 |

It Gets Better Project

Developed base that provides inspiring educational resources, media programs, and international affiliates to the LGBTQ+ community |

Lambda Legal

Working to achieve full recognition of the civil rights of the LGBTQ+ community and everyone living with HIV = Their work is demonstrated through litigation, education, & public policy work | 212-809-8585

Mental Health First Aid

Educational courses built to help you identify, understand, and respond to mental illness and substance use disorders |


Building a strong foundation of support, education, advocacy, & respect for LGBTQ+ people | 202-467-8180

The Association of Gay & Lesbian Psychiatrists

AGLP offers resources for LGBT individuals experiencing mental health conditions

aglp.prg |

The Family Acceptance Project

Aiming to prevent health and mental health risks for youth in the LGBTQ+ community = The initiative utilizes research, intervention, education, and policy to create direct impact. |

The Gay & Lesbian Medial Association Directory

Providing a search tool that locates LGBTQ-inclusive health care providers |

The LGBT National Help Center

Connecting individuals with confidential peer support (call, text, & online chat)

National Hotline = 888-843-4564

Youth Talk Line = 800-246-7743

Senior Talk Line = 888-234-7243

New York Switchboard = 212-989-0999

The Trevor Project

Providing crisis intervention & suicide prevention services to the LGBTQ+ community under 25 years old | 866-488-7386

Trevor Project - LGBTQ+
Trans Lifeline

Advocating and promoting resources to trans people | 877-565-8860

Pronouns - LGBTQ
Important PHONE #s

Maine Crisis Line = 888-568-1112

NAMI Maine Help Line = 800-464-5767

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline = 800-273-8255

Trans LifeLine = 877-565-8860

Trevor Project LifeLine = 866-488-7386

Important TEXT #s


Maine Crisis Line = 888-568-1112