Resources for LGBTQ+ Students and Allies

LGBTQ+ and Community Resources

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Campus Resources

Community Resources

  • Hawaii Island HIV/AIDS Foundation

    • Free HIV testing, information & referral, support, education/prevention, food pantry, housing, free condoms, youth programs, emergency financial support. Two offices plus community outreach workers to help support you.
  • Hawaii Island LGBTQ Pride

    • Check out Big Island's pride organization! Hawaii Island Pride coordinate LGBTQ accepting events around Hilo. Find events or inquire about volunteering today!
  • APA LGBT Resources and Publications

Bisexual Resources


    • A web portal for the bisexual community
  • Bisexual Resource Center

    • The Bisexual Resource Center envisions a world where love is celebrated, regardless of sexual orientation or gender expression.

General Resources

Human Rights Resources

Intersectional Feminism Resources

Intersex Resources

  • Intersex Society of North America
    • Devoted to systemic change to end shame, secrecy, and unwanted genital surgeries for people born with an anatomy that someone decided is not standard for male or female
  • Intersex Initiative
    • National activist and advocacy organization for people born with intersex conditions
    • Information and resources for intersex and transgender people, those considering gender transition, family, friends, partners, and those building relationships
  • AIS and DSD Support Group
    • Promoting support, education, and outreach to foster healthy outcomes for adults, youth, children, and families affected by Intersex/ Differences of Sex Development (DSD)
  • UNFE-Intersex-.pdf

Lesbian Resources

  • Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice

    • Works for social, racial, and economic justice in the U.S. and internationally
  • Pride : Woman

    • A one-stop cyber-resource center of information and entertainment

    • An international resource by, for, and about lesbians
  • Lesbian Herstory Archives

    • Collection of historical archives by and about lesbians and their communities

    • Resources for lesbian and bisexual women
  • National Center for Lesbian Rights

  • Zuna Institute

    • Zuna Institute is a National Advocacy Organization for Black Lesbians, created to address the needs of black lesbians in the areas of Health, Public Policy, Economic Development, and Education
  • Q-Wave

    • Organization dedicated to strengthening the voices of lesbian/bisexual/queer women and transgender/gender variant people of Asian descent

Mahu / Gender Fluid Resources

National Organizations

National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Resources

Native American Heritage Resources

Transgender Resources

Straight Ally Resources