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Updated July 15, 2022
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Some articles about substance abuse and recognizing signs of addiction in the LGBTQ + Community.
Affirmation supports and encourages its members by assisting them in dealing with the Church, their families, employers, work associates and social contacts.
Basic Rights Oregon is dedicated to ending discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity in Oregon.
Builds the leadership, healing, and safety of Black-African transgender, queer, nonbinary, and intersex (TQNI+) Oregonians.
Cascade AIDS Project's mission is to prevent HIV infections, support and empower people affected and infected by HIV/AIDS and eliminate HIV/AIDS-related stigma.
Some resources on online schools, scholarships and community colleges.
A resource guide from Zippia.com to guide LGBTQ on the job hunt and in the workplace. Also a section to guide employers in creating an inclusive workplace for LGBTQ+ workers.
Northwest LGBTQ History
Portland and Vancouver's LGBTQ+ Friendly Directory
Gender Queery is a discussion group for genderqueer people, folks outside-the-gender-binary, trans folk, and allies (i.e. everyone allied with the GLBTQQ community). All who want to participate in open and respectful dialog are welcome.
Creating LGBTQIA+ friendly communities in healthcare & education.
This diverse volunteer group of individuals works to bring the mission of HRC to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and allies in the area.
Serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, & questioning community by providing free & confidential peer-support and local resources.
The struggle for federal LGBTQ anti-discrimination legislation - an overview.
A nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention and intervention of youth homelessness.
the LGBT Bar Association of Oregon, is an association of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender lawyers, judges, legal workers, law students, and others who support the association's purposes.
A service club for bears or bear-identified gay men and their admirers.
Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
A residential care facility that has provided nursing, social work and occupational therapy services for people with HIV/AIDS since 1988.
Founded in 1968, this nonprofit helps homeless youth and other marginalized people move toward improved health and self-sufficiency and provides services for LGBTQ youth.
Creatively mentors Portland's homeless youth
Supporting LGBTQ persons, their families, and friends through love and understanding, education, and advocacy.
Pride Foundation fuels transformational movements to advance equity and justice for LGBTQ+ people in all communities across the Northwest
The Portland Pride festival is the single, largest visibility avenue for our region’s LGBTQ community organizations and businesses, where they can attract new supporters and clients, increase their volunteer base, and raise much needed funds.
The center builds public awareness and support, and celebrates LGBTQ diversity through art, culture and programming.
Local LGBTQ+ vocal groups and choirs
Provides integrative healthcare services, community, and education to all people seeking a wellness-focused approach to living and dying.
Rose Haven is a day shelter and community center serving women, children and gender non-conforming folks experiencing trauma, poverty, and physical and mental health challenges. Restoring stability and dignity for 3,500 guests annually.
SAGE Metro Portland works to enhance the lives of older gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community members through education, advocacy, outreach and resource development.
SMYRC provides a safe, supervised, harassment-free space for sexual and gender minority youth ages 13-23 who participate in positive activities like art, music, community organizing, open mic nights, drag shows, and support groups, etc.
The mission of The Equi Institute is to enrich the health of the Trans, Queer, Gender Diverse and Intersex communities through trauma-informed care, culturally-affirming medical services and social justice advocacy.
24/7/365 Lifeline at 866-4-U-TREVOR (866-488-7386) or TrevorChat, their online instant messaging option, or TrevorText, a text-based support option. If you are looking for peer support, you can visit TrevorSpace from anywhere in the world.
Links to articles and resources for Transgender Employees
No Matter What Recovery has created a resource page to educate families, schools, and communities on mental health issues they're faced with and ways in which they can support them.