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Off The Fence – A Quest For God

by Patricia Spencer, taken from her book How to Survive Suicide: What nobody told me about how to survive losing my son to suicide, available on Amazon.ca and Amazon.com Note from Mary: This article, written by my dear friend Patty Spencer, is from the above-mentioned book. It presents such excellent concepts re God and science…

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LGBTQ Scholarships

Looking for LGBTQ scholarships that will make college more financially feasible? There are a number of scholarships specifically geared toward LGBTQ students, so we’ve rounded up some great options to pursue. For those that identify as lesbian, gay, transgender, or bisexual, the challenges can be intense. The Pew Research Center found in 2013, that bisexual…

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Substance Abuse in the LBGTQ Community

Heterosexism may affect gay and bisexual men, lesbian, transgender, and queer individuals (LGBTQ) people by causing internalized homophobia, shame, and a negative self-concept. It is not surprising to find that many LGBTQ individuals in therapy report feeling isolated, fearful, depressed, anxious, and angry and have difficulty trusting others. LGBTQ individuals may resort to substance abuse…

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What God Says to the LGBT in Addiction Recovery

Despite advances in research and awareness, the LGBT community continues to suffer the social stigma of being different. This constant isolation, along with the fear of “coming out,” is contributing to the high prevalence of substance abuse among lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgenders.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the LGBT sector…

Grants For Native Americans

Comprehensive listing of Native American Grants in all 50 states and major cities Our website provides detailed information on Native American Grants that could help low income individuals and families [two parent and single parent] with grants and scholarships.  Assistance is offered free of cost to eligible families who can offer sufficient documentation to prove financial…

Free Grants For Women

We are the largest source of grants for women Listed here are free grants and financial assistance programs hat help women with medication, housing, medical bills, rent, utility bills, child care, education, and mortgage, among others. Find grants faster here since we have listed grants by state, there is a database of organizations that give…

Suicide Prevention

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline  US            1-800-273-8255  Canada     1-833-456-4566            Trans LifeLine – All Ages 1-877-330-6366 Wonder drug: Ketamine can lift you from deep depression within minutes of administration There is no shame in having suicidal feelings.  There is no reason you should not ask for…

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Guide To LGBT Finances

Guide to LGBT finances: You can live a richer life – How to save now, protect your assets, plan a family, and erase your credit card debt Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans have made extraordinary strides toward equality in recent years, yet obstacles remain – including disparities in personal finance. 

Support As A List

Click here if you would like to view with a brief intro to each Best Online Therapy Based on In-Depth Reviews – A comprehensive guide to online therapy appsA Navigation Guide To Self-Discovery During Your Addiction Recovery Journey 

Support Resource Categories

Religion Support Christian Denominational Support Mormon Support For Gays Mennonite Support For Gays Jehovah’s Witnesses Gay Support Muslim Support For Gays LGBT Support Phone Numbers Same Sex Marriage Discrimination Drug, Alcohol & Smoking Addiction Support LGBT’s In The Workplace Gay Parents – Support, Adoption, Fostering LGBT Rights Therapy Resource Links Financial Support Stories by Gay…

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Same Sex Marriage Discrimination Guide

Table of Contents Common discriminatory behavior Faith/religious related discrimination Employment discrimination Same sex blood and donation Housing Conjugal rights Medical care rights Military service Parental rights Hate crimes Prevention and protection against same sex discrimination What do you do if you feel you’re a victim of discrimination?

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Drug, Alcohol & Smoking Addiction Support Links

Note From Mary:  I receive many requests a week to post free advertising links to this page.  Please know that I am no longer accepting links, nor will I bother to respond to the requests. Addiction Group – no affiliations to any rehab centers, we aren’t sponsored, and we display no advertisements on our website. …

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Same Sex Marriage Discrimination

Same Sex Marriage Discrimination Guide Table of Contents Common discriminatory behavior Faith/religious related discrimination Employment discrimination Same sex blood and donation Housing Conjugal rights Medical care rights Military service Parental rights Hate crimes Prevention and protection against same sex discrimination What do you do if you feel you’re a victim of discrimination?

Therapy Resource Links

Emotionally Focussed Therapy with Distance Family Services Toronto – David Kelley Program – provides professional individual, couple and family counselling to people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans or queer, or who are questioning their gender identity and/or sexual orientation. They also provide services to persons living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. Find an…

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L-Fund

L-Fund – assists Lesbians in the Coachella Valley to resolve short-term financial crises, unlike traditional social service or financial aid agencies that deal with long-term assistance. The L-Fund’s established reserve account often allows them to respond to a request within 24 to 48 hours. “This is the only Lesbian organization in the valley to provide…

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Elementary & Secondary School Resources for Inclusive Education

I am blessed to live in Canada where gay marriage has been legal for many years. I am further blessed that gay marriage was just the beginning, and now I am seeing advancements taking place in our elementary and secondary school systems to actively teach both staff and students about the respect that every individual…

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Ex-Gay and Exodus International Support

For Those Who Have Been Hurt By These Anti-Gay Ministries[spacer height=”20px”] See also Ex-Gay Videos Terrible Harm from those Wacky Gay “Cures” – excellent article by Peterson Toscano Peterson Toscano’s Website – A Musing: A Quirky Queer Quaker performance artist and scholar – an ex-gay survivor and Creator of Doin’ Time in the Homo No…