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Butte County Office of Education

Butte County Office of Education

Exploring gender can be daunting, but it’s also an exciting way to learn about yourself and to express yourself to the world.
By learning to support transgender and nonbinary people, you can help to create a safer, kinder, more accepting world. 
Resources shared on this page  that are created by an outside business or organization do not constitute an endorsement of that business, or organization. These resources are made available to those who wish to access them.
The Trevor Project Resources

The Trevor Project Resources

TrevorSpace — An online international peer-to-peer community for LGBTQ young people and their friends.
Trevor Support Center — Where LGBTQ youth and allies can find answers to FAQs and explore resources related to sexual orientation, gender identity and more.
The Trevor Project Counseling and Assistance
Text START to 678-678
Available 24/7/365
supporting LGBTQ students in k-12 Schools

supporting LGBTQ students in k-12 Schools

The attached guide highlights best practices and strategies to help support transgender students.  
You can also visit the following contributer's websites for additional resources. 
By clicking one of the links below you will be redirected to a website that is not operated by BCOE. 
Gender Spectrum
Human Rights Campaign Foundation
National Center for Lesbian Rights
National Education Association
Need help?

Need help?

If you or someone you know is dealing with a life-threatening emergency call 9-1-1. 

National Prevention Lifeline: Text or call 9-8-8
Crisis Text Line: Text TALK to 741741
CA Youth Crisis Line: 800-843-5200
BCOE Trauma Fire Recovery Team: 530-487-4418
Behavioral Health Crisis Lines
24 hours a day / 7 days a week
800.334.6622, or

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
800.273.TALK (8255)
Chat online at
Teen Crisis Line
800-852-8336 or text TEEN to 839863
Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ+)
North Valley Talk Line
11:30am to 9:30pm / 7 days a week