PFLAG of Bergen County, New Jersey

Parents, Families, Friends, and Allies United with LGBTQ People To Move Equality Forward

OUR NEXT MEETING IS AUGUST 16. Click here for meeting details
WE WILL NOT BE MEETING IN SEPTEMBER DUE TO ROSH HASHANAH.

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Consider checking other PFLAG chapters for different proximity and alternate meeting time/date options. We list some of the Jersey chapter meetings on our Meetings tab.


FIND A CHAPTER:


PFLAG Chapters in New Jersey

Ridgewood, NJ POB; Meets in Washington Township, NJ
(201) 287-0318
Collingswood, NJ
(856) 834-6355
PFLAG Hunterdon County
Flemington, NJ
(908) 752-1370
Howell, NJ
(908) 814-2155
Wayne, NJ POB;
Meets in Montclair, NJ
(609) 683-5155 Ext 217
Princeton, NJ

YOUTH GROUPS:


Rainbow Café – Youth Discussion Meetings, Dances/Proms and Open Mic Nights
Rainbow Cafe

Providing a safe space and fun activities for all LGBTQ youth in Northern NJ ages 13 -19. 

 What? Where? When? Sponsor
Prom & Theme Dances UCC
85 Union Ave.,
Cresskill, NJ 07626
UCC Cresskill
Open Mic Nights UCC
85 Union Ave.,
Cresskill, NJ 07626
UCC Cresskill

Need more information?

Please email: Bergenpflag@gmail.com or contact us via our Facebook page.


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SEARCH ENGINES

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Use the word “PFLAG” to look up other PFLAG information, chatrooms & newsgroups.


PFLAG NATIONAL

www.pflag.org

PFLAG National is a support, education and advocacy organization founded by 25 parents. PFLAG now represents more than 75,000 households and speaks for thousand others. National has many books, booklets and videos to choose from.

e-mail: info@pflag.org


PFLAG CHAPTERS

nearby chapters

For a list of known PFLAG chapters
in the NJ / NYC / Philadelphia area
click the link above.


GARDEN STATE EQUALITY (GSE)

www.gardenstateequality.org

Garden State Equality is New Jersey’s statewide advocacy and education organization for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.

 


GAY, LESBIAN & STRAIGHT EDUCATION NETWORK (GLSEN)

www.glsen.org

National organization whose goal is to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation.


GAY, LESBIAN ALLIANCE AGAINST DEFAMATION (GLAAD)

www.glaad.org

This organization keeps up-to-date and is very informative.


LAMBDA LEGAL

www.lambdalegal.org

This is the nations oldest and largest legal organization working for civil rights of lesbians, gay men and people with HIV/AIDS. This site has the latest legal news. Read briefs, decisions or look up legal information in your state.


THE AMERICAN EDUCATIONAL GENDER INFORMATION SERVICES (AEGIS)

www.gender.org/aegis

AEGIS is a good resource on books and referral.

e-mail: aegis@gender.org


SAGE (SENIOR ACTION in a GAY ENVIRONMENT)

www.sageusa.org


NEW JERSEY GAY LIFE

www.njgaylife.com

This site lists a yearly calendar of events in and around New Jersey.


NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF LAW & PUBLIC SAFETY

www.state.nj.us/lps/dcr

This site provides answers to your questions about the law against discrimination.


FREEDOM TO MARRY

www.freedomtomarry.org

A nationwide coalition committed to winning and keeping the freedom to marry for same-gender couples. News of status of gay marriage in your state.


GAY YOUTH ISSUES

Rainbow Cafe

http://www.rainbowcafennj.org/

Rainbow Cafe Facebook

Provides a safe place, fun activities, and educational betterment for all LGBTQ youth ages 13-19 yeas old in northeastern New Jersey.


Buddies of NJ

Buddies of New Jersey (NJB), a non-profit, community-based organization, is a resource center offering a network of support for people infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. (offers HIV testing and counseling)

FREE CONFIDENTIAL TESTING Call 201-489-2900 to:
Schedule An Appointment;
Ask for Walk-In Times; &/or
Schedule A Date to Use Our Mobile Testing Unit


PointFndtn

The Point Foundation provides financial support, mentoring and hope to meritorious students who are marginalized due to sexual orientation or gender identity..
The Point Foundation recognizes that individuals may be socially marginalized or even abandoned by family, friends and society because of their sexual orientation or gender identity. Yet these lives should not be further disadvantaged as they prepare for the future.

The Point Foundation attempts to identify students who are physically, intellectually and morally capable of leadership to play an influential part in the betterment of society.


HMI2

Hetrick-Martin Institute runs the Harvey Milk High School in NYC for LGBTQ youth and is dedicated to empowerment, education & advocacy for LGBTQ you.


The National Youth Advocacy Coalition (NYAC) is the leading national social justice and capacity building organization working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth and LGBTQ youth-serving professionals.


AliForneyCtr

http://www.aliforneycenter.org/

The Ali Forney Center is the largest and most comprehensive program in the nation dedicated to meeting the needs of homeless LGBTQ youth.  


Gay Parents Support

Rainbow Families of New Jersey (RFNJ)
is an organization of families headed by parents
who are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender,
and those interested in becoming parents.

website: www.rainbowfamiliesnj.org/


Supportive Religious Groups

Fortunate Families –
Catholic Families Advocating Respect and Justice for their Gay & Lesbian Children
website: www.fortunatefamilies.com



61 Church St., Teaneck, NJ 07666
Rev. Gary LeCroy, Pastor
201-837-3189
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www.gaychurch.org



Among our ranks are young families, mature couples, members of the GBLT community, singles, inter-married and other non-traditional families, all from diverse backgrounds of religious observance and Jewish knowledge. www.rtbi-online.org
34 West Magnolia Avenue, Maywood, NJ 07607
201-845-7550