Community Web Links

NJ LGBTQ Statewide 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.

New Jersey Pride Chamber of Commerce NJPrideChamber.org. New Jersey LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce.

Local LGBTQ Groups

Bergen County LGBTQ Alliance bergencountylgbtq.org. Bergen County organization for the LGBTQ community

PFLAG-Bergen County bergenpflag.com PFLAG-Bergen County

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

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 LGBTQ organizations

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/blog/ People for the American Way

ADA adaction.org/ Americans for Democratic Action

Bisexual Resource Center biresource.org/ The Bisexual Resource Center

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

New Jersey College LGBTQ Groups

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

Rutgers University – Newark Rutgers Newark campus LGBTQ info LGBTQ information on Newark campus

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

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

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

Princeton University Gender Sexuality Resource Center LGBTQ Center organization at Princeton University

LGBTQ Community Centers

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

EDGE LGBTQ Community Center edgepridecenter in Morris Plains, NJ

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

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

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

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

Jersey Shore Q Spot jsqspot.org LGBTQ Community Center in Asbury Park

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

LGBTQ Helplines

Suicide Prevention for LGBTQ suicidepreventionlifeline.org/help-yourself/lgbtq/

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

Online MSW Programs info on how to support adolescents questioning their sexuality” How to Support Adolescents Questioning Their Sexuality

Student checklist of LGBTQ resources available guide-for-lgbtq-students Maryville College list of LGBTQ support organizations nationwide

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 LGBTQ Resources

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

Gay Parent Magazine gayparentmag.com LGBTQ parents resources

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

Partners Task Force For Gay & Lesbian Couples buddybuddy.com International resources for LGBTQ couples.

HIV/AIDS Groups

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

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

Hyacinth AIDS Foundation Hyacinth.org/ Eleven locations in Northern and Central New Jersey

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

Hudson Pride Connections hudsonpride.org/ Hudson Pride Connections LGBTQ Center in Jersey City

NAMES Project Foundation of Northern New Jersey namesnnj.org The AIDS Memorial Quilt

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

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

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

National AETC aids-ed.org The AIDS Education and Training Centers National Resource Center

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

HIV Testing Resources hivtest.org/ National HIV Testing Resources

AIDS info hivinfo.nih.gov/ AIDS information from the National Institute of Health

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

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

Lambda Legal lambdalegal.org/ Lambda Legal

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

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

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

Lesbian groups

Lesbian Worlds lesbianworlds.com/ Lesbian Worlds offers support to women

Lesbian.org lesbian.org/ Lesbian.org promotes lesbian visibility

Ladies 2000 Social group ladies2000.com/ Women who enjoy socializing at different venues and events.

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

LGBTQ Resource Sites

Resources for LGBTQ Professionals in Tech  mastersindatascience.org/resources/resources-for-lgbtq-professionals-in-tech/

Queer Resources Directory 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/

Bisexually Aware Professionals bizone.org/ Directory of bisexually aware professionals

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

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association glma.org LGBTQ patients and providers nationwide

Queer Biography blog queerbio.com/

LGBTQ Media

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

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

Philadelphia Gay News epgn.com covers Philadelphia area

Out.com out.com/ LGBTQ news, celebrity stories and entertainment

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

LGBTQ political

Human Rights Campaign Foundation https://www.hrc.org/

Log Cabin Republicans logcabin.org LGBTQ Republican Party organization

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

LGBTQ NJ Gay Pride Festivals

Jersey City LGBTQ Pride jerseycitypride.com/ LGBTQ Pride in Jersey City is held in August

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

Jersey Pride – South Jersey jerseygaypride.com LGBTQ Pride organization in Cherry Hill held in September

Newark Gay Pride newarkpride.org/ is in Newark and held in July

North Jersey Pride northjerseypride.org LGBTQ community Pride organization in Maplewood with events all year.

Rutherford Pride Alliance RutherfordPrideAlliance.org is an LGBTQ organization in Rutherford with events during the year.

Religious groups

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 Cranbury mccctl.org/ MCC Christ the Liberator

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

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Montclair uumontclair.org Unitarian Universalist Congregation

Grace Church Van Vorst in Jersey City gracevanvorst.org

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 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

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

Bodies Like Ours bodieslikeours.org/ Resource for intersex information and peer support

Article on self harm of Transgender youth cincinnatichildrens.org/news/release/2016/self-harm-transgender-youth

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

Gender Spectrum Support organization online GenderSpectrum.org

Trans Youth Equality transyouthequality.org/for-youth 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

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

LGBTQ Youth

Lifeties Inc,  lifeties.org/programs/clinical-services/  LGBTQ support services programs provide an array of services for youth as well as support for families of LGBTQ youth

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

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

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

LGBTQ College Student Guide https://www.intelligent.com/lgbtq-online-college-student-guide/

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 logo

Asbury 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


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


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