PFLAG of Richmond
Supporting diversity and inclusion with love and respect​​

Youth Resources

Side by Side Youth Center
 Provides support, education, advocacy, and opportunity for LGBTQ youth ages 11-20 in Central Virginia

The It Gets Better Project
Lets young LGBT youth know that they are not alone and that it WILL get better

The Trevor Project
Provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services for LGBT youth, including a 24-hour toll-free hotline

Gender Spectrum
Helps to create gender sensitive and inclusive environments for children and teens

My Kid Is Gay
Helps families understand their LGBTQ kids

The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
Works to end discrimination, harassment, and bullying based on sexual orientation, gender identity and expression in K-12 schools.

Community Resources

Diversity Richmond 
Serves Central Virginia's LGBT communities with cultural and social programming, events, and information.

Equality Virginia
A statewide, non-partisan advocacy, outreach, and education organization seeking equality for LGBT Virginians
The Human Rights Campaign
Serves Central Virginia's LGBT communities with cultural and social programming, events, and information.
Lambda Legal
Works to achieve full recognition of the civil rights of LGBT individuals

Transgender Resources

Health Brigade
Offers medical and counseling services for the transgender community in Central Virginia
Virginia League for Planned Parenthood
Provides quality and compassionate care from an informed consent model for transgender patients
The Transgender Alliance of Central Virginia
Works to improve the level of care for the transgender community in Central Virginia
The National Center for Transgender Equality
The nation's leading social justice advocacy organization winning life saving changes for transgender people
The Whitman Walker Clinic
Provides a name and gender change guide for Virginia residents
Trans Student Educational Resources
A youth-led organization dedicated to transforming the eduational environment for trans and gender nonconforming students through advocacy and empowerment
The Transgender Law Center
The largest national transgender-led organization advocating self-determination for all people
The Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund
Works to end discrimination based upon gender identity and expression through public education, test-case litigation, direct legal services, and public policy efforts
Virginia Department of Health Transgender Health Services
Maintains a statewide resource guide to facilitate increased to care for transgender individuals