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This is a time of uncertainty for all of us. We are compiling a list of community resources for LGBTQ+ folks to use during this health and financial crisis. The list will continue to evolve, and if you know of additional resources that should be included, please send them to info@equalitytexas.org.

If you are in a position to donate in addition to your generous support of our work, the local food pantries could really use your support!

Physical Health Resources

Chest binding WILL NOT increase your odds of contracting COVID-19, but binding so tightly that it reduces chest capacity is dangerous if you get any respiratory illness.

Mental Health Resources

Self-Care Resources

Crisis Hotlines

Recovery Resources

Food Resources

  • Foundation Communities serves 23 communities in Austin and North Texas. Email health@foundcom.org to ask about one near you. Las despensas de comida en sitios residenciales permanecerá disponible a los residentes al tiempo normal, pero con procedimientos modificados. Puede enviar las preguntas a health@foundcom.org.
  • Meals on Wheels in Austin for those who are 60+
  • FoodPantries.org has a listing of the almost 700 pantries across the state, but many are currently stretched thin. Find one in your area and contact them directly about services.
  • Central Texas Food Bank has a listing of places offering groceries as well as those serving hot meals
  • School Meal Finder lists sites that are distributing meals for students while schools are closed

Housing Resources

Financial Resources

Family and Youth Resources

LGBTQ+ Specific Resources

Resources for Undocumented People