Long Island Gay and Lesbian Youth - Programs and services for gay and lesbian youth.
- On Campus - LGTBQ Services
Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network - Helps to ensure safe schools for all students and bullying of and discrimination against LGBT students.
Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays (PFLAG) - committed to advancing equality and full societal affirmation of LGBT people through support, education, and advocacy.
Lesbian & Gay Family Building Project - Helps LGBTQ people in upstate NY achieve their goals of building and sustaining healthy families by providing support, advocacy, information, and access to community and sensitive health care and services.
The Center - Offers the LGBT communities of NYC health and wellness programs; arts, entertainment and cultural events; recovery, wellness, parenthood and family support services.
- Services for LGBTQ Elders
- Stony Brook University Center for Prevention and Outreach -STONY BROOK SAFE SPACE
Our mission is to ensure that Stony Brook University becomes a more inclusive place for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQ) people by fostering a supportive learning and working environment.
Transgender Resources (From New York Times 5/6/15)
Counseling for young people in distress, via phone or online chat.
24-hour hotline: (866) 488-7386
Run by transgender volunteers to support the transgender community.
Offers education, counseling and advocacy.
24 hour hotline: (212) 714-1141
Resources for parents, educators, health care practitioners and youths.
Education, advocacy and support for transgender youths and their families.
Collects videos geared toward L.G.B.T. youth, and BetterLegal uses the video library to support the efforts of legal services organizations.
A national student-led organization that offers the Campus Pride Index, a list of L.G.B.T.-friendly colleges and universities.
A national organization for the families, friends and allies of L.G.B.T.Q. people, with many local chapters.
A community for families, schools, professionals and organizations that fosters gender-sensitive environments for all young people.
Provides support groups, voice coaching and education services for transgender and gender-diverse youths.
Connects transgender high school students with transgender professionals in their community.
Provides resources, legal support and a student network for creating safe schools.
Law and advocacy
A national advocacy group with a legal document service center.
Offers legal services, test-case litigation and public education.
Updated information about transgender rights.
A national L.G.B.T.-advocacy organization.
National coalition of L.G.B.T. community centers.
Trains activists to address a range of issues.
Provides information about relevant laws.
A national nonprofit agency for older L.G.B.T. people.
Provides resources and advocacy, including scholarships.
A national social-justice organization that provides education, outreach and case management.
A national social-justice organizing group.
A Washington-based organization that supports Spanish-speakers and offers legal counseling.
A national Latino L.G.B.T.Q. online community.
Works to organize and empower L.G.B.T.Q.-identified immigrants.
Focuses on grass-roots organizing and leadership development.
Sponsors research about transgender people in the military.
L.G.B.T. military group that offers legal referrals, peer support, professional development and policy advocacy.
Work and health
Builds ties between organized labor and the L.G.B.T. community.
Workplace-equality advocates for L.G.B.T. employees.
International multidisciplinary association that publishes the Standards of Care and Ethical Guidelines, about psychological, medical and surgical treatment.
Resources for families and allies
Offers resources on a range of issues.
Builds solidarity with the L.G.B.T. community in athletics.
A research center at the University of California at Los Angeles, focusing on gender identity law.
An Internet magazine for transgender men.
Transgender resources, news and an online forum.
Quarterly print magazine about transgender male culture.
A resource site offering videos and documentaries about transgender people.