LGBTQ+ Hotlines in Orange County​

Trained teens for peer-to-peer support. 6pm to 10pm daily

Call: (310) 855 – HOPE, or (800) TLC – TEEN

Text ‘TEEN’ to 839-863

A hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people.

US line: 877-565-8860

24-hour seven days a week, suicide prevention telephone/text/chat service. It is available to all individuals who are experiencing a crisis and/or suicidal thoughts or are concerned about a loved one attempting suicide.

Teen Number: Text the word TEEN at 839863

For people who are deaf or hard of hearing needing and who need support in a crisis, text for help by texting the word “HEARME” at 839863

A free, confidential telephone service that is available 24/7 for those who need emotional support or resources. 

Call or text: (714) 991-6412
Toll Free: (877)-910-9276

LGBTQ+ Resources in Orange County

LGBTQ Center OC

Services Offered:

Individual, family, and group therapy, youth groups, STI testing, linkage to care 

Website:

https://www.lgbtqcenteroc.org

Contact info:

Phone: Office 714-953-LGBT (5428)
Counseling 714-953-5428 x330
Fax: 714-246-8907
Email: info@lgbtqcenteroc.org

Viet Rainbow of Orange County (VROC)

Services:

Youth and parent programs like support groups are available

Website:

https://www.vietroc.org

Contact info:

Phone: (657) 206-5428
Email: info@vietroc.org

Alianza Translatinx

Services:

Offers various services like crafting sessions, ballet folklorico, food distribution, free computer lab

Website:

https://alianzatranslatinx.org

Contact Info:

Phone: (714) 760-4465

Shanti OC

Services:

Offers various resources like mental health services, case management services for people with HIV/AIDS 

Website:

https://www.shantioc.org

Contact info:

Email: admin@shantioc.org
Phone: (949) 452-0888

The Priority Center, OCAPICA and Western Youth Services

Services:

Hosts outreach events, education, and support group workshops for all ages of low-moderate risks including LGBTQ+ Transitional Age Youth (TAY) 

Contact Info:

Evelyn Estrada, Lead Specialist at Western Youth Services (WYS): evelyn.estrada@wysoc.org

Jazmin Lopez, Coordinator
Phone: (888) 955-6570
Email: oe@theprioritycenter.org

Websites:

https://www.westernyouthservices.org
https://theprioritycenter.org/outreach-and-engagement
https://www.ocapica.org

OC ACCEPT

Services:

Provides early intervention services to the LGBTQ+ community

Contact Info:

Phone: (714) 645-8000
Fax: (714) 954-2985

Laguna Playhouse

Services:

Outreach, story workshops, panel discussions, and tickets for youth shows

Website:

https://lagunaplayhouse.com/

Contact Info:

Erin O’Flaherty (Community Outreach Manager): eoflaherty@lagunaplayhouse.com

Asian Pacific AIDS Intervention Team (APIAT)

Services:

Provides various resources like STI testing, trauma-informed support groups, and housing resources for HIV impacted & LGBTQ+ communities in OC and LA

Contact Info:

OC office: 714-636-1349

Cleo Oubre – cleoo@apaitonline.org