External Resources


LYRIC’s mission is to build community and inspire positive social change through education enhancement, career trainings, health promotion, and leadership development with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQQ) youth, their families, and allies of all races, classes, genders, and abilities.

A variety of LYRIC's services are available for those 24 years old and younger, including internship opportunities, community groups, housing navigation, and more.

Congregation Sha’ar Zahav

Founded in 1977 and rooted in our history as San Francisco’s gay and lesbian synagogue, we offer the warmth and comfort of chosen family. To that end, we embrace a diversity of individuals of all sexualities, genders, races and abilities. We welcome a diversity of families, including single members, interfaith, single-parent, and multicultural families.

Transgender & Non-Binary Worker's Toolkit

This toolkit, created by Legal Aid at Work and Beyond Binary Legal aims to make it easier for transgender and nonbinary workers (current employees, job applicants, and ex-employees) to understand their legal rights and how to take action when an employer fails to follow the law. 

Women’s Employment Rights Clinic (WERC)

The Women’s Employment Rights Clinic (WERC) represents low-income clients (of all genders, despite the clinic’s name), in the Bay Area who experience a wide range of workplace issues such as wage theft or discrimination. Note: they do not handle worker’s compensation claims.

Trans Lifeline

Hotline staffed by and for trans/nonbinary people (questioning folks included!), English and Spanish, policy of no nonconsensual active rescue. U.S. (877) 565-8860

Trevor Project

Crisis resource for LGBTQ+ youth and young adults. Online chat, text, or phone. Call 1-866-488-7386 or text START to 678-678

Steve Fund Crisis Text Line

Crisis text line focused on young people of color. Text STEVE to 741741.