Community Resources: education

AIDS Project of the Ozarks

AIDS Project of the Ozarks (APO) is a non-profit community-based organization serving a 29 county region in southwest Missouri. APO currently serves over 600 clients with HIV/AIDS and their families.

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Tags: education, get involved, get tested, resources, southwest missouri, springfield, support, hiv/aids, families

Saint Louis Effort For AIDS mission is to provide education on the prevention of HIV infection and comprehensive support services for those affected by HIV/AIDS.

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Tags: crisisline, crisis, HIV/AIDS, STDs, st louis, get tested, education, prevention

Colage

COLAGE unites people with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer parents into a network of peers and supports them as they nurture and empower each other to be skilled, self-confident, and just leaders in our collective communities.

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Tags: education, family, get involved, national, support, parents, children, peers

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

The Deaf Queer Resource Center

The Deaf Queer Resource Center is a national nonprofit resource and information center for, by and about the Deaf Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Transsexual, Intersex and Questioning communities.

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Tags: deaf, hard of hearing, deaf ally, lgbt, national, queer, education, resources, advocacy, people with disabilities, support, community

deafhope

Our mission is to end domestic and sexual violence through empowerment, education and services in the deaf community and among deaf allies.

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Tags: deaf, people with disabilities, LGBT, queer, domestic violence, sexual violence, resources, advocacy, education, services

 

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

FTMResourceGuide

This Guide is intended to provide information on topics of interest to female-to-male (FTM, F2M) trans men, and their friends and loved ones. Non-trans men have also found the pages on men’s grooming and clothing to be helpful. Transsexual, non-transsexual, intersex, transgender, genderqueer, questioning, and “just plain folks” are all welcome.

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Tags: trans, transgender, health, education

genderorg

Gender Education and Advocacy (GEA) is a national organization focused on the needs, issues and concerns of gender variant people in human society. We seek to educate and advocate, not only for ourselves and others like us, but for all human beings who suffer from gender-based oppression in all of its many forms.

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Tags: gender, education, advocacy, national

GLSEN

The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression.

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Tags: bullying, education, get involved, national, youth, schools, GSA, research, advocacy