Student Resources » LGBTQ+ Student Supports

LGBTQ+ Student Supports

Resources On Campus
Wellness Centers
Each CVUHSD has a fully staffed Wellness Center to provide social emotional support to all CV students. Walk-ins are welcome but students are encouraged to see their counselors for a referral for service.
Wellness Center Services may include:safe
  • mental health consultation
  • brief intervention
  • individual or group counseling
  • meditation/mindfulness workshops
  • grief and loss support
  • referrals to community-based organizations
  • and more 
School Counselors 
CVUHSD Counselors can assist students with:
  • preferred and legal name and gender changes
  • support plans,
  • counseling,
  • referrals to outside agencies.
Safe School Environment
CVUHSD is committed to providing a safe school environment where all individuals are afforded equal access and opportunities. 
If you have a concern about a CVUSHD school, please reach out to any staff member at our school sites and they will connect you with someone who will assist you or click on these links:
Resources  In Our Community

The Trevor ProjectTrevor

Trevor LifeLine: 1-866-488-7386

A crisis intervention and suicide and prevention phone service available 24/7/365

Trevor Text: Text “Start” to 678-678

Confidential text messaging with a Trevor counselor available 24/7/365


South Bay LGBTQ Center

16610 Crenshaw Blvd. Torrance


[email protected]

Hotline: 888-843-4564

South Bay LGBTQ Center offers a wide variety of programs and activity groups for community members of all ages.


PFLAG Manhattan Beach/South Bay

303 S. Peck Avenue, Manhattan Beach

[email protected]

PFLAG is the first and largest organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) people, their parents and families, and allies.