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Lesbian Gay Bi Trans YouthLine

Service: Text and Chat YouthLine

Record #: CWD1668
Last Modified: 28 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 02 Aug 2023


Office Phone 416-962-2232, 1-888-687-9688 
Support Text Help Line: 647-694-4275
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Primary Contact Manager, Peer Support; Phone: 416-962-2232 ext 201
Primary Executive Executive Director; Phone: 416-962-2232 ext 224


Address & Map Toronto, ON
Mailing Address PO Box 73118 
Wood St 
Toronto, ON M4Y 2W5
Physical Access Not Applicable


Description (Service)

Peer support by chat and text Mon-Fri, Sun 4 pm-9:30 pm EST, visit YouthLine website for information; not a crisis service

Anonymous, confidential peer support by email, text and chat, on issues of concern to 2SLGBTQ+ youth such as anti-oppression, anti-racism, sex and consent, STIs, HIV, self-care, mental health

YouthOrganize (YO),
Youth led initiative hosts 2SLGBTQ+ programs, develops leadership skills and builds community capacity for youth in Peel Region and Halton Region

  • art workshops and drop-in events
  • visit YouthLine social media (InstagramFacebook) for updates
  • locations vary

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit

Text and chat support Mon-Fri, Sun 4 pm-9:30 pm EST

Eligibility Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, two-spirited, intersex, queer and questioning youth 29 years and under; volunteer peer supporters 16-29 years with diverse 2SLGBTQ+ identities and lived experiences 
Residency Requirements: HelpLine: Ontario; YouthOrganize: Peel and Halton regions
For support, text 647-694-4275, email, or access chat at

For information on YouthOrganize, email
Languages English
Fees None

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