Community Resources: westernmissouri

ACLU of Kansas and Western MO

The ACLU of Kansas and Western Missouri also works to extend rights to segments of our population that have traditionally been denied their rights, including women, people of color, lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgender people, mental-health patients, prisoner, people with disabilities, immigrants and the poor.

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AIDS Walk Kansas City
We’ve battled AIDS in KC for 25 years, and are one of the top Walks in the USA. We are dedicated to stop the spread of AIDS, and to help those fighting the disease.
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Equal

EQUAL is Kansas City’s for youth-by youth Gay Straight Alliance Network, connecting queer youth across the metropolitan area. EQUAL organizes an annual Empowerment Summit, National Coming Out Day and the Day of Silence.

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Gears for Queers @ Revolve KC

Revolve acts on the belief that the bicycle is the simple solution for healthy lifestyles and affordable, earth-friendly transportation.

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Good Samaritan Project

The Mission of Good Samaritan Project (GSP) is to provide advocacy, care and education to those affected by HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases.

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Healthy Living Projects

Some of our programs include the Healthy Transitions Support Group, Power On Kansas City, Free Monthly Testing, Dating Support Group, Hispanic Outreach, Online Outreach, Healthy Sex Group and presentations for Alcohol/Drug treatment centers.

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Hope Care Center

We are a Skilled Nursing Facility providing care to HIV-positive residents who are 18 years of age or older. Our facility doesn’t treat HIV & AIDS like a terminal disease. A trained staff of medical professionals has years of experience treating this illness.

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Kansas City Anti-Violence Project

The Kansas City Anti-Violence Project (KCAVP) is a Missouri nonprofit corporation committed to providing domestic violence, sexual assault, and hate crimes advocacy and education to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.

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Kansas City Gay and Lesbian Film Festival

We bring the world’s best LGBT film stories to you. Now we need your help to share Kansas City LGBT stories with the world.

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KC LEGAL

Kansas City Lesbian, Gay, and Allied Lawyers (“KC LEGAL”) is a nonprofit membership association of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered and allied legal community in the Kansas City metropolitan area.

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