LGBTQ+ Student Supports
Resources On Campus
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:
- mental health consultation
- brief intervention
- individual or group counseling
- meditation/mindfulness workshops
- grief and loss support
- referrals to community-based organizations
- and more
CVUHSD Counselors can assist students with:
- preferred and legal name and gender changes
- support plans,
- 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
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
16610 Crenshaw Blvd. Torrance
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
PFLAG is the first and largest organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) people, their parents and families, and allies.