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LGBTQ Resources: Local Resources

Hotlines - Get Help Now

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Local and National Help Lines

Central Valley Crisis and Suicide Prevention Hotline 888-506-5991 

Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741

LGBT National Hotline 888-843-4564; Youth up to 25 years old call 800-246-7743. Other options and online peer support chat at the LGBT National Help Center website.

Trans Lifeline 877-565-8860

The Trevor Project 866-488-7386 or text START to 678678.

Campus Resources

CCC Clubs & Organizations: Gay Straight-Alliance

Campus Health Services

  • Clovis Community College offers a variety of complementary health services to enrolled students, including mental health and psychological services. View a list on their web page.

Title IX

  • "Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), 20 U.S.C. §1681 et seq., is a Federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs and activities." Your rights under Title IX are listed in depth on the Clovis Community College Title IX info page. You may also use this page to report issues regarding discrimination to campus personnel, or report a hate crime with the State Center Community College District Police Department.

Other Local Resources

Equality California

  • A non-profit organization that advocates for LGBT people through programs, legislation, education, and events.

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays

  • A national, nonprofit organization 

Fresno Pride

  • Local nonprofit that provides services, sponsors events, and promotes networking opportunities to the LGBT community.

Marjaree Mason Center

  • The local organization provides counseling, legal services, a crisis line, and emergency shelter for anyone experiencing domestic violence.

LGBT Fresno

  • Organization that provides resources, news, education, and support to the Fresno LGBT community in Fresno and in surrounding areas.

Trans-E-Motion

  • Fresno group offering regular group support and events to the transgender community.