Confidential SF Bay Area API Helpline for support, resources for API individuals and families in the coming out process. (510) 818-0887.
Gay and Lesbian National Hotline 1-888-THE-GLNH (1-888-843-4564)
Monday – Friday 4pm-midnight & Saturday noon-5pm EST.
Peer-counseling, information and referrals
Suicide Hotline. You are not alone! If you (or someone you know) are having thoughts about suicide, call 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433). Because of the horrific pressures they often face, gay teens are 3 times more likely to attempt suicide than their peers. Gay men are six times more likely to attempt suicide than their peers.
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR API YOUTH
Queer API Scholarship for Queer Asian & Pacific Islander Youth living the San Francisco Bay Area – Pride Scholarship Application.
GAPA’s George Choy Scholarship application can be downloaded from:
http://www.gapa.org/Scholarship. In the past there have been two $1000 scholarships given.
Tang Scholarship for glbt apis. The application can be found here: http://www.sbqa.com/TangScholarshipApplication2009.pdf
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