Southern Arizona Gender Alliance

Transgender Community Support & Advocacy since 1998

Crisis Intervention

Wingspan Anti-Violence Project

Drop-in center and 24-hour crisis line.
Wingspan
425 E Seventh Street
Tucson, AZ 85705
520-624-0348
800-553-9387
avp@wingspan.org
http://www.wingspan.org/content/WAVP.phpThe Wingspan Anti-Violence Project (AVP) serves lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) victims/survivors of past and present violence, and our allies, by providing free and confidential services. The AVP’s staff and volunteers assist victims/survivors of domestic violence, hate-motivated violence, employment discrimination, harassment, sexual violence, and other forms of discrimination. The Wingspan AVP’s crisis line is available 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, 365 days-a year. We also offer services by appointment or via our walk-in hours, Monday thru Friday 11am-4pm. Our staff and trained volunteers offer culturally sensitive emotional and practical support to victims/survivors of violence. Support is free and is available in both English and Spanish. All calls are confidential, and callers may remain anonymous. The AVP is transgender-friendly; crisis line volunteers are trained to treat you with respect.

Southern Arizona Mental Health Corporation (SAMHC)

520-622-6000
800-796-6762
2502 N. Dodge Boulevard, Suite 190
(Enter on Flower Street)
Tucson, AZ 85716
www.samhc.comSAMHC provides no-cost help when you need it, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Mental Health Screening/Triage • Crisis Assessment •  Crisis Intervention • Crisis Follow-up Care • Walk-in Crisis Center • Crisis Telephone Services • Crisis Beds for up to 72 hours • Mobile Acute Crisis (MAC) Services • Facilitation of Involuntary Hospitalization • Consultation for Family, Caregivers, & Community Providers • Community Services/Resources Referral • Individual/Family Crisis Counseling • Community Intervention Requests • Support and Reassurance. Additional services available Mon-Sat by appointment: Psychiatric Evaluation • Medication Management/Monitoring. SAMHC is transgender-friendly; their crisis line advocates are trained to treat you with respect.

Trans Advisory Hotline of America

1-877-427-3230The Trans Advisory Hotline of America is alive and well and available to those who are seeking peer support, information, direction, and referrals. If you just need a listening ear or feedback from someone who has run the course, call the toll free number 1-877-427-3230, from 6:00am to 11:00pm CST, 7 days a week. Voice mail other hours – return calls are done the very next morning.

GAY & LESBIAN NATIONAL HOTLINE

 1-888-THE-GLNH (1-888-843-4564)

GLBT NATIONAL YOUTH TALKLINE

1-800-246-PRIDE (1-800-246-7743)
The GLBT National Help Center is a non- profit, tax-exempt organization dedicated to meeting the needs of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) community and those questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity. We are an outgrowth of the Gay & Lesbian National Hotline, which began operating in 1996 and is now a primary program of the GLBT National Help Center.

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender (GLBT) Youth Support Line

800-850-8078

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 

1-800-273-TALK

Remember, if you feel like hurting yourself or just need someone to talk to, come to Wingspan or to SAGA events/mtgs. Support and friendship is just a short step away.