These resources offer tools for self-care for Black LGBTQ+ people, ideas and resources for people with racial privilege to engage in ongoing work toward racial justice, and links to some of the powerful Black-led LGBTQ+ organizations in the United States that are leading work for Black LGBTQ+ care and liberation.
Self Care and Support
Jessamyn Stanley — yoga and body positivity
Supporting Black LGBTQ Youth Mental Health – The Trevor Project
Black Lives Matter meditations* – Dr. Candice Nicole
The Liberate meditation app is by and for the BIPOC community and includes a few queer-specific meditations*
The Nap Ministry – “We believe rest is a form of resistance and name sleep deprivation as a racial and social justice issue.”*
Dr. Angel Acosta’s healing-focused work at the intersections of leadership, social justice, and mindfulness. Dr. Acosta’s website includes videos, podcasts, and upcoming live online events.*
*not specifically LGBTQ+ focused
25 Black Queer Books to Honor Protests and Pride Month – Lambda Legal
LGBTQ Black Lives Matter Town Hall – Equality Florida
For Our White Friends Desiring to Be Allies – Courtney Ariel, Sojourners
Black-led LGBTQ+ Organizations
There are many many resources and organizations beyond the ones listed here and we will add to this list.