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DCF posts only vetted and relevant information or resources from contracted/affiliated organizations and agencies. 
If your organization is interested in contracting opportunities with the New Jersey Department of Children and Families, please visit https://www.nj.gov/dcf/providers/notices/requests/ to learn more. 

Babs Siperstein PROUD Center (Somerset County) 
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset offers specialized primary care services for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex and asexual (LGBTQIA) community at our Babs Siperstein PROUD Center.  

HiTOPS  
HiTOPS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that fosters strong and healthy young people of all identities by providing inclusive and youth-informed sex education and LGBTQI+ support for young people throughout New Jersey.


The Pride Center of New Jersey 
Offers numerous social, supportive, educational, entertaining, and fun events and groups for the LGBTQI+ community.

Garden State Equality 
Dedicated to bringing same-sex marriage equality to New Jersey. It is the organizer of campaigns, primarily to get the legislature to pass a marriage equality bill and to accumulate enough votes in the legislature to override a gubernatorial veto.


NJ Gay Life 
Lists events throughout New Jersey to connect the LGBTQI+ community. Online directory of New Jersey businesses and a support group calendar organized by issues and geographic locations.

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) 
The PFLAG mission is to build on a foundation of loving families united with LGBTQI+ people and allies who support one another, and to educate ourselves and our communities to speak up as advocates until all hearts and minds respect, value and affirm LGBTQI+ people. To find a local chapter visit here: https://pflag.org/find-a-chapter s. There are many local chapters throughout NJ which can be found by visiting pflag.org and clicking on “find a chapter”.
PFLAG - Monmouth and Ocean County
   

GLSEN - The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network  
Ensures school students are treated with respect without regard to sexual orientation or gender identity and/or expression. Strives to create school settings that value differences for a powerful and diverse community.  
GLSEN - Central Chapter  
GLSEN - Southern Chapter  

 
Equality Federation 
National alliance of state-based lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender advocacy organizations.


Human Rights Campaign 
Advocates for LGBTQI+ Americans, mobilizes grassroots action, and educates the public about LGBTQI+ issues.
  

SAMHSA Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration 
Resources on the LGBTQI+ population include national survey reports, agency and federal initiatives, and related behavioral health resources from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 

The Trevor Project 
Provides information & support to LGBTQI+ young people 24/7, all year round. Visit The Trevor Project to get more info on how to call, chat, or text with a counselor. 

Edge New Jersey   
The mission of EDGE New Jersey is to respond compassionately and responsibly to the HIV+ and LGBTQI+ communities by providing supportive services, housing opportunities, prevention strategies and education to enhance the community we serve. The vision of EDGE is to empower those we serve to achieve a healthy, safe and self-sufficient life, providing the resources to positively influence their community.

The Anti-Violence Project   
Through community organizing, education, policy and research, the Community Organizing and Public Advocacy (COPA) Department works towards shifting policy, building power of community members and responding to incidents of anti-LGBTQI+ violence in order to create systemic change in people’s lives.


Youth and Family Pride Center (LifeTies in Mercer County)
Our Youth and Family Pride Center provides an array of services for youth identifying as LGBTQI+ as well as support for families of LGBTQI+ youth. Our experienced staff take referrals from schools and other social service providers working with youth who are struggling with mental health challenges, bullying, acceptance and in need of support.  


GSA Network
GSA Network is a next-generation LGBTQI+ racial and gender justice organization that empowers and trains queer, trans and allied youth leaders to advocate, organize, and mobilize an intersectional movement for safer schools and healthier communities. Register you GSA or learn how to start one in your school!


Hudson Pride Center 
Hudson Pride was established in the early 1990’s to serve as an advocate and social service provider for both the LGBTQI+ and HIV/AIDS communities in Hudson County at a time when few organizations in our area were willing and able to do so, and more than 25 years later, we continue to deliver a wide array of services, programs, and events to meet their on-going health and social support needs.


Hudson Pride Center  
Hudson Pride was established in the early 1990’s to serve as an advocate and social service provider for both the LGBTQI+ and HIV/AIDS communities in Hudson County at a time when few organizations in our area were willing and able to do so, and more than 25 years later, we continue to deliver a wide array of services, programs, and events to meet their on-going health and social support needs.


Kaleidoscope
Kaleidoscope supports LGBTQIA+/Questioning youth, young adults and their families in building healthy relationships, strong social connections and critically needed life skills. Kaleidescope is located in Bordentown, NJ and offers individual coaching, support groups, parent supports, and mental health services. 

PROUD Gender Center of New Jersey 
At the Center, a multidisciplinary team of family medicine physicians, gynecologists, urologists, endocrinologists, plastic surgeons and otolaryngologists provides specialized care for LGBTQI+ patients. Hormone therapy and surgical procedures are offered to support the transition of transgender patients.
Ph: 1-833-BH-PROUD (1-833-247-7683)


Lambda Legal  
Founded in 1973, Lambda Legal is the oldest and largest national legal organization whose mission is to achieve full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and everyone living with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.

As a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, we do not charge our clients for legal representation or advocacy, and we receive no government funding. We depend on contributions from supporters around the country.


QSpot LGBT Community Center  
QSpot fosters the health, well-being and pride of NJ’s LGBT and allied community by providing resources, referrals, education, and outreach. QSpot works tirelessly to fulfill its mission while operating a safe and welcoming LGBT community center.