Youth Support Line

LGBTQ+ youth and those who care about them can contact our Youth Support Line 24/7 and ask a trained operator for free and confidential support, information, and referrals.

Side by Side staff answer the Youth Support Line during most regular business hours (Monday-Friday 9am-6pm).

Afterhours calls to the Youth Support Line are answered by trained specialists of the Action Alliance.

Youth Support Line - 888-644-4390

Text - 804-793-9999

Youth looking for crisis or support with suicidal thoughts should contact one of the following Suicide Prevention Hotlines or if they need immediate emergency assistance youth should call 911: