RESOURCES

If you are struggling and you need to talk to someone, please reach out.
Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-8255
Trevor Project: 866-488-7386

Trans Lifeline: 877-565-8860

Text an anonymous crisis counselor: 741741

If someone you know is thinking about suicide, persuade them to talk. If you feel that danger is imminent, do not leave them alone – in Geauga, call
COPELINE at 440-285-5665 or 888-285-5665
LifeAct (Chagrin Falls, OH): 844-604-5433

About This Page
Links below are to local resources and services for SOGI personal needs. These are provided in addition to resource links on other pages in this website. This list is by no means exhaustive, an ever-increasing number of establishments have been visited by, and become accommodating to individuals on the SOGI spectrum. If you’ve had a positive experience with a personal care provider, please email us with their information and reasons you would recommend them.

Counseling
Wellbeing Unlimited, Inc. Brooke H. Kroto, L.I.S.W. 216-261-7887
East side: 250 Richmond Rd, Richmond Hts, OH 44143
West side: 21851 Center Ridge Rd, Suite 411 Rocky River, OH 44116

Jes James Sellers, PhD Psychologist Heights Medical Bldg, 2460 Fairmount Blvd, Suite 301, Cleveland Hts, OH 44106  216-800-5370

DeBalzo, Elgudin, Levine, Risen LLC (DELR) 23425 Commerce Park Rd. Suite 104, Beachwood, OH 44122  216-831-2900

Katherine Bennett MSW, LISW Outpatient Therapist 21625 Chagrin Blvd. Suite 200 Beachwood, OH 44122  216-309-1559

Ravenwood Health – counseling fee based on ability to pay for Geauga County residents

Marissa Patsey – Psychotherapist and LGBTQIAA+ Consultant – Cleveland Heights


Healthcare
Cleveland Clinic – Adult LGBTQ+ services – Patient Coordinator

Metro Health Pride Network

UH Hospital – Adults, Youth, Children

VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System

Pediatrics
Cleveland Clinic – Pediatric Transgender services – Patient Navigator

Ann Failinger MD – Chardon Pediatrics 440-285-9166

Pediatricenter of Greater Cleveland – Angela Vitiello MD
Bainbridge: 8185 E Washington St #3, Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 – 440-543-3627
Twinsburg: 8900 Darrow Rd. Suite H108 Twinsburg, OH 44087 – 330-405-9147


Welcoming Congregations
Community Church of Chesterland – 11984 Caves Rd, Chesterland, OH 44026 440-729-7898

East Shore Unitarian Universalist Church – 10848 Chillicothe Road, Kirtland, Ohio 44094 440-256-3400

Bainbridge Community United Church of Christ – 17751 Chillicothe Rd, Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 440-543-5117

Federated Church (UCC) – 76 Bell St, Chagrin Falls, OH 44022 440-247-6490

Fairmount Temple Reform Judaism – 23737 Fairmount Blvd, Beachwood, OH 44122

Kol HaLev Reconstructionist Jewish Community – 2245 Warrensville Center Rd # 215, Cleveland, OH 44118


Housing
Fair Housing Resource Center   440-397-0142   866-411-3472
Offers several housing programs that benefit residents of Lake, Geauga and Ashtabula County.


Wigs, Styling and Makeup
Safe In My Chair list of welcoming salons / stylists in the US, Canada and UK

Hair Removal
Cosmetic Laser, Inc. 8353 Mentor Ave. Mentor, OH 44060  440-447-4074

Transgender
Transgender Self-Help Guides (Health Coverage, ID Documents, Legal Services)

World Professional Association for Transgender Health