PFLAG - National Office
Support Group - LGBTQ+
1625 K St NW, Ste 700, Washington, DC, 20006
Distance: 253 Miles
A group of people that meet on a regular basis to share their experiences and provide mutual support.
Offers support and promotes the health and well-being of LGBTQ+ people, their families and friends through over 400 local chapters.
- Assistance with community resources
- LGBTQ Community
Local groups set their own membership structure.
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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PN-8100.4500-400LGBTQ2+ Support Groups Definition
Mutual support groups whose members identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, two-spirit or as part of other communities such as those in the process of coming out or questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity. Groups may also be structured for parents, children, heterosexual partners or other relatives or significant others. The groups provide an opportunity for members to share their issues and concerns with others in a safe, supportive environment. Meeting formats may include in-person, telephone or Internet options.
PN-8100.6500-650Parent Support Groups Definition
Mutual support groups for parents who share a common characteristic or circumstance such as being single parents, dual career parents, multiple birth parents, parents with children who are out of control, or parents of children with disabilities, who come together for educational and social purposes as well as for mutual support. Meeting formats may include in-person, telephone or Internet options.
YJ-5065Families/Friends of LGBTQ2+ Individuals Definition
The parents, children, heterosexual spouses or partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of individuals who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning.
YS-8500Transgender Individuals Definition
An umbrella term for people whose gender identity is not in harmony with their birth assignment, or who experience their gender identity as radically different from what is expected of a "man" or "woman". It includes but is not limited to people who identify as transgender, trans woman, trans man, transsexual, gender non-conforming, gender variant, gender queer or pangender. Many communities live under this umbrella but there is no single or universal experience of what it means to be trans (a word used interchangeably with "transgender").
Individuals who look to both men and women for sexual and emotional relationships.
YT-2400.2500Gay Men Definition
Men who primarily look to other men for sexual and emotional relationships.
Women who primarily look to other women for sexual and emotional relationships.
YT-2400.4550LGBTQ2+ Youth Definition
Adolescents and young adults who identify as part of the gender and sexually expansive community including those who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, two-spirit or coming out or questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity.