National Resources

The ACLU LGBT Rights Project is an excellent resource for learning about what civil rights are at stake, finding news stories revolving around the LGBTQ+ community, current issues, and ways…

The Coalition for Sexuality and Gender Identities (CSGI) is one of the Entity Groups within ACPA charged to increase awareness, eliminate oppression, and provide support for the lesbian, gay…

Asexual Outreach focuses specifically on people on the asexual and aromatic spectrums. This organization forms local community groups all across Canada and the US, and works on the local…

The BRC focuses on providing resources and equality for non-monosexual/romantic identifying people (this includes bi, pan, ace/aro, fluid, queer, and those who don’t identify with a label…

CenterLink was founded in 1994 as a member-based coalition to support the development of strong, sustainable LGBT community centers. The organization plays an important role in supporting…

Colage is an organization based in Seattle that supports children with LGBTQ+ parents. Events, programs, and opportunities for youth leadership all around the country can be found here. This…

Founded in 1979, CUAV works to build the power of LGBTQ communities to transform violence and oppression.

GDESS is a non-profit organization advocating for education when it comes to a whole spectrum of gender identities in children, teenagers, and adults. It provides support to families, holds…

The HRC’s section on LGBTQ+ rights provides a vast variety of news stories, surveys, and other data regarding American LGBTQ+ people and their experiences. The site also has resources…

Immigration Equality advocates for putting an end to discrimination of LGBTQ+ people in immigration legislation and programs. 

InterACT is an organization fighting for intersex rights across the country. Their website offers resources, updates on politics and legislation related to intersex people, and ways to learn…

Lambda Legal is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and everyone living with HIV through…

The National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC) is a civil rights organization dedicated to the empowerment of Black lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and same gender loving (LGBTQ/SGL…

NCLR covers all LGBTQ+ issues, but focuses specifically on lesbian rights and topics. This organization “achiev[es] LGBTQ equality through litigation, legislation, policy, and public…

NCTE is an organization fighting for transgender rights. Its website provides resources and the ability to learn about transgender issues and take action. They provide information about…

Outright Action International is an organization for “human rights for LGBTIQ people everywhere.” OAI works in countries all across Europe and Asia, Africa, Latin America, the Middle East,…

PFLAG is an organization that focuses specifically on resources for the family members of LGBTQ+ people. With over 200,000 members, including LGBTQ+ people, their families, and other allies…

Point of Pride works to benefit trans people in need through gender-affirming support programs that empower them to live more authentically. Point of Pride offers an Annual Transgender Surgery…

OutCare has identified LGBTQ healthcare resources in all 50 states. Here you will find resources including primary care, mental health services, youth groups, shelters, support groups, STI…

A peer support service run by trans people, for trans and questioning callers. Our operators are located all over the U.S. and Canada, and are all trans-identified. If you are in crisis or just…

The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) young…