PFLAG is the extended family of the LGBTQ community. We’re made up of LGBTQ individuals, family members and allies. Because together, we’re stronger.
Find resources to help you come out and live openly at home, at work and in your community.
The ACLU works diligently in courts, legislatures, and communities to defend and preserve the Constitution’s promise of liberty for everyone in our country. They push for updated state civil-rights laws, ensuring equal access to benefits and safeguarding the rights and safety of the SOGIE community.
Michigan’s statewide LGBTQ political advocacy organization. They connect victims of individual incidents of bias, discrimination, harassment, and violence, including intimate partner violence, to the support, referral, and navigational services they need to achieve justice.
The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. We never support or oppose any political party or candidate. Visit their website for more information.
Local Branches of the League of Women Voters:
A good resource for medical providers, insurance, and advocacy.
The National LGBT Health Education Center provides educational programs, resources, and consultation to health care organizations with the goal of optimizing quality, cost-effective health care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people.
DrugRehab.com is a web resource provided and funded by Advanced Recovery Systems. Since 2015, the website has provided researched, fact-based resources for free. Readers can learn about risks of various substances, the latest approaches to treatment and real stories of recovery on DrugRehab.com.
BAY CITY OUTPATIENT
Most of their rehabilitation facilities are south of us (Detroit, Ann Arbor, and Lansing areas), but there is a lot of good information on their page. Please take a look at their website and if you are in their area and need help, please reach out to them.
Bay Arenac Behavioral Health Crisis Line – 1-800-327-4693
Midland and Gladwin County CMH Crisis Line – 989-631-2320 CMH 24-Hour Crisis Line Number: 989-772-5938
24-HOUR CRISIS HOTLINE
(989) 792-9732 or (800) 233-0022
Transgender Michigan provides advocacy, support, and education while serving to create coalitions in Michigan to unify and empower transgender and gender non-conformist communities. They have a help line run by transgender people and a list of local resources set up by counties.
The National Center for Transgender Equality is the nation’s leading social justice advocacy organization winning life-saving change for transgender people. Great resources for almost anything.
The It Gets Better Project’s mission is to communicate to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth around the world that it gets better, and to create and inspire the changes needed to make it better for them.
Transgender Law Center works to change law, policy, and attitudes so that all people can live safely, authentically, and free from discrimination regardless of their gender identity or expression. We envision a future where gender self-determination and authentic expression are seen as basic rights and matters of common human dignity.
The Comprehensive Gender Services Program (CGSP) at Michigan Medicine helps transgender, gender nonconforming, and non-binary adults access and obtain the highest quality gender affirming medical care.
Prism Alliance is the staff organization at Delta College that is working toward improving conditions for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual and other (LGBT+) gender non-conforming students and employees on campus. UNISON is the student group that will amplify the voice of the LGBT community and their allies at Delta College and will help to create education and awareness for the campus community.
For more information on UNISON email their Advisor: Alison Ginter