LGBTQ West Virginia Resources
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The American Civil Liberties Union of West Virginia (ACLU-WV) is a non-partisan, non-profit membership organization whose mission is to ensure the Bill of Rights and rights guaranteed by the Constitution are preserved for each new generation. The ACLU-WV accomplishes these goals through legislative advocacy, litigation, grassroots organizing, and public education.
Dr. Rainbow is a proud conception of Covenant House, a nonprofit centered in Charleston, WV. Covenant House built Dr. Rainbow resource guide by traveling to every corner of the state asking our LGBTQ family to identify what healthcare providers they personally use who are LGBTQ culturally competent and affirming.
Identity, Equality, Community, Engagement, Celebration
The Mission of the Eastern Panhandle LGBTQ Alliance of West Virginia is to Support, Mentor, Educate, Link, Collaborate, Organize and Provide Outreach to and for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Communities, Families, Friends & Allies.
Equaldex is a collaborative knowledge base for the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) movement. The site aims to crowdsource every law related to LGBT rights to provide a comprehensive and global view of the LGBT rights movement.
Fairness West Virginia (Fairness) is the statewide civil rights advocacy organization dedicated to fair treatment and civil rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender West Virginians. Our mission is to ensure LGBT people can be open, honest and safe at home, at work, and in the community.
Human Rights Campaign fights for LGBT equality in West Virginia alongside state and local groups and lawmakers.
The National Resource Center on LGBT Aging is 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/or transgender older adults.
PFLAG is the extended family of the LGBTQ community. We’re made up of LGBTQ individuals, family members and allies. Because together, we’re stronger.
Rainbow Pride of WV is more than one Board of Directors, more than any one individual. Pride is YOU. Rainbow Pride is only successful when you participate! We welcome every voice to the chorus and every face to the crowd. Come celebrate with us, at events during Pride Week or at one of our many meetings and events throughout the year!
As members of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, Intersexed community we seek the acceptance of all people as equals. To have the same; rights, respect, and freedom to live our lives with individual dignity and safety. We ask no permission as these ideals were granted us by natural order and/or our creator.
The Pittsburgh/Greater Allegheny LGBT+
Chamber of Commerce
Three Rivers Business Alliance (3RBA) is a membership-based, business advocacy organization dedicated to making the Pittsburgh/Greater Allegheny Region an influential and diverse LGBT+ business community by promoting economic development and growth through equal opportunities, insightful education, effective leadership, and lasting partnerships.
WV Bully-Free is the campaign to secure effective anti-bullying policies in West Virginia. We partner with organizations across the state to advocate providing adequate protections for students affected by school bullying, especially LGBT students.
From flowers to photographers, we have created a Wedding Resource Guide for the LGBTQ community (and our allies). Each of the almost 300 vendors have asked to be included, thereby affirming that they are comfortable serving weddings regardless of the gender of those being wed.
WV Transgender Resources was created to provide WV transgender youth and families with easily accessible resources. Our mission is to educate and inform West Virginians on transgender specific topics while creating a safe and open atmosphere at home, school, and work.
Spectrum is West Virginia University’s student-run organization dedicated to providing a social space for LGBTQ people and their allies in north central West Virginia. We offer our support and services services not only to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans people, but to everyone within the orientation spectrum. However you identify, you have a place here!