These are some of the causes that I strongly believe in.

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Amnesty International


National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
National Center for Transgendere Equality

LBGT and Transgender In General

Financial Aid for LGBTQ Students

Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network

Grad School Financial Aid for LGBTQ Students

LBGTQ Comprehensive Guide to Drug Abuse

LGBTQ Friendly Colleges & Student Resources

LGBTQ Student Resources & Support

Most Progressive LBGT Graduate Degrees

Preventing Addiction and Suicide in Transgender Teens

Resources for LGBTQ College Students

Scholarships and financial aid for LGBTQ students.

Students and Gender Identity.

Teachers as LGBTQ Allies

The Cost of Gender Transition

Transgender College Student Resource Guide

Transgender College Students: A Guide to Finding a Supportive School

Transgender Student Resources

Transgender in the Workplace

My own Transgender page with reviews of TG-related books

Legal Aid

Transgender Law Center

Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund

Other Links

The Trevor Project

National Center for Transgender Equality

I Am Trans People Speak

Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders

Transactive Gender Center

Trans Youth Equality Foundation

Transgender in the Workplace

Addiction (Drugs and Alcohol)

Dead Inside: The Link Between Addiction and Suicide
Depression and Addiction Rehab
Detox Centers and Drug Rehabs
Drug and Alcohol Addiction in the LGBTQ Community
LGBTQ+ and Addiction
LGBTQIA+ Friendly Alcohol & Drug Rehab Centers Near You
Substance Abuse in College Web Site
The Guide to Rebuilding Bridges With Your Loved Ones After Battling Addiction

Bullying and Cyberbullying

Bullying and Cyberbullying Awareness

Bullying Article

Bullying, Awareness and Prevention

Bullying and Cyberbullying Awareness

Bullying Awareness Guidebook

Bullying by the Numbers: A Breakdown of Bullying Statistics and Facts


Cyberbullying Article

Cyberbullying Resources

Books (fact and fiction) and articles about bullying

Guide to Keeping Your Children Safe Online

Social Media Cyber-bullying: Online Safety and Security Tips for Children, Teens and Young Adults

Stop Bullying(.gov site)

The Ultimate Parent Guide for Protecting Your Child on the Internet

Understanding Cyberbullying in College

What Is Cyberbullying? An Overview for Students, Parents, and Teachers

Computer Safety

A Guide to Keeping Children Safe Online (A Good Read For Non-Techy Parents)

Computer and Internet Safety Tips

Elder Fraud: Safeguarding Seniors Against Cybercrime

How to Keep Kids Safe Using Social Media

Parental Controls: How to Safeguard Children from Online Infelicitous Content

Shop Safely Online With Cybersecurity Information

Teen Internet Safety: A Parent's Guide

General Health Issues

Adrenal Fatigue

Annette Funicello Research Fund For Neurological Diseases

Avril Lavigne Foundation Against Lyme Disease

Cancer in the LGBT Community

Chemotherapy May be Linked to Mesothelioma Patient Depression


Emotional and Physical Wellness Living with Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma Guide

Mesothelioma Help Now

Mesothelioma Veteran's Center

Stop Smoking

Mental Health Issues

Anger, Depression, and Disability: Adapting to a New Reality

Counseling Degrees

Depression in College

Internet Mental Health. "Our goal is to improve understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illness throughout the world. "

Mental Health in Grad School

Mind's Eye-Information on Depression

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill

National Foundation for Depressive Illness, Inc.

Promoting Mental Health

Psychology Degrees

Mental Health in College

Schizophrenia Information Center

Social Support in College

Stress Issues in College

Please note: There are more of these mental health links on my Mariette Hartley page which is here.

Native American Rights

Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing Home Abuse Resource


Social Justice

College Degrees for Social Justice


Suicide Prevention

After a Suicide Attempt: A Guide for Family & Friends

Article by Jennifer Scott

Earlier Than Too Late: Stopping Stress and Suicide Among Emergency Personnel

How to Cope with Suicidal Thoughts and Feelings - In Yourself & Others

Left Behind After Suicide

Suicide Prevention in College

Preventing Addiction and Suicide in Transgender Teens

Article by Jennifer Scott

Suicide and Depression Awareness Guidebook

Suicide Awareness-Voices of Education

Suicide Prevention in College

Teens and Peer Suicide: Dangerous Potential After-Effects


Please note: Vaping is a controversial topic where the health benefits and dangers are still being debated so both sides of the argument are being presented below.

Vaping: Health Effects and More

Concerns Explode Over New Health Risks of Vaping

Vaping for Beginners