RESOURCE LIST

LGBTQIA+ Resources

This Pride month, support and get involved with our growing resource list of action items, LGBTQIA+ organizations, educational materials, and upcoming in-person and virtual Pride events. We will continue to update this list in the weeks to come as we look to highlight a variety of local and national LGBTQIA+ organizations that you can support year-round. 

Updated 8/26/2021  

We welcome and encourage suggestions for this list. Please contact us to submit additional resources.

Table of Contents 

DONATE & GET INVOLVED

LEARN & TAKE ACTION

PRIDE EVENTS

SUPPORT LGBTQ+ OWNED BUSINESSES

MENTAL HEALTH & WELLNESS RESOURCES 

SOCIAL MEDIA RESOURCES

 

Donate & Get Involved 

Local

UTOPIA Washington
https://utopiawa.org/

Somos Seattle
https://www.somosseattle.org/#overview

Alphabet Alliance
https://alphabetalliance.org/

Queer the Land 
https://queertheland.org/

Trans Women of Color Solidarity Network Fund
https://www.gofundme.com/f/trans-women-of-color-solidarity-network-fund

Gay City
https://www.gaycity.org/

PFLAG Seattle
https://www.pflagseattle.org/

Lambert House
https://www.lamberthouse.org/

Ingersoll Gender Center
https://ingersollgendercenter.org/

NOOR: Seattle's Queer Muslim Collective
https://www.facebook.com/seattleqtm/

Lifelong
https://www.lifelong.org/

GSBA
https://www.thegsba.org/ 

Lavender Rights Project
https://www.lavenderrightsproject.org/

Gender Justice League
https://www.genderjusticeleague.org/

Rainbow City Performing Arts
http://www.rainbowcityband.com/about/

Pride Foundation
https://pridefoundation.org

National

LGBT Centers
https://www.lgbtcenters.org/

LGBTQ Freedom Fund
https://www.lgbtqfund.org/

Trans Justice Funding Project
https://www.transjusticefundingproject.org/

Princess Janae Place
https://princessjanaeplace.org/

The Transgender District
https://www.transgenderdistrictsf.com/

The Transgender Law Center
https://transgenderlawcenter.org/

The Trevor Project
https://www.thetrevorproject.org/

GLAAD
https://www.glaad.org/

Human Rights Campaign
https://www.hrc.org/

National LGBTQ Task Force
https://www.thetaskforce.org/

National Center for Transgender Equality
https://transequality.org/

National Center for Lesbian Rights
https://www.nclrights.org/

Lambda Legal
https://www.lambdalegal.org/

Anti-Violence Project
https://avp.org/

Gay for Good
https://gayforgood.org

LGBTQ+ BIPOC Organizations

Solutions Not Punishment Collaborative
https://www.snap4freedom.org/about

TGI Justice Project
http://www.tgijp.org/

Trans Women of Color Collective
https://www.twocc.us/

The Okra Project
https://www.theokraproject.com/

Black Aids Institute
https://blackaids.org/

BreakOUT!
https://www.youthbreakout.org/ 
 

Asian Pride Project
http://asianprideproject.org/

Unity Coalition
https://www.unitycoalition.org/index.html

Muslim Alliance for Sexual and Gender Diversity
https://www.themasgd.org/

The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance
http://www.nqapia.org/wpp/ 

Tarab NYC
https://tarabnyc.org/

Rainbow Street
https://www.rainbow-street.org/

Latino Equality Alliance
http://www.latinoequalityalliance.org/

The Visibility Project
http://www.visibilityproject.org/

Asian American Psychological Association: LGBTQ Resources
https://aapaonline.org/resources/lgbtq-aapi-resources/

Entre Hermanos
https://entrehermanos.org/

DeQH
https://www.deqh.org/

Asian Pacific Islander Queer Women & Transgender Community
https://apiqwtc.org/

Korean American Rainbow Parents (KARP)
https://www.facebook.com/karplgbtq/about/?ref=page_internal

Trikone
https://www.trikone.org/

LGBTQ+ Family & Youth Organizations

GLSEN
https://www.lambdalegal.org/ 

Family Equality
https://www.familyequality.org/

It Gets Better Project
https://itgetsbetter.org/

Families for Depression Awareness: Mental Health Resources for LGBTQIA+
http://familyaware.org/lgbtqia_resources/

Family Acceptance Project
https://familyproject.sfsu.edu/

Trans Student Educational Resources
https://transstudent.org/

The Association of LGBTQ+ Psychiatrists
https://www.aglp.org/

LGBTQ Project
http://www.qcardproject.com/

LGBT National Help Center
https://www.glbthotline.org/

National Association of School Psychologists: Organizations Supporting LGBTQ Youth
https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/diversity-and-social-justice/lgbtq-youth/organizations-supporting-lgbtq-youth 

Children of Lesbian and Gays Everywhere (COLAGE)
https://www.colage.org

Trans Youth Family Allies
http://www.imatyfa.org

Child Welfare Information Gateway: Advocacy and Support Organizations for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) Communities
https://www.childwelfare.gov/organizations/?CWIGFunctionsaction=rols:main.dspList&rolType=Custom&RS_ID=146&rList=ROL

Learn & Take Action

Resource Lists & Tools

GLAAD Resource List
https://www.glaad.org/resourcelist

University of Washington: LGBTQ+ Community Resources: Local Resources & Organizations
https://guides.lib.uw.edu/uwbcc-lgbtq-resources/puget-sound-regional-resources

The Seattle Civil Rights & Labor History Project: LGBTQ Organizations and Periodicals
https://depts.washington.edu/civilr/lgbtq_organizations.htm

Seattle.Gov: LGBTQ+ Youth Resources
https://www.seattle.gov/Documents/Departments/SeattleLGBTCommission/documents/LGBTQYouthResourceList.pdf

Seattle Public Library: LGBTQ Community Resources
https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/social-justice/lgbtq/lgbtq-community-resources

Gay City: Resource Database
https://www.gaycity.org/resourcedatabase/
 

* Accredited Schools Online: Resources for Transgender College Students
https://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/transgender-student-support/

Reading Recommendations

Literature

Pacific Northwest Ballet: Pride 2021 Reading List
https://blogpnborg.wordpress.com/2021/05/27/pride-2021-reading-list/

Seattle Public Library: LGBTQ Staff Picks
https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/social-justice/lgbtq/lgbt-staff-picks

Harpers Bazaar: "The Best New Reads for Pride Month 2021 and Beyond"
https://www.harpersbazaar.com/culture/art-books-music/g36595851/best-lgbt-books-2021/

Pride: "26 New LGBTQ+ YA Books to Add to Your 2021 Reading List"
https://www.pride.com/books/2021/6/01/26-new-lgbtq-ya-books-add-your-2021-reading-list#media-gallery-media-1

Human Rights Campaign: Best Diverse Children’s Books with Transgender, Non-Binary and Gender Expansive Characters
https://assets2.hrc.org/welcoming-schools/documents/WS_Great_Diverse_Books_Transgender_Non-Binary_Children.pdf?_ga=2.246050820.1451591966.1622702020-143049213.1622057891

Human Rights Campaign: Recommended Reading for Pride Season
https://hrc-prod-requests.s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/assets/PLH_BookList_052121.pdf?mtime=20210521124328&focal=none

Articles

Fast Company: "How to Be an Ally to LGBTQ Staff in the Workplace"
https://www.fastcompany.com/90642339/5-easy-ways-to-help-lgbtq-staff-feel-like-they-belong-in-the-workplace

CNN: "It's Pride Month. Here's What You Need to Know"
https://www.cnn.com/2021/06/01/health/pride-month-2021-trnd/index.html

USA Today: "Pride is Back in 2021! Here's how to celebrate with parades, in-person and online events"
https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2021/05/27/pride-month-2021-how-and-where-celebrate-person-and-online/7446989002/

Pride Events

Local

*Lifelong: Dining out for Life  - September 30, 2021
https://www.lifelong.org/dofl?fbclid=IwAR32y7qzyq3BP826KIrJ9GhWDVZ07z3aKQUs_cphbV-4mS0H-dAdtxsGK6Q 

*Pacific Northwest Black Pride - October 29-31, 2021 (online and in-person)
https://www.nwblackpride.org/

*Entre Hermanos: Dia De Muertos Gala - October 30, 2021
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/entre-hermanos-dia-de-muertos-gala-tickets-164236015343?aff=ebdsoporgprofile

 

Support LGBTQ+ Businesses

King 5: 3 LGBTQ+-owned businesses in Seattle you need to visit. 
https://www.king5.com/video/entertainment/television/programs/evening/three-lgbtq-owned-businesses-in-seattle-you-need-to-visit/281-fd5c318e-eaeb-41f0-b26d-f4f71346baea 

Seattle Refined: "LGBTQ-Owned Businesses & Restaurants in Seattle You Can Support Right Now"
https://seattlerefined.com/lifestyle/lgbtq-owned-businesses-restaurants-in-seattle-you-can-support-right-now

Intentionalist: Support LGBTQ Businesses
https://intentionalist.com/lgbtq-businesses-holiday/

Mental Health & Wellness Resources

*Nursing License Map: The Importance of Gender Affirming Care for Transgender and Gender Expansive YOuth
https://nursinglicensemap.com/blog/the-importance-of-gender-affirming-care-for-transgender-and-gender-expansive-youth/

Addiction Center: The LGBTQ Community and Addiction
https://www.addictioncenter.com/addiction/lgbtq/

LGBTQ Psychotherapists of Color (QTOC)
https://www.lgbtqpsychotherapistsofcolor.com/

Cosmopolitan: "Celebrate Pride this Year by Getting Actually Good LGBTQ+ Health Care
https://www.cosmopolitan.com/health-fitness/a36259800/lgbtq-health-resources/

OutCare
https://www.outcarehealth.org/outlist/?

National Resource Center on LGBT Aging
https://www.lgbtagingcenter.org/

Trans Lifeline
https://translifeline.org/

Trans Family Support Services
https://transfamilysos.org/

Social Media Resources

So Informed: Non-Binary
https://www.instagram.com/p/CQtHswXlRau/?utm_medium=copy_link

Asians4AntiRacism: Famous Asians in the LGBTQ+ Community You Should Know
https://www.instagram.com/p/CQtOgyDl1cx/?utm_medium=copy_link

KimSaira: Experiences of Coming Out for Asian Americans
https://www.instagram.com/p/CQtXIB8BRyL/?utm_medium=copy_link

AAPI Women Lead: End Violence Against Transgender & Gender-nonconforming Asian + Pacific Islanders 
https://www.instagram.com/p/CP3zTubAAgc/?utm_medium=copy_link

So Informed: LGBTQIA+ Mental Health Resources
https://www.instagram.com/p/CQGfnxPnlXw/?utm_medium=copy_link

So Informed: LGBTQ+ Representation in the U.S. Congress
https://www.instagram.com/p/CQgkdhdnQAA/?utm_medium=copy_link

Anti-Racism Daily: Fight for Black Trans Lives
https://www.instagram.com/p/CQHGAaSDnaF/ 

Illuminative: Read Books by Indigenous lGBTQ2S Writers
https://www.instagram.com/p/CQQ9u6drocw/?utm_medium=copy_link 

So Informed: Pansexuality
https://www.instagram.com/p/CQLpWgPnvPF/?utm_medium=copy_link 

KimSaira: Let Trans Girls Play Girls' Sports
https://www.instagram.com/p/CQJb1fvhzkH/?utm_medium=copy_link 

Our Naked Truths
https://www.instagram.com/ournakedtruths/?hl=en

So Informed: International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia
https://www.instagram.com/p/CO-xQujnlec/?igshid=4yyb5ocdf134 

Aidan Wharton: A List of Black Queer & Trans Organizations to Support
https://www.instagram.com/p/CBDoiY5BisQ/

So Informed: Talking to Kids About Gender
https://www.instagram.com/p/CPQa6vwnS6z/?utm_medium=copy_link

NAMI Communicate:LGBTQI Mental Health Resources
https://www.instagram.com/p/CPlPTyNguyu/?utm_medium=copy_link

So Informed: Celebrating Pride: No Matter Where You Are In the Process of Discovering Your Identity
https://www.instagram.com/p/CPlAL-WngEi/?utm_medium=copy_link

So Informed: LGBTQIA+ Terms: A Glossary
https://www.instagram.com/p/CPqQc1InZ0O/?utm_medium=copy_link