Directory of LGBT Services and Resources
- Asian Pacific Island
- Staten Island
- Student Groups
- Academic/Alumni Groups
- Government/Elected Officials
- Support Groups
- Pride Committees
- Employee Groups
- 12 Step Groups
- People of Color
- Political Groups
- Religious Organizations
- Mental Health
Center Gender Identity Project
Peer/professional-based counseling, support, transcommunity events, info/referrals, HIV/AIDS prevention for transgender, gender non-conforming people, partners and families. Drop in and closed support groups.
Non-profit, non-sexual group based in NYC. Founded in 1990, focuses on closeted male-to-female crossdressers, offering a safe, informative and welcoming means for CDs to overcome fears of being discovered and express their transgender selves.
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender National Hotline
Mon-Fri, 4 pm-12 am; Sat, 12-5 pm. Peer counseling, info, referrals to LGBT's nationwide, Gay & Lesbian Switchboard of NY Project. Free and anonymous.
Hartford Gay & Lesbian Health Collective
Empowers individuals of diverse sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions to lead healthy lives by providing health and support services, education and advocacy.
Jim Collins Foundation
Raises money for transgender people in need of gender confirming surgery to live a healthy life, but without ability to pay for it.
Psychotherapy, counseling, evaluations, education, referrals. Individual/family. Emphasis on gender identity, transsexualism, TVs, other alternate lifestyles. Transitioning assistance, coping mechanisms, shyness issues. Member, HBIGDA/WPATH.
National Center for Transgender Equality
National social justice organization devoted to ending discrimination/violence against transgender people through education/advocacy on national issues of importance.
New York Association for Gender Rights Advocacy (NYAGRA)
Contact: Pauline Park, Chair. Statewide organization advocates at local/state levels for freedom of gender identity/expression.
Trans Health Clinic
All services are confidential and provided in a safe, sensitive and understanding environment.
Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund
National nonprofit civil rights organization committed to ending discrimination based on gender identity/expression, and to achieving equality for transgender people through public education, test-case litigation, direct legal services, and public policy efforts.
Transgender Scholarship and Education Legacy Fund
For transgender-idenitifed students in the helping and caring professions.
West Village Trans-Legal Clinic:Name Change Project
Free information and assistance to transgender identified people interested in obtaining legal name changes.The Center, 1st Mon sign-up 6-6:30pm .