Resources

Casa Ruby
2822 Georgia Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone (202) 355-5155
http://www.casaruby.org/index.html

A multicultural center and safe space serving the Latino LGB & Transgender communities of any race, color, or economic background in Washington, DC, MD, VA Where all are welcome.

The DC Center for the LGBT Community
2000 14th St NW, Suite 105
Washington, DC 20009
(202) 682-2245
http://www.thedccenter.org
supportdesk@thedccenter.org

The Center’s mission is to celebrate, strengthen, and support community among the GLBT residents and organizations of Metropolitan Washington, DC.

DC Area Transmasculine Society (DCATS)

http://www.dcatsinfo.org

The DC Area Transmasculine Society is a peer-facilitated social and support group in the DC area for anyone on the transmasculine spectrum.

Gay Washington DC

http://washingtondc.gaycities.com/

This website is a comprehensive resource guide to the Washington area LGBT community; it includes resource listings, classifieds, events calendar, and so forth.

Northern Virginia Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network

7105 Sudley Road
Manassas, VA 20109
(571) 208-2424
http://www.glsen.org/northernva
northernva@chapters.glsen.org

GLSEN strives to combat the harassment and discrimination leveled against students and school personnel. GLSEN creates learning environments that affirm the inherent dignity of all students.

Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) of the Metropolitan DC Area

Whitman Walker Clinic
Elizabeth Taylor Building, 2nd floor
1701 14th St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
(202) 638-3852, (301) 439-FLAG (Helpline)
info@pflagdc.org
www.pflagdc.org

PFLAG-DC is a support an advocacy group for LGBT people, their families, and their friends. PFLAG-DC sponsors community events and support groups, and serves as a lobbying group for LGBT-friendly legislation.

Supporting and Mentoring Youth Advocates and Leaders (SMYAL)

410 7th Street, S.E.
Washington, DC 20003
(202) 546-5940
(202) 464-4548 (TTY)
www.smyal.org
supporterinfo@smyal.org

SMYAL offers a safe, comfortable space for youth aged 13-21 who are LGBTQ. SMYAL provides a variety of free and confidential services and/or referrals to other agencies when needed.

Team DC

http://www.teamdc.org/

Team DC encourages and supports involvement in team and individual sports within the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and transgender (LGBT) and broader community in the Washington Metropolitan Area. To meet this objective, Team DC strives to promote excellence, integrity, and good sporting conduct in individual and team sports.

Triangle Club

PO Box 65458
Washington, DC 20035
(202) 659-8641
(202) 659-2494 (TTY)
http://www.triangleclub.org
club@triangleclub.org

The Triangle Club provides an LGBT-friendly environment for 12-step groups (AA, NA, Overeaters Anon., etc.) to hold their weekly meetings. Call for the address and for a listing of meeting dates and times.

Us Helping Us, Inc.

3636 Georgia Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 446-1100
http://www.uhupil.org/

Us Helping Us specializes in HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care services for black gay and bisexual men, and transgender persons. UHU provides holistic health information to people living with HIV/AIDS. UHU teaches traditional natural holistic approaches — involving the body, mind and spirit — for HIV health maintenance. Towards HIV prevention UHU organizes street outreach, “down low” programming through helpline phone contact, on-line, and barbershop networking.

The Washington Blade

1712 14th St. NW
Washington D.C. 20009
(202) 747-2077
(202) 797-7104 (TTY)
www.washblade.com
info@washblade.com

The Blade is the Washington area’s LGBT newspaper, which provides comprehensive local, national, and international news and information regarding issues of interest to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals. The Blade is free of charge and publishes every Friday; there is a drop-off location on campus where copies may be obtained, located in a newspaper box near Student Union I.

Whitman-Walker Health
http://www.whitman-walker.org
(202) 745-7000
Mental Health Intake Line: 202-939-7623
General Email:  info@whitman-walker.org
Appointments Email: appointments@whitman-walker.org

Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center
1701 14th St., NW
Washington, DC 20009

Max Robinson Center
2301 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., SE
Washington, DC 20020
(202) 797-4444 (mental health crisis intervention line)

Whitman-Walker provides access to services to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender members of our community. WWC services promote awareness of physical and mental health and are delivered in a supportive and culturally sensitive environment. The Northern Virginia office provides a full range of LGBT health and mental health services

Women in Their Twenties (WITT)

http://www.thedccenter.org/affiliates_womenintheirtwenties.html
info@womenintheir20s.org

Women in Their 20s is a social discussion group for lesbian, bisexual, transgender & other interested women in Washington, D.C.

 

Resources Updated July 2016