Mental Health

National  Mental  health  platforms

Trevor Project’s National Survey on LGBTQ Youth Mental Health 2021 

Rest for Resistance

IKnowMine – Learn more about your body & mind and specifically their 2SLGBTQ+ page!

 BEAM – Black Emotional And Mental Health Collective

Trevor Project – Resources for Mental Health Support 

SASMHA – South Asian Sexual & Mental Health Alliance 

WeRNative an informative & engaging resource for Indigenous folks  

Local  mental  health  resources

National Alliance on Mental Health – Alaska: Resources for online support groups, self-care and more.

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – Alaska: Get help, research, and prevention resources.

Covid – 19  resources

Trevor Project: How LGBTQ+ youth can cope with stress during COVID-19

Questions about the COVID 19 vaccine? Watch this video

We Keep Each Other Safe: A Guide By and For Black, Indigenous, Latinx, POC and LGBTQ Communities Navigating the COVID-19 Pandemic

Activities & Resources for at Home Mental Health

*Please note: these resources are NOT a replacement for a trained mental health professional. Please see the LGBTQ+ friendly Mental Health Providers list for more resources.

Substance Use

tobacco  use

Alaska Quit Line or American Lung Association’s Lung Helpline

Teen Vaping and Smoking Cessation Program

Join a support group and connect with others

Lung cancer screening test

LGBTQ+ & Smoking Addiction

resources

Gay and Sober’s support group – daily at 5pm AK

Four A’s syringe service program 

LGBTQ+ & Addiction: Causes, Resources and Treatment

LGBTQ+ Drug & Alcohol Treatment Resources 

Treatment centers in Alaska

Recover Alaska works with partners around our state to address and prevent alcohol misuse

Sexual Health

educational  resources

LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center

Scarleteensex ed for the real world

Trevor Project: Resources for Sexual Health Support & Understanding HIV & AIDS

Native Youth Sexual Health Network and specifically their manual for Indigiqueer, Two-Spirit, LGBTQ+, and Gender Non-Conforming Indigenous youth

 

community  resources

Alaskan AIDS Assistance Association or Four A’s – supports and empowers people living with or affected by HIV/AIDS and works toward the elimination of HIV infection and its stigma in all Alaskan communities; they offer free HIV testing

STDcheck.com (1-800-456-2323) ; receive free HIV testing by calling in and mentioning Identity Inc. Visit any Lab Corp or Quest Diagnostics, and receive results in 2-3 business days. 

Planned Parenthood

If you know of other resources, please let us know by submitting them through this form.