Links

The greater Seattle area is home to many LGBTQ friendly resources. Below is a list of some of them. Please feel free to email us if you have resources you’d like us to add to the list!

LGBTQ Community Centers & Events

Tacoma Rainbow Center

Olympia Rainbow Center

Greater Seattle Business Association (GSBA)

Q Center (Portland)

Seattle Area Support Groups and Community Center


LGBTQ Health

Gay City
Seattle based health organization for gay, bisexual and transgender men.

AHF Pharmacy
HIV specialty pharmacy. Provides assistance with medication costs.

Country Doctor
A community health center that provides high quality, culturally appropriate primary health care to all people regardless of their ability to pay.

Pike Market Medical Clinic
Provides a range of primary care services for adults.

Peter Shalit, MD, PhD
Health care for our community.

Washington Health Plan Finder
For enrollment in Medicaid, Medicaid Expansion and Health Insurance Plans.

LGBTQ Fertility
Information and Classes for LGBTQ family planning.


Transgender

Ingersoll Gender Center
Support and information for transgender/transsexual individuals, their family/friends, and service providers.

Washington Gender Alliance
Support and education for gender issues.

New Boyz Club
A peer support and discussion group for transgender (FTM) and gender-queer people ages 18 and over. Located in Olympia, WA.


Bisexual

BiNET Seattle
Social and support network for bisexual individuals.


HIV/AIDS

Washington State Department of Health HIV Services
HIV prevention, planning, education and care services.  The Washington State DOH works to reduce the transmission and medical consequences of HIV by assuring that persons with HIV in Washington have access to health care and supportive services.

Lifelong AIDS Alliance
Services and advocacy for those living with HIV/AIDS.

Building Changes - AIDS Housing of Washington
Building Changes is a catalyst for ending homelessness. We address the economic and social conditions that adversely affect people’s housing, health and job opportunities. We coalesce public and private resources to create lasting solutions, transforming the way people in need are served.

Bailey-Boushay House
Residential care and day health programs for people living with AIDS.

POCAAN (People of Color Against AIDS Network)
Multi-cultural AIDS prevention and service organization.

Kitsap County HIV/AIDS Services

Babes Network
A sisterhood of women facing HIV together.

A Guide to Coping with HIV/AIDS


Chemical Addiction

King County Substance Use Disorder Services

Addiction Rehab Center
Information on addictions to alcohol, tobacco, illicit and prescription drugs.

DRS Drug Rehab Services
Directory for drug rehab centers in the U.S.


Youth

Lambert House
Seattle center for LGBTQ youth 22 and under.

Camp Ten Trees
Camp Ten Trees is a nonprofit organization offering summer camp sessions in the Pacific Northwest, featuring a week for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth and their allies, and a week for childrenand youth of LGBTQ and/or non-traditional families.

Safe Schools Coalition
Program to end bullying and violence against LGBTQ youth in schools.

Seattle Young People's Project
Project to empower teens to speak out on social justice issues.

Youth Eastside Services B-GLAD
B-GLAD is a drop-in support group in Bellevue open to kids ages 12 to 19 who may identify themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender or who may be questioning their sexuality.

Oasis Youth Center
Oasis is a confidential drop-in and resource center for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning (GLBTQ) youth ages 14-24 in Pierce County.

Odyssey Youth
Odyssey Youth Center is the only all inclusive lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and straight-allied (LGBTQA) youth center in the Spokane, WA area.

Quest Youth Center
Tri-Cities Youth Center that works with LGBTIQQA individuals 14-21 years old and offer unique combinations of direct service, social service, referrals. Programs are youth-driven and based on the model of peer support and leadership.

Queer Youth Space
Produce youth-led queer spaces in Seattle that are organic, aware and committed to social justice.


Violence & Abuse

NW Network
Provides support and advocacy for LBGTQ folks of all genders who are surviving abuse. Includes support groups, individual counseling, legal advocacy, shelter referrals, safety planning, basic needs assistance, community education and community organizing.

PFLAG Seattle (Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)
Support Group for families and friends of LGBT People.

Asian Pacific Islander Queer Network Program
Works to engage the LGBTQ community to address and prevent intimate partner violence.

Help for Battered Men in WA State 

List of resources for battered men in Washington State.

 


Multicultural / Culturally Specific

Consejo
Mental health and chemical dependency services for the Latino/a communities.

Asian Counseling & Referral
Human services and behavior health for Asian Pacific Americans.

Entre Hermanos
Health and well-being organization for the Latino/a LGBT community

Trikone Northwest
Supportive, empowering, and affirming community for LGBTQ and differently-oriented South Asians in the Pacific Northwest.


Advocacy/Legal

Washington HIV/AIDS Community Advocacy Network
A coalition dedicated to advocating for public policies that protect and expand access to HIV treatment and prevention services.

QLaw
The GLBT Bar Association of Washington.

Law Resources for the LGBT Community

 

Education Resources

Pride Foundation 

GSBA Scholarship Fund

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