LGBT Health & Support Resources

Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Center offers services for mental health, sexual health, and HIV/AIDS care and prevention, as well as support groups and social & cultural activities.

Bienestar LGBT youth project, for LGBT youth ages 14 to 24.

The Trevor Project preventing suicide among LGBT youth provides resources for HIV prevention, substance use/abuse programming and other health and mental health related services.

National & International LGBT Resources

Stand Up Foundation Ben Cohen’s organization to prevent bullying, especially of LGBT youth.

It Gets Better, Dan Savage’s video testimonial project to prevent LGBT youth suicide.

LGBT Advocacy Organizations

Courage Campaign

Equality California, the largest statewide LGBT advocacy organization in California working to secure full and lasting equality for and acceptance of LGBT people.

Love, Honor, Cherish, working to repeal Prop 8 and realize marriage equality in California.

Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law, research and advocacy center for LGBT policy.

LGBT Cultural Competency Training & Resources

• The Fenway Institute. Based in Boston, MA, the Fenway has extensive resources on LGBT health and advocacy. These modules address what clinicians need to know in working with LGBT patients.

• The LGBT Committee of the Group for Advancement of Psychiatry developed an on-line curriculum for psychiatric residents and other mental health trainees. It is hosted on the website of the Association of Gay and Lesbian Psychiatrists

LGBT History & Culture

Kameny Papers: archives of the personal papers of Frank Kameny,

OutHistory: wiki for LGBTQ history in the US.

People with a History: An Online Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Trans* History at Fordham University.

This site was created on 21 Sep 1996. All original textual and photographic material on these pages is copyrighted 1996-2012 by Timothy M. Hall unless otherwise noted.