LGBTQ Resources for Latin@s

LGBT Resources for Latin@s

UC and Campus-Specific Resources

La Familia:
UCLA’s Latina/o LGBT student group.

Advocacy Organizations

Unid@s[Multilingual]:
The mission of Unid@s is to create a multi-issue approach for advocacy, education, and convening of and for our communities. Guided by economic justice, feminist, environmental, and pro-peace values, UNID@S joins a global effort to transform systems and policies to create a just and equitable world.

Unity Coalition [Bilingual]:
The first & only organization for the Latino | Hispanic | LGBTQ community (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning) - advancing Equality since 2002.

Immigration Equality [Bilingual]:
A national organization fighting for equality under U.S. immigration law for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and HIV-positive individuals . Immigration Equality provides legal aid and advocacy for LGBT and HIV-positive immigrants and their families.

Communities

The Network/La Red [Bilingual]:
A survivor-led, social justice organization that works to end partner abuse in lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, BDSM, polyamorous, and queer communities. Rooted in anti-oppression principles, their work aims to create a world where all people are free from oppression. They strengthen communities through organizing, education, and the provision of support services.

Asociación Internacional de Familias por la Diversidad Sexual (FDS) [Español]:
FDS is an organization that aims to maintain family unity. They fight for the safety and well-beingof their gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender members, giving them support in dealing with a hostile society. FDS promotes information and education as tools to eradicate hatred, prejudice, homophobia, and all forms of related discrimination.

Faith Resources

The Latinx Roundable
To promote understanding, acceptance and affirmation of Latino/a LGBTQ persons and their families by transforming Latino/a faith communities and the wider Latino/a community.

Health Resources

Bienestar [Bilingual]:
A unique non-profit social service organization dedicated to positively impacting the health and well-being of the Latino community and other underserved communities in Southern California.

The Wall-Las Memorias Project [Multilingual]:
Serves low-income and hard to reach communities throughout Los Angeles—educating community members on the importance of HIV/AIDS, substance abuse prevention and community building in the LGBT community.

Family Resources

Somos Familia [Bilingual]:
Somos Familia supports Latino famillies with children who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and/or queer and conducts education to create family and community acceptance. The group was started by two mothers to support other families with similar experiences.

Vision:

The UCLA Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Campus Resource Center envisions lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer, questioning, and same-gender-loving people and our allies as fully included and affirmed in every aspect of the UCLA community where justice, equality and respect for all prevail.

Mission Statement:

The UCLA Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Campus Resource Center is the crossroads of the LGBTQ community at UCLA, providing a comprehensive range of education and advocacy services supporting intersectional identity development. We foster unity, wellness, and an open, safe and inclusive environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, intersex, transgender, queer, asexual, questioning, and same-gender-loving students, faculty, staff, alumni, their families, and the entire campus community.