Local & Regional Resources

  1. Greater Boston PFlag:
    • PFLAG is an organization of LGBTQ+ people, parents, families, and allies who work together to create an equitable and inclusive world. We are hundreds of thousands of people and hundreds of chapters from coast to coast who are leading with love to support families, educate allies, and advocate for just, equitable, and inclusive legislation and policies. Since our founding in 1973, PFLAG works every day to ensure LGBTQ+ people everywhere are safe, celebrated, empowered and loved. Learn more, find support, donate, and take action at PFLAG.org. In Greater Boston, LGBTQ+ people and those who love them are served by Greater Boston PFLAG.
  2. Bagly:
    • The Boston Alliance of LGBTQ+ Youth (BAGLY) was formed in 1980 and is a youth-led, adult-supported organization committed to social justice, and creating, sustaining and advocating for programs, policies and services for the LGBTQ+ youth community.
  3. Fenway Community Health:
    • Since 1971, Fenway Health has been working to make life healthier for the people in our neighborhood, the LGBTQIA+ community, people living with HIV/AIDS and the broader population. Fenway was founded in 1971 as part of the free clinic movement by students who believed that “health care should be a right, not a privilege.”
    • In its early days, Fenway was a drop-in clinic providing free blood pressure checks and STD screenings. Over the years, Fenway obtained permanent space and incorporated as a freestanding health center with a staff of one volunteer doctor, one nurse and one intake worker. Today, Fenway Health has a budget of more than $131 million, a staff of more than 700 and a patient population of nearly 40,000. Fenway Health is a Federally Qualified Community Health Center.
  4. Out Metrowest:
    • OUT MetroWest builds communities where LGBTQ+ youth thrive. Our free programs connect LGBTQ+ youth with supportive peers and LGBTQ+ adult role models.
  5. Southborough Youth & Family Services:
    • Southborough Youth and Family Services (SYFS) is a department of the Town of Southborough and a human service resource for the community. Our mission is to provide compassionate and equitable behavioral health and social services to Southborough residents of all ages.
  6. MassEquality
    • MassEquality is the leading statewide grassroots advocacy organization working to ensure that everyone across Massachusetts can thrive from cradle to grave without discrimination and oppression based on sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.  
  7. Love Your Labels
    • Love Your Labels explores identity and expression with LGBTQ+ youth through art, fashion, and design and works with families and communities to create inclusive and loving space everywhere.
  8. Cape Cod Pride
    • The purpose of Cape Cod Pride, Inc. is to build bridges of  understanding, connection and support among the LGBTQIA  community, its allies, and the community at large. Toward that end,  Cape Cod Pride, Inc. will plan and produce an annual Cape Cod  Pride event, as well as related activities through the year. 
      We are the only non-profit, volunteer run organization on the Cape providing activities for the LGBT+ community! 
  9. Worcester Pride
    • Pride Worcester’s 2024 season is being coordinated by a collaborative community of LGBTQ+ organizations and activists supporting initiatives to bring LGBTQ+ folks and their allies in Greater Worcester closer together.