OHSU Resources

OHSU Pride  Employee Resource Group
OHSU Pride fosters an inclusive environment that promotes LGBTQ wellness, education, research and advocacy within and across OHSU and the community. We  welcome your participation!

Students  for LGBTQ Health
Students for LGBTQ Health is a student interest group at OHSU for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Pansexual, Intersex, and Allied people. We  are affiliated both with AMSA (American Medical Student Association) and GLMA  (Gay and Lesbian Medical Association). Students for LGBTQ Health is open to all  students in the dental, medical and nursing schools and OSU/OHSU College of  Pharmacy.

Affirmative Action & Equal Opportunity (AAEO)
AAEO is responsible for overseeing compliance with civil rights and affirmative action laws, regulations, and policies. We provide guidance and training in these areas to ensure equitable and inclusive environments for all OHSU members. 

Title IX
OHSU is dedicated to ensuring an environment respectful of others, free of discrimination, including sexual harassment and sexual assault.

OHSU Partnership Project (English)
OHSU Partnership Project (Spanish)
OHSU's Partnership Project provides a comprehensive array of services to both  persons who are living with HIV and to persons who are part of the transgender  and gender non-conforming communities.

OHSU Transgender Health Program
The OHSU Transgender Health Program provides safe, comprehensive, affirming health care for the transgender and gender nonconforming communities.

Resources to help update identity documents for trans individuals

The  Center for Diversity & Inclusion (CDI)
CDI leads and supports the university-wide initiatives to create an  environment of respect and inclusion for all people. See  full list of employee resource groups

Diversity Advisory Council (DAC)

OHSU Equal Opportunity Policy


The Trevor Project
A a 24/7 crisis intervention and suicide prevention lifeline for LGBTQ people ages 13 to 24.
866-4-U-TREVOR ( 866-488-7386 )
Trevor Chat, the Trevor Project's online messaging service

Youth Talkline
800-246-PRIDE ( 800-246-7743 )

Trans Lifeline

The GLBT  National Help Center
888-THE-GLNH ( 888-843-4564 )

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

It Gets Better Project
The It Gets Better Project's mission is to  communicate to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth around the world  that it gets better, and to create and inspire the changes needed to make it better for them.

Multnomah County Crisis Line
If you or somebody you know is having trouble functioning, Mental Health and  Addiction Services is here to listen. Seek help by calling the Multnomah County  Crisis Line at 503-988-4888. Our team of mental health professionals is prepared to help anyone experiencing  mental health issues at any time, in any language.

Lines for Life
Lines for Life is a non-profit dedicated to preventing substance abuse and  suicide 

  • Suicide lifeline
    or text 273TALK to 839863
  • Alcohol & drug  helpline
    800-923-4357 or text RecoveryNow to 839863
    For individuals and family members seeking crisis intervention, treatment  referral and chemical-dependency information. 
  • Military helpline
    888-457-4838 or text MIL1 to 839863
    We are here 24/7 with free, confidential and anonymous crisis help. Our highly trained staff and volunteers compassionately support callers in need, providing  immediate assistance and referring people to resources that put them on a path to healing. 
  • Youthline
    A peer-to-peer crisis line for teens. While the line is answered 24/7, it is staffed by teens every day from 4pm to 10 pm. Texting service is available by sending teen2teen to 839863 between 4pm and 10pm. Online chat is available at