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Creating legal documents through LegalOut’s online tools is just one way you can empower yourself. You can also reach out to the LGBT community as a whole through the resources listed here. Among them are LGBT organizations, LGBT community links, and LGBT advocacy campaigns.

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LGBT Adoption Resources

Independent Adoption Center (IAC)
IAC’s mission is to provide open adoption placement and counseling to birth and adoptive families to ensure that every child grows up feeling loved and supported. The IAC has a long and proud tradition of working with gay and lesbian families in their quest to adopt, and every year our numbers grow stronger.

LGBT Parenting Resources

The Rainbow Babies
The Rainbow Babies provides a central area for general information on the many aspects of GLBT pregnancies and parenting.

Education

The Point Foundation
Point Foundation provides scholarships, mentorship, leadership training and hope for students of merit who have been marginalized due to sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Additionally, Point Foundation provides programs that affect social change by challenging attitudes that contribute to social stigma and its resulting prejudice, which is often experienced by those in the LGBT community.

Campus Pride
Campus Pride represents the only national nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization for student leaders and campus groups working to create a safer college environment for LGBT students. The organization is a volunteer-driven network “for” and “by” student leaders. The primary objective of Campus Pride is to develop necessary resources, programs and services to support LGBT and ally students on college campuses across the United States.

Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
GLSEN is the leading national education organization focused on ensuring safe schools for all students. Established nationally in 1995, GLSEN envisions a world in which every child learns to respect and accept all people, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expressions.

LGBT Directory

LGBT Relationship/Life Coaching Services

Coach Sappho
A life coaching firm specializing in serving lesbian women offers you a variety of events and experiences that can help you create the life and relationship you desire! Coach Sappho serves the unique relationship needs of single, dating and coupled lesbian women. [Mention LegalOut when inquiring about Coach Sappho's programs and services and you will receive 10% off your purchase]

LGBT Wedding Services

It’s About Time Events
The nation’s leading and visionary gay wedding expert. The first company in the country specializing in producing legal gay weddings.
It’s About Time produces once in a lifetime, one of a kind weddings and events just for you.

Queerly Wed
Queerly Wed is a website dedicated to helping queer couples plan their big day. The website includes listings of queer-friendly wedding vendors from around the world, planning guides and advice from wedding experts.

LGBT Friendly Real Estate

New Mexico
PHD Realty L.L.C.
PHD Realty L.L.C. is a New Mexico lesbian gay owned and operated real estate brokerage firm. Our team of brokers brings buyers and sellers together to ensure a smooth, seamless, closed transaction. PHD REALTY L.L.C. specializes in residential, commercial, property management, ranch-land, investment and development properties.

Gay/Lesbian Publications

10,000 Couples
Delena Wilkerson, Publisher. 10,000 Couples is an online magazine conceived and designed to provide supportive information and inspirational portrayals of same sex couples in committed relationships. It is dedicated to celebrating, honoring, and strengthening the commitment of gay and lesbian couples to one another, to their relationships, and to their families.

Echelon Magazine
A GLBT business magazine serving the entrepreneur and the career professional. Echelon is an online gay magazine that publishes articles on GLBT finance, economic development, workplace advocacy, corporate diversity, education, employment and explores the ever evolving GLBT marketplace.

LGBT Weekly
LGBT Weekly provides compelling news and information to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities.


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Advocacy Organizations

Human Rights Campaign (HRC)
The Human Rights Campaign represents a grassroots force of more than 700,000 members and supporters nationwide. As the largest national gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization, HRC envisions an America where GLBT people are ensured of their basic equal rights, and can be open, honest and safe at home, at work and in the community.

The Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund
The Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund is the nation’s largest LGBT political action committee and the only national organization dedicated to increasing the number of openly LGBT elected officials at all levels of government. Since 1991, the Victory Fund and its national donor network have helped hundreds of openly LGBT candidates win election to local, state and federal offices.

No On Prop 8
Proposition 8 was a California ballot proposition that changed the state Constitution to restrict the definition of marriage to a union between a man and a woman and eliminated the right of same-sex couples to marry. Keep informed about Prop 8 news.

Lambda Legal
Lambda Legal is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.

National Gay & Lesbian Task Force
The mission of the National Gay& Lesbian Task Force is to build the political power of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community from the ground up. The organization does this by training activists, organizing broad-based campaigns to defeat anti-LGBT referenda and advance pro-LGBT legislation, and by building the organizational capacity of our movement.

Freedom to Marry Coalition
Freedom to Marry is the gay and non-gay partnership working to win marriage equality nationwide.

National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR)
NCLR is a national legal organization committed to advancing the civil and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families through litigation, public policy advocacy, and public education.

Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD)
GLAAD promotes and ensures fair, accurate and inclusive representation of people and events in the media as a means of eliminating homophobia and discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation.

GayPolitics.com
GayPolitics.com is a project of the Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund - the nation’s largest LGBT political action committee and the only national organization dedicated to increasing the number of openly LGBT elected officials at all levels of government. Since 1991, the Victory Fund and its national donor network have helped hundreds of openly LGBT candidates win election to local, state and federal offices.

National Gay & Lesbian Task Force
The mission of the National Gay& Lesbian Task Force is to build the political power of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community from the ground up. The organization does this by training activists, organizing broad-based campaigns to defeat anti-LGBT referenda and advance pro-LGBT legislation, and by building the organizational capacity of our movement.

Family Organizations

Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays (PFLAG)
PFLAG is a national non-profit organization with over 200,000 members and supporters and over 500 affiliates in the United States. PFLAG promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons, their families and friends through: support, to cope with an adverse society; education, to enlighten an ill-informed public; and advocacy, to end discrimination and to secure equal civil rights. Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays provides opportunity for dialogue about sexual orientation and gender identity, and acts to create a society that is healthy and respectful of human diversity.

COLAGE
COLAGE is a national movement of children, youth, and adults with one or more lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and/or queer (LGBTQ) parents. We build community and work toward social justice through youth empowerment, leadership development, education, and advocacy.

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Senior Organizations

SAGE
SAGE (Services and Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Elders) is the world’’s oldest and largest non-profit agency dedicated to serving and advocating for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender seniors. Since its inception, SAGE has pioneered programs and services for seniors in the LGBT community, provided technical assistance and training to expand opportunities for LGBT older people across the country, and provided a national voice on LGBT aging issues. In 2005 SAGE became the first official LGBT delegate at a White House Conference on Aging. SAGE is celebrating its 30th Anniversary with activities throughout 2008.

LGBT Aging Issues Network (LAIN)
LAIN works to raise awareness about the concerns of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) elders and about the unique barriers they encounter in gaining access to housing, healthcare, long-term care and other needed services.

Military

Servicemembers Legal Defense Network (SLDN)
SLDN is a national, non-profit legal services, watchdog and policy organization dedicated to ending discrimination against and harassment of military personnel affected by “Don”t Ask, Don”t Tell” and related forms of intolerance.

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