Happy Pride Month! LGBTQ+

Whether you’re looking for local events or want to explore organizations that support the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Plus community and their allies, the library has resources to point you in the right direction.

JosephineLINK

Find up-to-date information for hundreds of community organizations — legal assistance, LGBTQ+ resources, volunteer opportunities, and more.

PFLAG

PFLAG provides support and resources for parents, family, and friends of LGBTQ+ people.

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Southern Oregon LGBTQ+

Find local news and events for the LGBTQ+ community in Southern Oregon.

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Rogue Action Center
The Rogue Action Center maps the assets, challenges, and resources needed in the LGBTQ+ community in Josephine and Jackson County.
Pride Northwest
Pride Northwest's celebrates and showcases the history, accomplishments, and talents of LGBTQ+ communities.
Out in the Open
Out in the Open seeks to connect rural LGBTQ+ people and build community.
SAGEConnect
SAGEConnect is a phone-buddy program that matches LGBTQ+ elders with volunteers for weekly phone calls.
Southern Oregon Snailmail: Queer Penpal Project
Get in touch and make new friends!

Youth and YA resources

The Rainbow Club
RCC's LGBTQ+ club provides fun activities and support for the community.
Collin Higgins Foundation
Find support for LGBTQ+ youth in underserved communities.
GLSEN
GLSEN works to help LGBTQ+ students learn and grow in a school environment free from bullying and harassment.
GSA Network
GSA Network trains youth leaders to advocate, organize, and mobilize an intersectional movement for safer schools and healthier communities.
Trans Student Education Resources
Trans Student Educational Resources is a youth-led organization dedicated to transforming the educational environment for trans and GNC students.

It Gets Better Project

Watch an endless stream of inspiring stories shared by people in the LGBTQ+ community, find local youth support services, and learn how to get involved.

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The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ+ people under age 25.

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Other LGBTQ+ resources

COVID-19 Resources from Aging Service Providers
Find a helpful collection of support for LGBTQ+ elders and caregivers. Learn more
Community Fund for communities affected by COVID19
Find grants and aid with housing/eviction expenses, car repairs, medical emergencies, and work emergencies. Learn more
Basic Rights Oregon
Basic Rights Oregon aims to ensure that all LGBTQ+ Oregonians experience equality by building a politically powerful movement and achieving policy victories. Learn more
El/La
El/La provides aid, resources, and improve quality of life for trans-Latinas. Learn more

Cascade AIDS Project

For more than three decades, CAP has earned its place as an established part of the community and a leader in the fight against HIV, garnering local trust and national respect.