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Regional & Statewide Resources
General LGBTQ SupportsBCC Full Spectrum Community Outreach Center is to promote awareness, education, mental and emotional support, as well as advocacy for the LGBTQIA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, Queer, Intersex, and Asexual, and our Allies) community within Mahoning, Trumbull, and Columbiana counties. Contact.Contact.CenterLink develops strong, sustainable LGBT community centers and builds a thriving center network that creates healthy, vibrant communities.Contact. Contact. PFLAG Cleveland also offers an additional Southwest meeting in North Royalton on the First Thursday of the month. The mission of the "Lorain County LGBTQ+ and Allies Community Task Force" is to address the needs of Lorain County’s LGBTQ+ community through education, advocacy, and allied community resources. As a progressive grassroots movement, the Task Force builds power, takes action and creates change to achieve freedom and justice for LGBTQ+ people and their families and works toward a society that values and respects the diversity of human expression and identity. It is a volunteer-led coalition of community leaders and representatives of churches, social service agencies, and LGBT-serving organizations in the county and Northeast Ohio region. Contact.SAGE leads in addressing issues related to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) aging. In partnership with its constituents and allies, SAGE works to achieve a high quality of life for LGBT older adults, supports and advocates for their rights, fosters a greater understanding of aging in all communities, and promotes positive images of LGBT life in later years. Contact.
Identity-Based SupportsA Place for Us Development is an LGBT and inclusive senior housing community with cutting-edge amenities, meticulously-groomed grounds, and a dedicated staff. Contact. Contact.Contact.Contact.Black Space Productions seeks to create safe spaces for queer and trans people of color.Contact.Contact.Contact.Margie's Hope assists transgender individuals in need. Contact. Contact. Our meetings are the first Saturday of every month at 7:30-9:00PM. Contact. TransOhio serves the Ohio transgender and ally communities by providing services, education, support and advocacy which promotes and improves the health, safety and life experience of the Ohio transgender individual and community. Contact.Contact.Contact.WOFFs is an active and supportive social community of lesbians over 40 and their women friends living in Northeast Ohio, including Cleveland, Akron, Medina, Canton and surrounding areas. WOFFs welcomes all lesbian women and their friends and truly wishes to develop a diverse community of women. Contact.
Cause-AffiliatedLog Cabin Republicans is the nation’s largest organization representing gay conservatives and allies who support fairness, freedom, and equality for all Americans. Log Cabin Republicans work to make the Republican Party more inclusive, particularly on LGBT issues. Contact.Contact.Contact.