National & Regional LGBT+ Resources

Civil Rights Advocacy Groups


Equality Michigan | An anti-violence and advocacy organization serving the LGBTQ and HIV affected communities. | Facebook | Website


HRC | The Human Rights Campaign is the largest LGBT civil rights advocacy group and political lobbying organization in the United States. | Facebook | Website 


Lambda LegalA national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and everyone living with HIV. | Facebook | Website


National LGBTQ Task ForceThe National LGBTQ Task Force is an American social justice advocacy non-profit organizing the grassroots power of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community. | Facebook | Website


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Michigan LGBT+ Community Centers & Pride Groups


Affirmations | 290 W Nine Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220 | 248-398-7105 | Facebook | Website


Caddy Pride | Facebook 


Equality Michigan | 19641 W Seven Mile Rd, Detroit, MI 48219 | 313-537-7000 | Facebook | Website


Grand Rapids Pride Center | 343 Atlas Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506 | 616-458-3511 | FacebookWebsite


Jim Toy Community Center | 319 Braun Ct, Ann Arbor, MI 48107 | 734-995-9867 | Facebook | Website


LGBT Detroit | 20025 Greenfield Rd, Detroit, MI 48235 | 313-397-2127 | Facebook | Website


LGBTQ Friends in Cheboygan | Facebook


Manistee PFLAG | Facebook | Website


Out On the Lakeshore | 451 Columbia Avenue, Holland, MI 49423 | 616-994-8090 | Facebook | Website


OutCenter | 132 Water St, Benton Harbor, MI 49022 | 269-925-8330 | Facebook | Website


OutFront Kalamazoo | 340 S Rose St, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 | 269-349-4234 | Facebook | Website


Ruth Ellis Center | 77 Victor St, Highland Park, MI 48203 | 313-252-1950 | Facebook | Website


Transgender Michigan23211 Woodward Avenue # 309, Ferndale, MI 48220 | 800-842-2854 | FacebookWebsite


Up North Pride | Facebook | Website


UP Rainbow Pride | Facebook | Website


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Military & Veterans Focused Groups

American Veterans for Equal Rights | AVER is a non-partisan Veterans Service Organization dedicated to full and equal rights and equitable treatment for all members of the U.S. Armed Forces, especially LGBT military personnel. | Facebook | Website


OutServe - Service Members Legal Defense Network | Dedicated to bringing about full LGBT equality to America's military and ending all forms of discrimination and harassment of military personnel on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. | Facebook | Website


Transgender American Veterans AssociationAn advocacy group for transgender veterans from the US military. | FacebookWebsite


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Other LGBT+ Focused Groups

Bisexual Resource Center | The BRC is committed to providing support to the bisexual community and raising public awareness about bisexuality and bisexual people. | Facebook | Website


CenterLink | A member-based coalition to support the development of strong, sustainable LGBT community centers. | Facebook | Website


National Resource Center for LGBT Aging | The country's first and only technical assistance resource center aimed at improving the quality of services and supports offered to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. | Facebook | Website


SAGEServices and Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, & Transgender Elders. | FacebookWebsite


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Transgender Focused Groups

Modulation Institute | A virtual institute based in Grand Rapids that provides voice training for transgender and non-binary people | 616-333-9994 | Facebook | Website


National Center for Transgender EqualityA nonprofit social equality organization founded in 2003, dedicated to winning life-saving change for transgender people | Facebook | Website


Transgender Law CenterThe largest national trans-led organization advocating self-determination for all people. Grounded in legal expertise and committed to racial justice. | FacebookWebsite


Transgender MichiganProviding advocacy, support and education while serving to create coalitions in the state of Michigan to unify and empower transgender and gender non-conformist communities. | 23211 Woodward Avenue # 309, Ferndale, MI 48220 | 800-842-2854 | FacebookWebsite


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Youth Focused Groups

GLSEN | Seeking to end discrimination, harassment, and bullying based on sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression in K-12 schools. | Facebook | Website


GSA Network | A next-generation LGBTQ racial and gender justice organization that empowers and trains queer, trans and allied youth leaders. | Facebook | Website


PFLAG | Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays Facebook | Website


Trevor ProjectProviding crisis intervention and suicide prevention for LGBTQ youth.  Offering a crisis hotline via voice or text.  Also offering a social media forum for LGBTQ youth. | FacebookWebsite


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