Family Paths (Parental Stress Service)
Crisis phone line and counseling support services for parents and families in crisis.
24-hr Hotline in Oakland: (510) 893-5444.
24-hr Hotline in Hayward/ Fremont, CA: (800) 829-3777.
Informational websites for parents, teens, kids, by Nemours, a children’s health system.
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Family, teen, child health information and websites.
“It is now clear to me that the family is a microcosm of the world.
To understand the world, we can study the family.
Issues such as power, intimacy, autonomy, trust, and communication skills
are vital parts underlying how we live in the world.
To change the world is to change the family.”
~ Virginia Satir, Family Therapist
National organization for children, youth, adults with one or more lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer (LGBT*Q) parent/s.
Headquartered in San Francisco, CA
Family Equality Council
Works to ensure equality for LGBT families by building community, advancing social justice for all families.
Resources and support for parents and family raising gender independent children.
Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)
Promotes the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender persons, their families, and friends through support, education, advocacy.
Social networking and resources site for young adults.