Directory of LGBT Services and Resources
- Academic/Alumni Groups
- Employee Groups
- Staten Island
- 12 Step Groups
- Pride Committees
- Religious Organizations
- Political Groups
- People of Color
- Support Groups
- Student Groups
- Asian Pacific Island
- Mental Health
- Government/Elected Officials
AIDS Center of Queens County
Direct services for people infected with or affected by HIV/AIDS. Services include; case management, legal advocacy, housing support, prevention/education and outreach, licensed mental health and harm reduction/syringe exchange.
AIDS Center Queens County Women of Distinction/Young Women of Distinction
Educational group addresses needs of women on topics from HIV/AIDS to stigma of living with HIV/AIDS, depression, etc. Meets Wednesdays, 4–5:30 pm.
American Veterans for Equal Rights
Service organization of LGBT US armed forces service members and veterans; supporting service members and veterans rights advocacy, political action (equal benefits), VA medical benefits assistance, parade marching, community, camraderie and social events.
Queens-only queer film festival
Dari Project, The
Documents lives of LGBT Korean Americans, families, community.
Dromm, Daniel, New York City Councilmember
Openly gay Councilmember representing District 25 Queens (Jackson Heights, Elmhurst, East Elmhurst, LeFrak City, Corona, Rego Park, and Woodside)
Elmhurst Hospital Chemical Dependency Treatment Clinic
For HIV+ people with/without psychiatric diagnosis (major depression, dysthymia, schizophrenia, personality disorders, anxiety disorder). Medical, psychiatric, alcohol/chemical dependence assessments, family/significant others outreach, individual/group therapy. On-site services include AA, gay/lesbian welcome. Smoke-enders group.
Gay Human Rights League of Queens County
Political group established in 1974.
Resource provides information about gay-friendly automotive companies and facilitating commerce with gay-friendly companies during car-buying process.
Generation Q of the Queens Community House
LGBTQQ youth, 22 and under. Drop In Center, Mon-Thurs, 3-8 PM (2 PM on Mon.) Offering youth workshops, discussions, movies, writing group, art projects, activism, event planning, theatre, leadership skills. Socials held 1st Fridays, 7:30 pm-12 am. Dances, Queens Youth Pride.
Maloney, Carolyn B., U.S. Representative
Represents 14th Congressional District (part of Manhattan, Roosevelt Island, parts of Queens)
Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays (PFLAG)Queens
Meets 3rd Sundays at Reform Temple of Forest Hills, 71-11 112th Street, Queens
Queens College Gay, Lesbian & Straight Alliance (QCGLASA)
Social/political. Weekly discussion group.
Queens Hospital Center-Chemical Dependency Services
Detoxification/outpatient chemical dependency treatment. LGBT sensitive. Clinic and Rehabilitation Program. Geriatric Program.
Queens Lesbian & Gay Pride Committee
Queens largest LGBT organization puts on an annual Queens LGBT Pride Parade and Festival on first Sunday in June.
Queens Pride House
Community Center/gathering place for LGBTQ people. Resource referral program provides info/referrals to LGBT sensitive providers in Queens, support groups, socials, space rental, 1,500 book/video library.
Non-profit fraternal brrotherhood; members worldwide. Events scheduled by age, class, specialized interest. All men welcome.
Steinway Child & Family Services, Inc
Non-profit human services agency dedicated to providing comprehensive, quality services to children, families, young adults, seniors to restore them to optimal level of functioning.
Sts. Sergius & Bacchus CACINA Catholic Parish
Sunday Mass, 11am. Common sense Catholic communty welcomes all who are pushed away, rejected, alienated because of life situations beyond their control. Sacramental community in Catholic tradition (Catholic Apostolic Church in North America). Clergy available for weddings, holy unions, counseling, etc.
Van Bramer, Jimmy, New York City Councilmember
Openly gay Councilmember representing District 26 Queens (Woodside, Sunnyside, Long Island City, Astoria, and Maspeth).
Victoria Congregational Church-United Church of Christ
Opening and affirming congregation welcoming of LGBT community. 11 am Sunday worship service followed by coffee and fellowship.