• LGBTQ Resources

In District

Pierce County

  • CDC (CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION)

    Resources for LGBTQ youth, their friends, and their families

     

    GAY-STRAIGHT ALLIANCE (GSA) NETWORK

    Provides students information on starting a student-run GSA club to increase LGBTQ awareness on campuses

     

    GENDER DIVERSITY

    Education and support services for family and friends of transgender persons

    1-855-4GENDER (443-6337)

     

    GLSEN (GAY, LESBIAN & STRAIGHT EDUCATION NETWORK)

    Education organization creating safe schools for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people

     

    IT GETS BETTER PROJECT

    Online video collection and social media platform offering messages of hope for LGBT youth

     

    OASIS YOUTH CENTER

    Drop-in and support center for LGBTQ youth age 14-24 as well as structured programming for queer and questioning middle schoolers age 11-14

    2215 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402

    Office phone: 253-671-2838

    Emergency phone: 253-988-2108

     

    PCAF (PIERCE COUNTY AIDS FOUNDATION)

    Medical case management and client care coordination for people living with HIV

    3009 S. 40th St., Tacoma, WA 98409

    For more information call 253-383-2565 or email info@piercecountyaids.org

     

    PFLAG TACOMA

    Offers support group meetings and resources to people who are LGBTQ, their families, and their friends

    Phone: 253-383-2319 (leave a message requesting a call back from Tacoma PFLAG)

     

    THE RAINBOW CENTER

    Resources, advocacy, and a safe space for LGBTQA community

    2215 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402

    Phone: 253-383-2318

     

    THE TREVOR PROJECT-LGBTQ LIFELINE (24/7)

    Provides LGBTQ young people (age 13-24) crisis intervention and suicide preventions services

    1-866-4-U-TREVOR (1-866-488-7386)