Resources

Health and Safety:

LGBTQ+ and Addiction
https://www.drugrehab.com/guides/lgbtq/

Signs of Addiction
https://www.advancedrecoverysystems.com/process-addiction/signs-of-addiction/

Vaping and Smoking in LGBTQ Community

https://www.migvapor.com/ecig-news/vaping-and-lgbtq/

Education:

GSAFE – GSAFE creates just schools for LGBTQ+ youth in Wisconsin.

GLSEN – Creating safe and affirming schools for all, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

Youth for Human Rights – Teaching youth about human rights, specifically the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and inspire them to become advocates for tolerance and peace.

Family Resources:

Our Family Coalition – Our Family Coalition advances equity* for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) families with children through support, education, and advocacy.

COLAGE – COLAGE unites people with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer parents into a network of peers and supports them as they nurture and empower each other to be skilled, self-confident, and just leaders in our collective communities.

Family Equality Council – Family Equality Council is changing attitudes and policies to ensure all families are respected, loved, and celebrated — especially those with parents who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer.

Local Groups:

Positive Voice – Support for all gender and sexuality diverse and questioning individuals, their families, and allies through community outreach and education, as well as collaborative and social activities.

Rainbow Over Wisconsin – Raises money and distributes it to LGBT-friendly programs.

Open Door Pride – Door County’s own pride event and support for LGBT citizens and visitors of Door County.

NEW Pride Alive – Green Bay’s annual pride event.

National Resources:

PFLAG National  – Uniting people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) with families, friends, and allies, PFLAG is committed to advancing equality through its mission of support, education, and advocacy.

Human Rights Campaign – HRC advocates for LGBTQ equality and educates the public about LGBTQ issues.

GLAAD – GLAAD rewrites the script for LGBTQ acceptance. As a dynamic media force, GLAAD tackles tough issues to shape the narrative and provoke dialogue that leads to cultural change.

FORGE – FORGE is a national transgender anti-violence organization.

Legal Resources:

National LGBTQ Task Force – The National LGBTQ Task Force advances full freedom, justice and equality for LGBTQ people.

Lambda Legal – Committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and everyone living with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.

Transgender Law Center – Transgender Law Center works to change law, policy, and attitudes so that all people can live safely, authentically, and free from discrimination regardless of their gender identity or expression.

National Center for Lesbian Rights – Achieving LGBTQ Equality Through Litigation, Legislation, Policy, and Public Education.

ACLU – LGBT Rights Project – The ACLU works to ensure that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people can live openly without discrimination and enjoy equal rights, personal autonomy, and freedom of expression and association.