Casa Ruby
7530 Georgia Ave NW,
Washington, DC 20012
(202) 355-5155

Casa Ruby is the only LGBTQ bilingual and multicultural organization in the metropolitan Washington, D.C. area providing social services and programs catering to the most vulnerable in the city and surrounding areas. They offer a wide variety of programs and services, ranging from emergency housing to non-medical case management.

The DC Center for the LGBT Community
2000 14th St NW, Suite 105
Washington, DC 20009
(202) 682-2245

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

Gay Washington DC

This website is a comprehensive resource guide to the DC-area LGBT community; it includes listings for bars, restaurants, hotels, shops, and gyms.

Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)

1012 14th St NW #1105

Washington, DC 20005

(212) 727-0135

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

(202) 638-3852, (301) 439-FLAG (Helpline)

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

Through youth leadership, SMYAL creates opportunities for LGBTQ youth to build self-confidence, develop critical life skills, and engage their peers and community through service and advocacy. Committed to social change, SMYAL builds, sustains, and advocates for programs, policies, and services that LGBTQ youth need as they grow into adulthood.

Team DC

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

2030 P St NW
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 659-8641

The Triangle Club provides an LGBT-friendly environment for 12-step groups (AA, NA, Overeaters Anon., etc.) to hold their weekly meetings. They provide a clean, safe, dependable space those struggling with addiction can gather and hold meetings in accordance with the 12-Steps of recovery.

Us Helping Us, Inc.

3636 Georgia Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 446-1100

Us Helping Us, People Into Living, Inc., is a community-based AIDS service organization committed to reducing HIV infection in the African-American community. Us Helping Us was incorporated in 1988 as a support group for HIV-positive black gay men. Today it is one of the largest black AIDS organizations in the Washington metropolitan area providing: HIV testing; STD screening; mental health services; case management; and treatment adherence to everyone, including heterosexual men and women, transgender individuals, and youth.

Whitman-Walker Health
(202) 745-7000
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Whitman-Walker at LIZ 
1377 R St, NW
Washington, DC 20009

Max Robinson Center
2301 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., SE
Washington, DC 20020

Whitman-Walker at 1525
1525 14th St., NW Washington
Washington, DC 20005 

Youth Services
651 Penn. Ave., SE
Washington, DC 20003

Whitman-Walker Health is a non-profit community health center in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area with a special expertise in HIV/AIDS healthcare and LGBT healthcare.


Resources Updated November 2019