Council of Northeastern New York 927 Broadway Albany, NY 12207 (518) 434-4686 www.aidscouncil.org The mission of the AIDS Council of Northeastern New York is to reduce the impact and incidence of HIV/AIDS and other serious medical and social conditions.
The Bridge (GLCC) 1085 West Mountain Road Queensbury, NY 12804 firstname.lastname@example.org www.thebridgeglcc.org The Bridge pledges to continue to pursue our ultimate goal: establish a local LGBTQ community center offering an array of social and educational programs.
In Our Own Voices, Inc. 245 Lark Street Albany, NY 12210 (518) 432-4188 www.inourownvoices.org In Our Own Voices, Inc. promotes the physical, mental, spiritual, social, cultural, and economic growth of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people of color.
Planned Parenthood Mohawk Hudson 236 Washington St. Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 (518) 584-0041 x221 (518) 374-5353 www.ppmhchoices.org Planned Parenthood Mohawk Hudson’s mission is to provide quality health care, to educate individuals to make informed sexual and reproductive decisions, and to advocate for reproductive rights.
Pride Center of the Capital Region (CDGLCC) 332 Hudson Avenue Albany, NY 12210 (518) 462-6138 www.capitalpridecenter.org The Pride Center's mission is to promote the wellbeing of all gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer identified people and those discriminated against based on gender identity and expression.
Rainbow Access Initiative, Inc. (518) 618-2751 Rainbow Access Initiative is an all volunteer organization that seeks to inform and educate health care and human service professionals in the unique aspects of LGBT-specific health issues.
The Safety Zone Unity House of Troy 33 2nd Street Troy, NY 12180 (518) 274-2607 www.UnityHouseNY.org Through wise stewardship and a caring staff, The Safety Zone is a community organization committed to serving and empowering people in need.
CENTRAL NEW YORK
Cortland LGBT Resource Center Cortland Prevention Services 73 Main Street Cortland, NY 13045 (607) 756-8970 www.cortlandprevention.org The mission of the Cortland LGBT Resource Center is to create a visible and empowered community through education, advocacy, resource enhancement and linkages to services for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer identified people.
Identity Youth Southern Tier AIDS Program 206 State Street Binghamton, NY 13905 (607) 651-9120 www.idyouth.org Identity is a youth and teen center for people ages 14-20. They are a safe space for LGBTQ individuals and welcome all youth regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.
Lesbian and Gay Family Building Project Ferre Institute, Inc. 124 Front Street Binghamton, NY 13905 (607) 724-4308 www.prideandjoyfamilies.org The Lesbian and Gay Family Building Project is dedicated to helping LGBT and queer people in upstate New York achieve their goals of building and sustaining healthy families by providing support, advocacy, information, and access to community and sensitive health care and services.
Out For Health Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes 620 West Seneca Street Ithaca, NY 14850 (607) 273-1513 www.outforhealth.org Out for Health provides outreach, education and information to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) people, their health care providers and the community at-large about the importance of inclusive, welcoming and respectful care for LGBT people.
The Q Center AIDS Community Resources 627 West Genesee Street Syracuse, NY 13204 (315) 701-2431 www.aidscommunityresources.com The Q Center is a safe place for LGBT and questioning youth and their allies to gather, share, hang out, have fun and build healthy relationships with supportive adults and peers.
SAGE Upstate 431 East Fayette Street, Suite 050 Syracuse, NY 13202 (315) 478-1923 www.sageupstate.org Sage Upstate is a not-for-profit organization that promotes the health and well being of LGBT and questioning people in Central New York as they age.
Center Lane Westchester Jewish Community Services 20 South Broadway, Suite 240 White Plains, NY 10601 (914) 423-0610 845 North Broadway White Plains, NY 10601 (914) 761-0600 www.centerlaneny.org Center Lane’s mission is to provide a safe haven that fosters a positive sense of self, reduces isolation and addresses high risk behaviors in LGBT and questioning youth and their allies ages 13-21.
Community Awareness Network for a Drug Free Life and Environment, Inc. (CANDLE) 120 North Main Street, Suite 301 New City, New York 10956 (845) 634-6677 www.candlerockland.org CANDLE's mission is to prevent substance abuse and violence among youth. Our goal is to improve the health and climate of our schools and our communities by providing prevention education and resistance strategies to youth and their adult allies, and support programs for young people at risk.
Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center PO Box 3994 Kingston, NY 12402 (845) 331-5300 www.lgbtqcenter.org Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center provides education, outreach, advocacy and support to LGBTQ individuals, families and allies, and to the educators, health and human service providers who serve them.
The LOFT: LGBT Community Services Center 252 Bryant Avenue White Plains, NY 10605 (914) 948-2932 www.loftgaycenter.org The LOFT, a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community center, works to further the cause for inclusion, diversity and pride through education, advocacy, support, and celebration.
Long Island Gay and Lesbian Youth (LIGALY) 34 Park Avenue Bay Shore, NY 11706 (631) 665-2300 400 Garden City Plaza, Suite 110 Garden City, NY 11530 (516) 323-0011 www.ligaly.org Long Island Gay and Lesbian Youth (LIGALY) is a bi-county (Nassau and Suffolk) not-for-profit organization providing education, advocacy, and social support services to Long Island's gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) youth and young adults, and all youth, young adults, and their families for whom sexuality, sexual identity, gender identity, and HIV/AIDS are an issue. Our goals are to empower GLBT youth, advocate for their diverse interests, and to educate society about them.
Long Island Lesbian Cancer Initiative (LILCI) 471 North Broadway, Suite 123 Jericho, NY 11753 email@example.com www.lilci.org The Long Island Lesbian Cancer Initiative provides culturally specific services for lesbian-identified women with cancer or their caregivers on Long Island.
Pride for Youth Long Island Crisis Center 2050 Bellmore Avenue Bellmore, NY 11710 (516) 679-9000 www.prideforyouth.org Pride for Youth is a service organization for LGBTQ youth, ages 13-24. Our mission is to enhance the health, wellness and cultural competency of LGBTQ youth through education, supportive services and youth development in Nassau and Suffolk counties.
NEW YORK CITY
Brooklyn Community Pride Center 4 MetroTech, Ground Floor Brooklyn, NY 11201 (347) 889-7719 www.lgbtbrooklyn.org The mission of the Brooklyn Community Pride Center is to provide a safe, common space offering physical and mental health services, social support, recreational and cultural programming, as well as being a hub of information for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals and families in Brooklyn.
Gay Men of African Descent (GMAD) 44 Court Street, Suite 1000 Brooklyn, NY 11201 (718) 222-6300 www.gmad.org GMAD’s mission is to empower gay men of African descent through education, outreach, health and wellness promotion and social support.
GRIOT Circle, Inc. 25 Flatbush Avenue, 5th Floor Brooklyn, NY 11217-1101 (718) 246-2775 www.griotcircle.org GRIOT Circle’s mission is to provide programs and services to assist their members in removing the isolation and fear around aging in the LGBT people of color community as well as the larger community and to eliminate discrimination wherever it exists.
The HEAT Program 760 Parkside Avenue, Room 308 Brooklyn, NY 11226 (718) 467-4466 www.heatprogram.org Health and Education Alternatives for Teens (HEAT) is a unique program that focuses on the special needs of teenagers that are HIV infected or at risk for infection. HEAT provides comprehensive medical, mental health, case management, HIV prevention and other support services to youth ages 13-24.
Rainbow Heights Club Heights Hill MHS, SBPC, Community Advisory Board 25 Flatbush Avenue, 4th Floor Brooklyn, NY 11217 (718) 852-2584 www.rainbowheights.org Rainbow Heights Club is an advocacy program for LGBT consumers requiring mental health services. They provide socialization, support, peer advocacy and a safe place to take the next step on the road to emotional recovery and wellness.
Unity Fellowship Breaking Ground, Inc. 2578 Atlantic Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11207 (718) 385-2406 www.unityfellowshipchurch.org The mission of UFBG, Inc. is to provide education and support to youth and young adults, with special attention towards the needs of the LGBT community and their families in the New York City area.
Ali Forney Center 224 West 35th Street New York, NY 10001 (212) 222-3427 www.aliforneycenter.org The Ali Forney Center’s mission is to protect LGBTQ youth from the harm of homelessness, and to support them in becoming safe and independent as they move from adolescence to adulthood.
APICHA Community Health Center 400 Broadway New York, NY 10013 (646) 744-0996 www.apicha.org APICHA’s mission is to improve the health of our community and to increase access to comprehensive primary care, preventive health services, mental health and supportive services to Asians and Pacific Islanders, the LGBT community and individuals living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.
Audre Lorde Project 147 West 24th Street, 3rd Floor New York, NY 10011 (212) 463-0342 www.alp.org The Audre Lorde Project is a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two Spirit, Trans and Gender Non-Conforming People of Color community organizing center, focusing on the New York City area. Through mobilization, education and capacity-building, ALP works for community wellness and progressive social and economic justice.
Callen-Lorde Community Health Center 356 West 18th Street New York, NY 10011 (212) 271-7200 www.callen-lorde.org Callen-Lorde Community Health Center provides sensitive, quality health care and related services primarily to New York's LGBT communities -- in all their diversity -- regardless of ability to pay. To further this mission, Callen-Lorde promotes health education and wellness and advocates for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender health issues.
Gay Men’s Health Crisis, Inc. (GMHC) 446 West 33rd Street New York, NY 10001 (212) 367-1000 www.gmhc.org GMHC is the world’s first and leading provider of HIV/AIDS prevention, care and advocacy. GMHC’s mission is to fight to end the AIDS epidemic and empower a healthy life for all.
Harm Reduction Coalition 22 West 27th Street, 5th Floor New York, NY 10001 (212) 213-6376 www.harmreduction.org The Harm Reduction Coalition is a national advocacy and capacity-building organization that promotes the health and dignity of individuals and communities impacted by drug use.
Hetrick-Martin Institute 2 Astor Place New York, NY 10003 (212) 674-2400 www.hmi.org The Hetrick-Martin Institute creates an environment for LGBT and questioning youth between the ages of 12 and 24 and their families.
Institute for Human Identity (IHI) 322 8th Avenue, Suite 802 New York, NY 10001 (212) 243-2830 www.ihi-therapycenter.org IHI's mission is to provide professional mental health services to all who need them.
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Center 208 West 13th Street New York, NY 10011 (212) 620-7310 www.gaycenter.org The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center provides a home for the birth, nurturing and celebration of community organizations, institutions and culture; cares for individuals and groups in need; educates the public and our community; and empowers individuals and groups to achieve their fullest potential.
LGBTQ Law Project New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) 7 Hanover Square, 18th Floor New York, NY 10004 (212) 613-5065 www.nylag.org/lgbt NYLAg’s LGBTQ Law Project exists to protect and expand the rights of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) community and to provide services that meet the unique legal needs of low-income LGBTQ New Yorkers. Through direct legal services and systematic advocacy efforts, we strive to work at the intersections of gender, racial and economic justice, and believe that with economic and physical security come empowerment, leadership and collective change.
Metropolitan Community Church of New York 446 West 36th Street New York, NY 10018 (212) 629-7440 www.mccny.org Metropolitan Community Church of New York is a spiritual home for the LGBT community, open to all.
The National LGBT Cancer Network 136 West 16 Street, Suite 1E New York, NY 10011 (212) 675-2633 www.cancer-network.org The National
LGBT Cancer Network works to improve the lives of LGBT cancer survivors and those at risk through education, training and advocacy.
New York City Gay and Lesbian Anti-Violence Project 240 West 35th Street, Suite 200 New York, NY 10001 (212) 714-1184 www.avp.org
The Anti-Violence Project empowers LGBT, queer and HIV-affected communities and allies to end all forms of violence.
NorthEast Two-Spirit Society c/o American Indian Artists, Inc. (AMERINDA) 288 East 10th Street New York, NY 10009 www.ne2ss.org/ The NorthEast Two-Spirit Society is devoted to providing information about and for LGBT and two-spirit American Indians of New York City and the tri-state area.
Peter Cicchino Youth Project Urban Justice Center 123 William Street, 16th Floor New York, NY 10038 (646) 602-5633 www.urbanjustice.org Peter Cicchino Youth Project works with LGBT youth in New York City to navigate the complicated channels of government benefits, access to permanent housing and continue their education.
Project Reach -OUTRIGHT Consortium Chinese American Planning Council 39 Eldridge Street, 4th Floor New York, NY 10009 (917) 749-6116 www.projectreachnyc.org Project Reach is an anti-racist, antisexist, anti-homophobic, youth and adult run, social justice training center bringing together NYC's most marginalized youth communities (immigrant, undocumented, and in-the-closet LGBT youth) and equipping them with the knowledge and skills to make substantive and sustainable social change.
SAGE – Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders 305 7th Avenue, 15th Floor New York, NY 10001 (212) 741-2247 www.sageusa.org SAGE is the country's largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of LGBT older adults.
Sylvia Rivera Law Project 147 West 24th Street, 5th Floor New York, NY 10011 (212) 337-8550 www.srlp.org The Sylvia Rivera Law Project works to guarantee that all people are free to self-determine gender identity and expression, regardless of income or race, and without facing harassment, discrimination or violence.
Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund (TLDEF) 151 West 19th Street, Suite 1103 New York, NY 10011 (646) 862-9396 www.transgenderlegal.org TLDEF is committed to ending discrimination based upon gender identity and expression and to achieving equality for transgender people through public education, test-case litigation, direct legal services, community organizing and public policy efforts.
The Trevor Project (212) 509-0042 www.trevorproject.org The Trevor Project is determined to end suicide among LGBTQ youth by providing life-saving and life-affirming resources including our nationwide, 24/7 crisis intervention lifeline, digital community and advocacy/educational programs that create a safe, supportive and positive environment for everyone.
Queens Pride House 76-11 37th Avenue, Suite 206 Jackson Heights, NY 11372 (718) 429-5309 www.queenspridehouse.org The mission of Queens Pride House is to serve the LGBT communities of Queens through social, educational and multicultural events.
Queens Center for Gay Seniors Queens Community House 74-09 37th Avenue Jackson Heights, NY 11372 (718) 533-6459 www.queenscommunityhouse.org Queens Center for Gay Seniors is the only community-based senior center in Queens that provides educational and recreational activities for LGBT older adults.
Staten Island LGBT Center Community Health Action of Staten Island 25 Victory Boulevard, 3rd Floor Staten Island, NY 10301 (718) 808-1360 www.silgbtcenter.org The Staten Island LGBT Community Center provides LGBT individuals and their families with direct access to local services and activities promoting their overall pysical, mental and emotional well-being.
WESTERN NEW YORK
Gay & Lesbian Youth Services (GLYS) of Western New York, Inc. 371 Delaware Avenue Buffalo, NY 14202 (716) 855-0221 www.glyswny.org The GLYS mission is to provide an accepting environment to enhance the personal growth of LGBT and questioning youth in Western New York. Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley (GAGV) 875 East Main Street, Suite 500 Rochester, NY 14605 (585) 244-8640 www.gayalliance.org The Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley is dedicated to cultivating a healthy, inclusive environment where individuals of all sexual orientations and gender expressions are safe, thriving and enjoy full civil rights. The MOCHA Center 189 N. Water Street, Suite 1 Rochester, NY 14604 (585) 420-1400 1092 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14202 (716) 852-1142 www.mochacenter.org Our mission is to improve health and wellness in communities of color through intervention and service with an emphasis on LGBTQ programming. Pride Center of Western New York 206 South Elmwood Avenue Buffalo, NY 14201 (716) 852-7743 www.pridecenterwny.org The mission of PCWNY is to work with the community to make Western New York a safe, healthy, and satisfying place for LGBT people to live, work and establish their families. Trillium Health 259 Monroe Avenue Rochester, NY 14607 (585) 314-8467 www.trilliumhealthny.org Trillium Health’s mission is to promote positive, healthy living for those with complex social & medical issues by providing comprehensive care and support in a welcoming environment.