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Project Description

Supporting LGBTQ+ Communities

The Trevor Project

Established in 1998

Mission Statement:  The mission of The Trevor Project is to end suicide among gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning young people.

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Impacts & Achievements:

Some of the highlights

CEO Salary: 3.69% of expenses

  • The Trevor Project’s various services are listed in the SPRC/AFSP Best Practice Registry for Suicide Prevention.

  • The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ+ youth.

Featured Programs:

How the Trevor Project is making a difference

Crisis Services

Trevor Lifeline — The only national 24/7 crisis intervention and suicide prevention lifeline for LGBTQ young people under 25, available at 1-866-488-7386.

TrevorChat — A free, confidential, secure instant messaging service for LGBTQ youth that provides live help from trained volunteer counselors, open daily           from 3–10pm ET / Noon–7pm PT.

TrevorText — A free, confidential, secure service in which LGBTQ young people can text a trained Trevor counselor for support and crisis intervention, available Monday–Friday from 3–10pm ET / Noon–7pm PT by texting START to 678678.

Advocacy

-LGBT youth mental health services

-Advocating for the implementation of Trevor’s Model School Policy in schools to reduce the risk of suicide

-Increasing data collection related to suicide and LGBTQ youth

-Partnering with federal agencies and other organizations to help reduce risk factors  

Education

Through LGBTQ competent suicide prevention, risk detection and response education, The Trevor Project increases awareness and ability in communities that interact with LGBTQ youth.

Suicide Prevention Training and Resources

Trevor Lifeguard Workshopfree online learning module that includes a video, curriculum guide, lesson plans and additional education resources.

Trevor CARE Training training for adults that provides an introduction to suicide prevention techniques based on Trevor’s CARE (connect, accept, respond, empower) model.

Trevor Ally Training introduces adults to the unique needs of LGBTQ youth

LGBTQ on Campusonline, interactive training simulations for students and faculty in higher education.

Step-In, Speak-Uponline, interactive training simulations for faculty and staff working with youth in grades 6-12

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