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LGBTQ Resources

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AARDVARC, An Abuse, Rape and Domestic Violence Aid and Resource CollectionLGBTQ Specific Link 

Information specific to the needs of LGBTQ  victims of violence, their families and friends, and the agencies and programs which serve them, both public and private.
www.aardvarc.org/dv/gay.shtml

Cincinnati Men’s Chorus 

A voluntary, not-for-profit community chorus organized to provide the opportunity for gay men and gay-supportive men to sing together. 
www.cincinnatimenschorus.org

CrossPort 

Provides social, educational, emotional, and functional support for all facets of the transgendered community including their partners, families, and friends.
www.transgender.org/crossprt

Equality Cincinnati 

Working for full equality for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people in Greater Cincinnati. 
www.equalitycincinnati.org

Equality Ohio 

Serves as an advocate and champion for fair treatment and equal opportunity for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender citizens.
www.equalityohio.org

Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Cincinnati 

The Center’s goal is to foster empowerment in each individual who walks through our doors and give everyone a better sense of the GLBT (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender) community spirit. 
www.cincyglbt.com

Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network of Cincinnati 

The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network strives to assure that each member of  every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression.  
www.glsencincinnati.org 

Just the Facts about Sexual Orientation and Youth Handbook

An invaluable resource for all those concerned about the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth, as well as their heterosexual peers and allies. 13-page handbook available for download. 
www.glsen.org/cgi-bin/iowa/all/library/record/278.html

Muse 

A women's choir dedicated to musical excellence and social change. 
www.musechoir.org

National Consortium of Directors of Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender Resources in Higher Education 

Goals are to support colleagues and develop curriculum to professionally enhance this work; to seek climate improvement on campuses; and to advocate for policy change, program development and establishment of LGBT Office/Centers. 
www.lgbtcampus.org/ 

Parents, Friends, and Family of Lesbians and Gays 

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered persons, their families and friends. 
www.geocities.com/pflagcinci

The People of Color (POC) Media Program 

Dedicated to promoting and ensuring fair, accurate and inclusive representation of LGBT people of color and events in mainstream, POC (including Spanish-language) and LGBT media. This is an offshoot of Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation or GLAAD. 
http://www.glaad.org/poc/ 

Queen City Careers Association 

QCCA, Greater Cincinnati's Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, forges strategic alliances with other professional and business organizations and creates networking opportunities for gay, lesbian and allied businesses. 
www.qccainc.com

Queen City GLBT Coalition 

Provides a forum for GLBT organizations and individuals to foster pride and unity in the  GLBT Community and to advocate, both within and beyond the GLBT community, for fairness and increased acceptance, on a non political basis, by facilitating communication. 
www.glbtcentercincinnati.com/programs/coalition.html

Temenos: LGBT People of Color 

A web resource for news and information on LGBT African-Americans, Asian & Pacific Islanders, Latino/a Americans, and Native Americans. 
www.temenos.net/poc/index.shtml

Your Forefront 

Creates a safe space for GLBTQ and straight supportive youth in Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky and surrounding areas to meet, learn and network.
www.yfnow.org