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State Organizations


Gay Activist Alliance in Morris County gaamc.org. The GAAMC is NJ’s oldest LGBTI organization


Garden State Equality gardenstateequality.org. GSE is New Jersey’s statewide LGBT civil rights organization.


Monmouth University LGBT Older Adult Project monmouth.edu/lgbtoap/default.asp Advocates for the lives of older LGBT adults.



Local Groups


PFLAG-Bergen County bergenpflag.com PFLAG-Bergen County


PFLAG – Princeton pflagprinceton.org/ Parents, Friends of LGBT’s in Princeton


PFLAG – Philadelphia pflagphila.org/ Parents, Friends of LGBT’s Philadelphia


PFLAG – Northern New Jersey pflagnorthjersey.org/ Parents, Friends of LGBT’s


GLSEN Southern NJ glsen.org/chapters/southern-new-jersey Southern NJ Gay Lesbian & Straight Education Network


GLSEN – Central NJ glsen.org/centralnj Central NJ Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network


GABLES of Cape May County gablescapemay.com/ GABLES of Cape May County LGBT services group



Nationwide Groups


Task Force thetaskforce.org/ The Taskforce works to increase the political power of the LGBT community


Human Rights Campaign hrc.org/ The Human Rights Campaign works towards equal rights for GLBT people


GLSEN glsen.org/ Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network


GLADD glaad.org/ Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation


PFAW pfaw.org/pfaw/general/ People for the American Way


ADA adaction.org/index.htm Americans for Democratic Action


Bisexual Resource Center biresource.org/ The Bisexual Resource Center


American Institute of Bisexuality bisexual.org/ The American Institute of Bisexuality



NJ College Groups


TCNJ’s PRISM tcnj.edu/~prism/ The College of New Jersey LGBTI group


Rutgers University – New Brunswick/ Piscataway rci.rutgers.edu/~divcoaff/student_orgs/index.html 13 LGBTI groups on the Rutgers New Brunswick/ Piscataway campus


Rutgers University – New Brunswick socialjustice.rutgers.edu/ Rutgers New Brunswick’s LGBT services  communities


Rutgers University – all campuses diversityweb.rutgers.edu/ Diversity groups at Rutgers University


Rider University – Lawrenceville riderflag.tripod.com/ Rider University’s LGBTI group


Montclair State University – Montclair geocities.com/spectrums_msu/ Montclair University LGBT group


Monmouth University orak.monmouth.edu/~ali/ Monmouth University LGBTI group


Drew University groups.drew.edu/alliance/ Drew University LGBTI group


Princeton University Pride Alliance princeton.edu/~pride Pride Alliance at Princeton University


Pride Alliance at Stockton State College facebook.com/group.php?gid=2208921287 Stockton University LGBT group



LGBT Community Centers


Bayard Rustin Center for Social Justice rustincenter.org/ Social justice and LGBTQ Community Center in Princeton, NJ


EDGE LGBT Community Center edgepridecenter.org/ EDGE LGBT Community Center in Morris Plains, NJ


William Way Community Center waygay.org/ William Way LGBT Community Center in Philadelphia


Pride Center of New Jersey pridecenter.org/ The Pride Center of New Jersey in Highland Park, NJ


LGBT Community Center of New York gaycenter.org/ The LGBT Community Center in New York City


Hudson Pride Connections Center of New Jersey hudsonpride.org The Hudson Pride Connections Center in Jersey City, NJ


Newark LGBTQ Center newarklgbtqcenter.org Newark, NJ LGBTQ Center


Jersey Shore Q Spot jsqspot.org LGBT Community Center in Ocean Grove


Princeton University LGBT Center princeton.edu/lgbt Princeton University LGBT Center



Helplines and websites


College Resource information affordablecollegesonline.org/lgbtq-college-student-guide/ Helping to make the college experience more welcoming and supportive.


Student checklist of LGBT resources available guide-for-lgbtq-students Maryville College list of LGBT support organization nationwide for anti-bullying, mental-health, and other student services for a supportive LGBT+ school experience.


LGBT Scholarship Links and Info gograd.org/financial-aid/scholarships/lgbtq A helpful and comprehensive list of LGBT scholarships


Trevor Helpline thetrevorproject.org/ Helpline is the 24/7 crisis and suicide prevention helpline


GLBT National Health Center glnh.org/ Hotlines for GLBT youth and adults



 Family Resources


Nursing Home Abuse and LGBT Nursinghomeabusecenter.com/resources/lgbt/


Gay Parent Magazine gayparentmag.com LGBT parents resources


Family Equality Council http://www.familyequality.org/ Promotes equality for all families, specifically LGBTQ-headed families,


Partners Task Force For Gay & Lesbian Couples http://buddybuddy.com/partners.html International resources for Gay and Lesbian couples.


Turbo TAX filing help for same-sex couples Tax filing help for same-sex couples Tax filing help for Same-sex couples



HIV/AIDS Groups


NJ Ride Against AIDS http://www.njrideagainstaids.org/ The NJ Ride Against AIDS is a major fundraiser


NJ Buddies http://njbuddies.org/ Serves those in Northern New Jersey affected by HIV/AIDS.


Hyacinth AIDS Foundation hyacinth.org/hyacinth/home/index.jsp Many locations in Northern and Central New Jersey


Gay Men’s Health Crisis http://www.gmhc.org/ Gay Men’s Health Crisis in New York City


Fight AIDS At Home http://fightaidsathome.scripps.edu/ Use the idle cycles on your personal computer to help with AIDS research


Hudson Pride Connections http://hudsonpride.org/index.html Hudson Pride Connections LGBT Center in Jersey City


NAMES Project Foundation of Northern New Jersey http://www.namesnnj.org The AIDS Memorial Quilt


Broadway House for Continuing Care http://www.broadwayhouse.org/ New Jersey’s special care facility for people living with HIV/AIDS.


The Body http://www.thebody.com/ The Body is an HIV/AIDS resource website


NYNJ AETC http://www.nynjaetc.org/ NY/NJ AIDS Education and Training Center


National AETC http://www.aids-ed.org/ The AIDS Education and Training Centers National Resource Center


NJ HIV Counseling and Testing Sites state.nj.us/health/aids/ctsites.htm New Jersey HIV Counseling & Testing Sites by County


HIV Testing Resources http://www.hivtest.org/ National HIV Testing Resources


HIV and Hepatitis.com http://www.hivandhepatitis.com/ HIV AIDS and Hepatitis information


FDA http://www.fda.gov/oashi/aids/hiv.html The U.S. Food and Drug Administrations site on HIV/AIDS


ATDN http://www.atdn.org/ AIDS Treatment Data Network


AIDSinfo http://www.aidsinfo.nih.gov/ AIDS information from the National Institute of Health


AIDS.gov http://aids.gov/ AIDS.gov is an online U.S. Government website on AIDS


South Jersey AIDS Alliance http://www.southjerseyaidsalliance.org/ HIV Testing and client services in Southern Jersey


Burlington County Health Department co.burlington.nj.us/departments/health/ Burlington County Health Department does daily HIV testing



Other sites


Bodies Like Ours http://www.bodieslikeours.org/forums Resource for intersex information and peer support


NJ Human Relations state.nj.us/lps/dcj/hrc/commission.htm The New Jersey Human Relations Council


Magnus Hirschfeld Centre for Human Rights http://www.come.to/humanrights Promotes the legal rights of women, children, minority ethnic, racial, religious and linguistic groups, GLBT, and HIV-positive persons internationally



Legal services


Lambda Legal http://www.lambdalegal.org/ Lambda Legal


ACLU NJ http://www.aclu-nj.org/ The American Civil Liberties Union in Newark, NJ


Transgender Law Center http://transgenderlawcenter.org Advocates for transgender communities through legal services and education.


Leslie Farber Law office http://www.LFarberLaw.com Leslie Farber, 33 Plymouth St., Suite 204, Montclair, 973-509-8500



Lesbian groups


Lesbian Worlds http://www.lesbianworlds.com/ Lesbian Worlds offers support to women


Lesbian.org http://www.lesbian.org/ Lesbian.org promotes lesbian visibility


AALLU http://www.celebratesisterhood.org/ African/Asian/Latina Lesbians United


Ladies 2000 Social group http://www.ladies2000.com Women who enjoy socializing at different venues.


Lesbian Worlds http://www.lesbianworlds.com/ Lesbian Worlds questions the societal norms of sexuality


Central Jersey Lesbian Alliance http://www.facebook.com/CJLAinc A positive lesbian community for LBTIQ women


LesGo-Nj.com http://www.LesGo-Nj.com Lesbian adventure group at the Jersey Shore



Other sites


Queer Resources Directory http://www.qrd.org/qrd/ Queer Resources Directory


Alcohol Rehab for LGBTs AlcoholRehabGuide.org/resources/LGBT Alcohol & Rehab info for LGBTs


LGBTQ+ Community and Addiction Resource information addictiongroup.org/addiction/lgbtq/


Pridenet http://www.pridenet.com/ “G-rated” resource center for the LGBTQ community


Bisexually Aware Professionals http://www.bizone.org/bap/ Directory of bisexually aware professionals


The worst and the safest countries for LGBTQ travel asherfergusson.com/lgbtq-travel-safety/ LGBTQ safe international travel recommendations


Gay and Lesbian Medical Association http://www.glma.org LGBTQ patients and providers nationwide


Queer Biography blog queerbio.com/


Pride Links http://www.pridelinks.com International resource of LGBT sites of interest



LGBT Media


The Advocate advocate.com/ LGBTQresource filled with the national news and features


Gay City News gaycitynews.com/ The New York City Gay City News


Philadelphia Gay News epgn.com The Philadelphia Gay News covers Philadelphia


Out.com out.com/ Out.com is for LGBTQ news and entertianment


Gaywired.com http://www.gaywired.com/ Gaywired.com covers gay news stories, entertainment, and…


Gay.com http://www.gay.com/home.jsf Online LGBTQ news site


The Lehigh Valley Gay Journal thegayjournal.net/ Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley Gay Journal magazine



LGBT political


Log Cabin Republicans http://online.logcabin.org/ LGBT Republican Party community


The Victory Institute victoryinstitute.org National organization dedicated to elevating LGBTQ leaders at all levels of government



LGBTQ NJ Gay Pride Festivals


Jersey City LGBT Pride jerseycitypride.com/ LGBT Pride organization. Jersey City LGBT Pride is held in August


Jersey Pride, Inc. jerseypride.org/ NJ’s LGBTQ Pride Festival held in Asbury Park the 1st Sunday in June


Jersey Lyfe Inc jerseylyfe.org LGBTQ Pride organization in Southern New Jersey. Festival held in September


Newark Gay Pride newarkpride.org/ Newark Gay Pride Week and Festival organization. Festival held in July


North Jersey Pride northjerseypride.org LGBTQ Family Pride organization in Maplewood. Festival held in June



Religious groups


Union for Reform Judaism – Washington Township urj.org/njwhvc/index.cfm Union for Reform Judaism


The Ethical Culture Society – Teaneck ethicalfocus.org/ The Ethical Culture Society


The Unitarian Church in Summit ucsummit.org/ The Unitarian Church in Summit


Christ Church in Summit christchurchsummit.org/ Christ Church in Summit


Congregation Beth Ahavah in Philadelphia, PA bethahavah.org/ Congregation Beth Ahavah


St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Paterson stpaulspaterson.org/ St. Paul’s Episcopal Church


Central Unitarian Church in Paramus cucparamus.org/ Central Unitarian Church


MCC Christ the Liberator in North Brunswick mccctl.com/ MCC Christ the Liberator


Unity Fellowship Church in New Brunswick ufcnb.org/aboutus.htm Unity Fellowship Church New Brunswick


The Oasis of the Episcopal Diocese in Newark theoasis.dioceseofnewark.org/ The Oasis of the Episcopal Diocese


Liberation In Truth Unity Fellowship Church in Newark litufc.org/ Liberation In Truth Unity Fellowship Church


The Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Montclair uumontclair.org/index.htm Unitarian Universalist Congregation


Grace Church Van Vorst in Jersey City acswebnetworks.com/vanvorst Grace Church Van Vorst


Temple Emanu-El in Edison edisontemple.org/ Temple Emanu-El


New Jersey’s Lesbian & Gay Havurah njhav.org/ Lesbian and Gay Havurah


Bridge of Peace Community Church, ELCA in Camden bridgeofpeace.com/ Bridge of Peace Community Church, ELCA


First Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Hunterdon County hunterdonuu.org/ First Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Baptistown


Church of the Holy SpiritSong-NJ cohssnj.org


Congregation M’kor Shalom mkorshalom.org


New Jersey Gay welcoming Churches gaychurch.org List of Gay Friendly Churches


ReligiousTolerance.org religioustolerance.org/hom_bibl.htm What the Bible says about homosexuality


FOR USA forusa.org/ Interfaith group working towards peace, justice, and nonviolence



 Senior Resources


LGBT Senior Housing and Care lgbtseniorhousingandcare.com



LGBTQ Directories


Out In Jersey City http://outinjerseycity.com/ News, classifieds, travel information+  for LGBTs


Southern New Jersey Rainbow Directory gablescapemay.com/rain_download_page.html LGBT friendly business services in Southern NJ


Campus Pride Campus Pride Building future leaders and safer, more lgbtq-friendly colleges and universities



LGBT Sexuality


SIECUS siecus.org/ Advocates for comprehensive sex education


Sex, Etc. sexetc.org/ Information on sex, sexuality, & substance use for youth


Coalition for Positive Sexuality positive.org/ Coalition for Positive Sexuality


STD Clinics in NJ state.nj.us/health/aids/stdnj.pdf A listing of STD clinics in NJ


Planned Parenthood plannedparenthood.org/ Provides pregnancy, STD, & HIV testing & family planning



Other NJ social info


NJ Gay Life njgaylife.com/ A website for the GLBTI community i


New Jersey Leather Community leathernjonline.com New Jersey Leather Community information.


Ladies 2000 ladies2000.com Socializing at different venues all year long.


Garden State Gay Bowling Organization gsgbo.com GSBO is a social, mixed bowling league



Transgender support


Interweave support group http://interweave.uucsjs.org Providing education and support to individuals and families in LGBTQ Southern NJ


Gender Network Support Group http://genderSpectrumsSupportNetwork.org


Trans Youth Equality TransYouthEquality.org Links to other resources for trans youth and a good selection of books for gender non-conforming children


NJTransgender Health Care Guide transequality.org/health-coverage-guide Health care guide for transgender people


GPAC gpac.org/ Gender Public Advocacy Coalition


Renaissance Transgender Association, Inc ren.org/ Renaissance Transgender Association


National Center for Transgender Equality transequality.org/ A full service Transgender Support information site


Transgender Law Center transgenderlawcenter.org Advocates for transgender communities


New Jersey Support Group (Transgender) njsg.org Transgender Support organization



Women’s groups


SmartWomen smartwomen.org/ Promotes empowerment & education of women


NOW NJ nownj.org/ National Organization for Women of NJ


Lavender Visions lavendervisions.com/ Resources for lesbian & bisexual women


NOW South Jersey southjerseynow.org/ South Jersey National Organization for Women


womenTwoWomen womentwowomen.synthasite.com Women’s events organization


Servicewomens Action Network servicewomen.org/ Helps women and women veterans in the military



LGBT Youth

Hetrick-Martin Institute: NJ hmi.org/newjersey Free programs and services for LGBTQ youth 13-21 in New Jersey


RAIN Foundation in Essex County essexlgbthousing.org Provides homeless services for LGBTQ young adults 18-26 years old


Youth Guardian Services youth-guard.org/ Services for LGBT  and straight youth


Teenwire.com teenwire.com/ Sexuality and relationship information


Pink Books pinkbooks.com Books & resources for LGBT youth


Outproud.org http://www.outproud.org/ Support & resources for LGBT youth


IYSL http://think.mtv.com/Campaigns/iysl/ MTV’s It Your (Sex) Life


HiTOPS http://www.hitops.org/ HiTOPS is a Central Jersey health resource for teens


Go Ask Alice http://www.goaskalice.columbia.edu/ Resources for sexuality, physical & emotional health


GSA Network http://www.gsanetwork.org/index.html Connecting Gay-Straight Alliances with each other


GLSEN http://www.glsen.org/ Organization to ensure safe schools for all students


Freetobeme http://www.freetobeme.com/ Resources for same-gender attraction


Cool Page for Queer Teens http://www.bidstrup.com/cool.htm The Cool Page for Queer Teens


Advocates for Youth http://www.advocatesforyouth.org/ Positive approaches to sexual health


Tyler Clementi Foundation http://www.thetylerclementifoundation.org Suicide prevention, for LGBT teens, and education against internet cyber bullying


Our Youth http://www.myspace.com/our_youth Hudson County Youth group


Project Keeping it Safe at Camden Area Health Education Center http://www.camden-ahec.org Drop-In Center for everyone and the LGBT community  Camden Area


Project Wow Youth Initiative at NJCRI http://www.njcri.org Newark, NJ LGBTI Youth programs daily


The Pride Network http://www.ThePrideNetwork.org LGBT Youth organization



Other


New Jersey Gay Men’s Chorus http://www.njgmc.org/ New Jersey Gay Men’s Chorus


Institute for Personal Growth http://www.ipgcounseling.com Psychotherapy and counseling for all


Resources bidstrup.com/parents.htm Resources for the parents of LGBTI youth


PFLAG http://www.pflag.org/ Parents, Friends, and Families of Lesbians and Gays



NJ Gay Bars & Nightclubs


Paradise Nightclub Asbury Park logoAsbury Park – Paradise Paradisenj.com Paradise, 101 Asbury Ave., Asbury Park, 732-988-6663


Asbury Park – Georgies Bar Georgiesbarap.com/ 812 5th Ave., 732-988-1220


Pianist Envy Piano bar logo Jersey City – Pianist Envy Piano Bar and Restaurant PianistEnvynj 100 York St., 201-333-4374


Jersey City – Pint Bar Pintbar.com 34 Wayne St., 201-367-1222


Jersey City – Six 26 six26.co 128 Christopher Columbus Dr, 201-706-2273


Newark – Twister Lounge Facebook.com/twisterloungenewark/ 522 Ferry St., between Vincent St. & Manufactures Pl., 646-641-2101


River Edge – Feather’s Nightclub Clubfeathers.com/ 77 Kinderkamack Rd., 201-342-6410

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