IL Resources

D.R.E.A.M AMBASSADOR APPLICATION:

APPLICATION (Closed)

Financial Planning Tools:

MoneyGeek

Budgeting Video from Camp Life 2020

EDUCATIONAL & CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

FOSTERING HOPE SCHOLARSHIP & ETV 

United Methodist Children's Home Higher Education Program

ALABAMA WORKS

INNOVATE BIRMINGHAM

NATIONAL GUARD

FREE ACT PREP


SELF CARE RESOURCES:

SUPPORTING YOUR MENTAL HEALTH IN UNCERTAIN TIMES

TRAUMA INFORMED YOGA & MINDFULNESS TIPS FOR YOUTH 

TRAUMA SENSITIVE TOOLKIT FOR THE SCHOOL YEAR

TEEN MENTAL HEALTH - LIFE SKILLS

KIDS TO LOVE- CAMP HOPE

-Helping to reunite foster kids with siblings and provide positive connections.

REAL LIFE POETS

-Empowering through creative writing & performing arts.

DREAM MAKERZ OUTREACH

-Improving self-esteem through image, also has training opportunities.

DATING & RELATIONSHIPS

LOVE IS RESPECT

- Advice about dating and more

THE HALLS/ A WEB SERIES

- Two season web series which explores messaging around unhealthy masculinity, consent, homophobia, young fatherhood, unhealthy versus healthy relationships, trauma, and LGBTQ+ topics. 

AM I IN A HEALTHY RELATIONSHIP?

SAFEHOUSE.ORG

- Empowering survivors of domestic abuse & teen dating violence, there is also a crisis line to call 205-669-7233.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESOURCE NETWORK CENTERS

-National listing of resource centers for help, including resources for helping people from specific cultural backgrounds.

MENTORING & HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS:

YOUTH TOWERS

SECOND SHIFT

POSITIVE MOVEMENT INC.

FAMILY CONNECTION INC.

SAFE HARBOR

FOSTER YOUTH TO INDEPENDENCE APPLICATION


CLOTHING & SUPPORT:

ALABAMA FOSTER AND ADOPTIVE PARENT ASSOCIATION (AFAPA)


FAMILY CONNECTIONS:

KINSHIP NAVIGATOR


LGBTQ SUPPORT RESOURCES:

PFLAG MONTGOMERY

Amy Harris, President 334.546.0390 pflagmontgomery@gmail.com
Monthly support group (2nd Sundays at 5:00 pm) and community dinner (2nd Sundays at 7:00 pm) at Immanuel Presbyterian Church

PFLAG Auburn – Daisy Griffin, President auburnpflag@gamil.com
PFLAG Aniston – pflaganniston@gmail.com
PFLAG Birmingham – 205.591.0528 pflag_bham@yahoo.com
PFLAG Dothan – 334.794.4066 pflagdothan@gamil.com
PFLAG Florence/Shoals – 256.248.7177 pflagshoals@gmail.com
PFLAG Huntsville – 256.415.5670 pflag.huntsville@gmail.com
PFLAG Montevallo – 334.552.4820 carolechomicz@gmail.com
PFLAG Tuscaloosa – pflagtuscaloosa@gmail.com
PFLAG Mobile – 251.438.9381 scleveland@cabanissmobile.com

BAYARD RUSTIN COMMUNITY CENTER
Services and programs offered through Montgomery PRIDE United include youth programs, the Little Free Pantry, civic engagement, advocacy and activism, transgender and gender non-conforming empowerment, LGBTQ activities and events, LGBTQ People of Color Empowerment, representation in churches and schools, sexual health awareness, senior services, and much more.
Contacts: Meta Ellis and Ms. Harvey McDaniel

COLORS RIVER REGION

Provide LGBTQ+ Youth (14 – 18) and Young Adults (19 – 25) in the River Region with activities, opportunities, and environments that: affirm their personhood, autonomy, and build personal skills that aid in navigating the greater community. Drop-In Hours are each Tuesday and Thursday from 3-7 PM. They also have a LGBTQ Youth Peer Groups (ages 13-24)

MAGIC CITY ACCEPTANCE CENTER

The Magic City Acceptance Center (MCAC) provides a safe, supportive and affirming space for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ) people and their allies in Birmingham, Alabama.

LGBTQ FRIENDLY COUNSELOR LISTING

LGBTQ Friendly Social Workers


Lynne Clifton
Mountain Brook
(415)847-3406

Charlie Morris
Clanton
(205)280-7733

Anne Shaw
Birmingham
(205)541-4081

NATIONAL LGBTQ ADVOCACY & SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS


IL Policies and Reference Materials

ILP Funds



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