Staying Healthy

Blind LGBT Pride International

The purpose of Blind LGBT Pride is to provide for the betterment of the lives of those who are visually impaired and who are LGBT. We do this by providing a forum for the views and concerns of visually impaired persons interested in issues facing those who are LGBT, by providing information about publications of interest to members that are produced in accessible format and by encouraging the production of such material in accessible format, and by providing education on accessibility awareness.

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Tags: international, people with disabilities, disabled, disability, blind, blindness, visual, accessibility, support, resources, advocacy, community

Camp magazine

Camp is Kansas City’s voice for LGBT and allied communities. The monthly magazine brings you news, editorials, letters, and community resources.

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Tags: kansas city, lgbt, media, magazine, culture, resources, current events, news, arts

CHARIS

CHARIS is a diverse group of women united in our mission to perform music that celebrates and encourages women and the LGBTQ community.

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Tags: get involved, lesbian, social, st louis, performance, music, chorus, women, community, connect

Common Ground @ Northwest Missouri State

Common Ground is Northwest Missouri State University’s GSA (Gay- Straight Alliance). Our community brings Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Straight individuals together to educate and provide a safe space. We reach this goal by activities, social gatherings, and educational seminars to create a positive self- image for our members both gay and straight.

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Tags: campus, getinvolved, maryville, northwest missouri, university, college, lgbt, allies, safe space, social, education

Doorways

DOORWAYS is an interfaith non-profit organization which provides housing and related supportive services to improve quality of life and health outcomes for people affected by HIV/AIDS.

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Tags: HIV/AIDS, resources, st louis, housing, support

Fenway Health Institute

The Fenway Institute is an interdisciplinary center for research, training, education, and policy development, focusing on national and international health issues.  Our mission is to ensure access to quality, culturally competent medical and mental health care for traditionally underserved communities, including lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and those affected by HIV/AIDS.

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Tags: lgbt, health, mental health, hiv/aids

FOCUS

FOCUS provides an atmosphere where members can find support and encouragement through positive social and professional interaction, while promoting a positive voice for, and presenting a positive image of, gays and lesbians within the greater community.

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Tags: get involved, lgbt, social, springfield, support, gay, lesbian

Food Outreach

Food Outreach is the only St. Louis area organization whose mission is to provide nutritional support and enhance the quality of life of men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS or Cancer.

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Tags: HIV/AIDS, resources, st louis, food, support

FORGE

FORGE provides peer support primarily to those on the female-to-male (FTM) gender spectrum and local Significant Others, Friends, Family, and Allies (SOFFAs). Over the years, our scope has grown to include everyone in the transgender community, and many of our programs have become national. You’ll find information about the training and technical assistance we provide, plus descriptions of our major current projects.

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Tags: aging, antiviolence, national, resources, trans, FTM, transgender, education