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Central New York Organizations serving the LGBTQ Community

LGBTQ Organizations in New York State

  • Capital District Gay and Lesbian Community Council, capitalpridecenter.org Serves the Albany-area lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. 

  • Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley, www.gayalliance.org A coalition of individuals and groups based in Rochester, serves GLBT persons with education and advocacy programs. 

  • In Our Own Voiceswww.inourownvoices.org Based in Albany, serves the needs of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender People of Color 

  • The LGBT Community Centerwww.gaycenter.org New York City LGBTQ Center providing services, advocacy, educational and cultural/recreational programs. 

  • New York City Gay and Lesbian Anti-Violence Projectwww.avp.org Provides free and confidential assistance to victims of anti-LGBTQ hate crimes, domestic violence, sexual assault and HIV-related violence. 

  • East Coast Two- Spirit Society  https://www.facebook.com/ec2ss/ Works to increase the visibility of the LGBTQ Two-Spirit people 

  • Pride Center of Western New York, www.pridecenterwny.org Works to make Western New York a safe, healthy and satisfying place for lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgender people to live, work and establish their families. 

New York State Organizations Serving LGBTQ Seniors 
  • Center Sage www.lgbtqcenter.org A senior program of the Hudson Valley LGBTQ Center in Kingston, NY 

  • GRIOT Circle www.griotcircle.org  Community based organization in Brooklyn serving older LGBT persons, especially Elders of Color 

  • The LOFT Senior Silver Connections Program www.loftgaycenter.org A Senior Outreach Program located in the Lower Hudson Valley which provides social, recreational, and cultural activities for LGBT seniors 55 years and older. 

  • SAGE of the Genesee Valley www.gayalliance.org Provides social and educational programs to enhance the lives of older gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (GLBTI) individuals. A program of the Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley

  • SAGE, Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders www.sageusa.org  Located in Manhattan, SAGE is the world's oldest & largest organization working to meet the needs of aging GLBT persons with services, education, and advocacy. 

  • SAGEVets  is a statewide program to help lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender older adults who are veterans of military service improve their access to the VA and other veteran services, as well as support their overall health and wellness. https://sagenyc.org/nyc/sagevets/index.cfm

  • SAGE - Long Island  https://lgbtqexplorer.org/services/sage-long-island Serves LGBT seniors in Long Island, with heath and wellness programming, support, advocacy, and educational services. A program of the Long Island GLBT Community Center. 

  • Queens Center for Gay Seniors https://www.facebook.com/QueensCenterforGaySeniors/  Community-based senior center providing educational and recreational activties for LGBT older adults.  

 

Organizations Serving LGBTQ Seniors Across the US

National Organizations