PFLAG (Parents, Families And Friends of Lesbians And Gays) - National Office
Support Group - LGBTQ
1625 K St, Ste 700, Washington, DC, 20006
Distance: 253 Miles
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 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) people, their families and friends through over 400 local Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals and Transgender People (PFLAG) chapters.
Friends, family members and professional allies of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people
Local groups set their own membership structure.
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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PN-8100.4500-400LGBTQ Support Groups Definition
Mutual support groups whose members identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning. Some groups may include intersex individuals. Groups may also be structured for the parents, children, heterosexual spouses or partners or other relatives or significant others of LBGTQ individuals. 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 LGBTQ 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-2400.4550LGBTQ Youth Definition
Adolescents and young adults who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, two-spirit, intersex, queer or questioning.