Partner Resources

Our staff has compiled a list of local and national resources relevant to the LGBTQ+ community. This list will be updated regularly so please check back to ensure the most up to date information. 

Please note: The resources listed below are not vetted, nor associated with OUTMemphis in any way.

Don’t forget to check out the list of our programs and services

Health & Wellness 

HIV Testing/Treatment

The Corner Memphis

806 Cooper Street

901-896-0739 (Appointments/Questions)

901-672-6160 (Pharmacy)

901-896-0360 (PEP emergency)


COVID-19 Mental Health Resources/Guide

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Managing Mental Health During the Coronavirus Pandemic Tips and tricks for managing mental illness from Online Counseling Programs’ website

SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline: (800) 985-5990 Provides 24/7, 365-day-a- year crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress

Division of Community Services Trauma Counseling 901-222-3950 for victims of all crime, providing trauma counseling, victim compensation, orders of protection, and support groups


COVID-19 Memphis Testing Sites

Tiger Lane/Liberty Bowl Area

*To qualify for testing, an individual MUST be referred by a medical provider

Christ Community Health Services             

*Must call first for assessment

CCHS Women’s Center 2400 Poplar Avenue, #501 901-842-3168

CCHS Frayser 969 Frayser Blvd 901-842-3162

CCHS Third Street 3362 S. Third Street 901-842-3166

CCHS Raleigh 3481 Austin Peay Hwy 901-842-3165

CCHS Hickory Hill 5366 Mendenhall Mall 901-842-3163

CCHS Broad 2861 Broad Avenue 901-842-3161

Memphis Health Center 360 East E.H. Crump Blvd 901-261-2042

*Call for appointment or assessment if having symptoms

Case Management Inc. 3171 Directors Row 901-821-5880 or [email protected]

*Appointment only

Church Health 1350 Concourse Avenue 901-272-0003

*By appointment


Physical Fitness at Home

AARP at-home Workout Videos

Your Y at Home is a way to stay virtually connected to the Y through virtual activities from Y’s across the U.S.

Youth & Families 

Resources for Parents

How to talk to your kids about corona virus

TN Department of Human Services is offering several programs and services to assist those impacted by COVID-19, including Emergency Cash Assistance, Food Assistance, Child Care Payment Assistance, and more.

Financial Resources

Bartender Emergency Assistance Program 

Division of Community Services Apply for Utility Assistance, Rent/Mortgage Assistance, Prescription Medicine Assistance.

Housing Resources

True Colors United COVID-19 Action & Resource Center

Population Agency Status Details Last Updated
Men Memphis Union Mission Fully operating 3/17/2020
Women Salvation Army Partially operating Not accepting new clients 3/16/2020
Domestic Violence YWCA Fully operating Crisis & Support Helpline: 901-725-4277 3/16/2020
Family Safety Crisis Line Fully operating Crisis Line: 901-249-7611 3/18/2020
Families MIFA – Family Coordinated Entry Partially operating No walk-ins
Hotline for Homeless Families: 901-529-4545
Online application:
Not operating Room in the Inn Not operating 3/16/2020
Agency Status Details Last Updated
Hospitality Hub Partially operating No counseling services, intake, long distance travel or access to phones and computers.
Current guests have limited access to check mail, access lockers, use restrooms, and have coffee.
Work Local will continue unless cancelled by the City of Memphis.
Manna House Partially operating Closed except for showers and use of the bathroom. Coffee served on front porch.
Showers for men: Monday and Thursday; for women: Tuesday.
To-go meals served from porch on Mondays.
Catholic Charities Partially operating No assessments. Restricted public access to Christ Community Health Service clinic patients only.  Clothing ministry temporarily closed, but food pantry clients will continue to be served through a “drive-thru” mobile pantry lane at 1325 Jefferson Ave, from 9:00am – 12:00pm Mon-Thu. Daily meal bags will also remain available from a designated station on our campus as well beginning at 9:00am Mon-Thu. 3/15/2020


Community & Culture 

Legal Rights/Resources

GLAD Answers is a legal information line available to answer questions and provide resources and referrals regarding your rights as a member of the LGBTQ+ and HIV communities.

GLAD Know Your Rights During COVID-19

Division of Community Services for Those Facing Incarceration 901-222-4000 Pretrial services and behavioral health are available.


Senior Services

COVID-19 for Older LGBTQ+ Adults

AARP What Seniors Need to Know About COVID-19

Division of Community Services call 901-222-4111 for services for seniors and adults with disabilities, including meals, CHOICES, Public Guardianship, SHIP, SNAP, Family Caregiver Services, and more.

Trans Services and Information

Shelby County Court has suspended name change services indefinitely throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Choices is still seeing existing clients. They are not accepting new Trans clients.

Hormone Affordability most local pharmacies participate with GoodRX, bringing hormone costs down to $40 or less.

National Center for Transgender Equality: What Trans People Need to Know about COVID-19 

Transportation Resources

MATA has announced free fares on all modes effective March 25 through April 30.