Through its health and medical services, Resource Center is the primary LGBTQ and HIV & AIDS service organizations in North Texas. The Center operates one of the largest LGBTQ Community Centers in the United States and offers many services to the community. They are home to a variety of community organizations and serve over 60,000 people each year.
Parkland Health & Hospital System provides comprehensive medical care in dedicated clinics with staff and providers devoted to serving patients with love, respect and dignity. Transgender Supportive Health Services are available to Dallas County residents with limited financial resources, Medicare, Medicaid and commercial insurance coverage.
Outlast Youth exists to reduce and prevent LGBTQ youth homelessness in Dallas and surrounding counties. Many do not know the reasons youth homelessness, and specifically LGBTQ youth homelessness, exists. Through workshops, talks, events and cultural competency trainings for homeless service providers, they aim to educate on the issues in our community.
Prism Health North Texas is advancing the health of North Texas through education, research, prevention and personalized, integrated HIV care. Since 1986, they have been helping those living with HIV and AIDS in the community, as well as those at risk for infection. Today, their dedicated staff provides medical care, testing, prevention, research, outreach, education and case management.
The North Texas Food Bank is a top-ranked nonprofit relief organization, providing access to more than 190,000 meals each day for hungry children, seniors and families across a 13-county service area. As a certified member of Feeding America, NTFB can provide nutritious meals with integrity and compassion, as well as educate the public and officials in the community who can help even further.
With programs that focus on supporting children, Costco provides education and health and human services. Some examples of their charitable giving are: The United Way, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and Red Cross. Also included, Costco Wholesale is committed to supporting charitable and community activities in the markets where we do business.
Since 2005, the Chamber been the leading voice for GLBT and allied businesses in North Texas. It fosters an inclusive business community that promotes economic vitality, connects members and advocates on their behalf. The Chamber is a network of GLBT and ally business owners, corporate partners and community leaders that support business development and equality.
Sacred Space Counseling Center was established in 2015 with a desire to provide the DFW community a safe place for individuals, couples and families to connect, grow and heal. Their licensed professionals help work through domestic violence issues, marital discord, trauma, addictions and a variety of other struggles using therapies that help develop and grow.
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ young people under 25. If you or someone you know needs immediate support or help, Trevor’s counselors are just a phone call, chat or text away. They are here to remind you: You are not alone. 1-866-4UTREVOR (1-866-488-7386).
GALA North Texas is an educational organization committed to celebrating diversity & enhancing equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender North Texans in our schools, workplaces and communities. They are a huge resource of education, voter information, donations and advocacy for the North Texas community.
The LGBT National Help Center is the only LGBTQ organization that offers national support, resources and information directly. They help the community by providing free and confidential telephone and e-mail peer counseling, factual information and local resources for US cities. They also offer youth-centric forums, like weekly chat rooms and activity resources.
For over 25 years, the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network has championed LGBT issues in K-12 Education and works to ensure safe schools for all students. They believe in empowering students to positively affect change by centering and uplifting student-led movements, with programs like the Day of Silence, Ally Week and more.
Help and support for LGBT people who experience domestic violence. Domestic violence doesn’t discriminate. Abuse does exist in LGBT relationships. National Domestic Violent Hotline 1-800-788-SAFE (1-800-788-7233).
Since 1973, PFLAG has been the largest organization for LGBTQ people and allies. As an extended part of the LGBTQ community, they offer parents, family members, friends and LGBTQ individuals support and educational materials. These LGBTQ individuals, family members and allies work toward equality, anti-transgender violence and discrimination, HIV and STD prevention and more.
Promise House moves youth in crisis toward safety and success. Their programs cover the vital needs of teens, including emergency shelter, transitional living, pregnant and parenting teen services, individual, group and family counseling, street outreach and educational intervention. With their 24/7 open door policy, they serve thousands of individuals each year.