Community resources for transgender and gender-expansive people of all ages

The Attic Youth Center – offers counseling and youth services

The Attic creates opportunities for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth to develop into healthy, independent, civic-minded adults within a safe and supportive community and promotes the acceptance of LGBTQ youth in society.

255 South 16th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

William Way LGBT Community Center – offers counseling

The William Way LGBT Community Center serves the LGBTQIA+ community of Philadelphia and its allies 365 days a year. From social groups, networking events, and counseling and support services to art exhibitions and cultural experiences, the Center consistently strives to provide new and innovative programs for the LGBTQIA+ communities throughout Greater Philadelphia.

1315 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Morris Home – offers housing and substance abuse treatment

Morris Home, the only residential recovery program in the country to offer comprehensive services specifically for the transgender community, provides a safe, recovery-oriented environment in which people are treated with respect and dignity.

5037 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143

Access Matters – offers HIV/STD testing and linkage to care for those living with HIV

Access Matters is known locally for its community engagement and health promotion work to improve health outcomes for HIV-affected women and families, HIV-positive consumers, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender persons.

1700 Market Street, Suite 1540
Philadelphia, PA 19103

National resources

PFLAG – offers advocacy and support

PFLAG is the first and largest organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) people, their parents and families, and allies. With over 400 chapters and 200,000 members and supporters crossing multiple generations of families in major urban centers, small cities, and rural areas across America, PFLAG is committed to creating a world where diversity is celebrated and all people are respected, valued, and affirmed.

Crisis hotlines

Trans Lifeline – 877.565.8860

Trans Lifeline is staffed by transgender volunteers educated in the range of difficulties transgender people may experience. If you are a transgender person feeling suicidal or in need, Trans Lifeline can help and connect you with essential services and support. Available 24/7, 365 days a year.

The Trevor Project – 866.488.7386

The Trevor Project is a suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ youth ages 13 to 24. Trained counsellors are available 24/7, 365 days a year.

LGBT National Hotline – 888.843.4564

The LGBT National Hotline provides confidential support, information, and local resources to LGBTQ people of all ages. All calls and online services are provided by trained LGBTQ volunteers.

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