Indiana Youth Group (IYG) is a group based in Indianapolis that has provided a safe space for LGBTQ youth and their allies since 1987. They have been supportive of OUTreach since the beginning and we could not thank them enough. Their site has some great resources for parents and kids.
Indiana Youth Group provides these resources to help youth who are questioning their identities:
How do I know I’m Gay
How do I know I’m a Lesbian
How do I know I’m Bisexual
How do I know I’m Transgender
Click the links below to find out more about the LGBTQ groups in your area.
- South Bend
- Bloomington (All Ages)
- Bloomington (Youth)
- Fort Wayne
Are we missing anything? Please let us know by contacting us.
Transgender/Gender Variant Resources
Indiana Transgender Network has extensive resources for trans and gender-non-conforming individuals of all ages in Indiana.
Trans Indy – Support group that meets once a month in Indy. More information on their website
Click the links below to find out more about national LGBTQ-support organizations.
Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network – GLSEN advocates for equal treatment of students on basis of sexual orientation and gender and an end to bullying in American schools
Colage – National organization for support of children of LGBTQ parents
Human Rights Campaign – Prominent national anti-hate organization founded in 1980
National Center For Lesbian Rights – NCLR has been advocating for all LGBTQ rights (including non-lesbians) since 1977
Trevor Space – a safe internet chat room for LGBTQ youth that is monitored by adults
GSA Network – GSA advocates for safe schools and communities for gender and racial minorities.
Click the links below to find out more about LGBTQ sex education.
sex, etc. is a great resource for LGBTQ sexual health questions. It is geared towards teens and has information on safe sex, sexuality, and disease prevention.
Scarleteen is sex ed for the real world. Inclusive, comprehensive, and smart sexuality information and help for teens and 20s.
National LGBT Health Education Center collects LGBTQ health resources and learning tools.