• Browse our library for fiction and non-fiction books, documentaries and movies or contact our librarian, June Horner at
  • Speakers Bureau: Need to put a face on the issue? Invite someone one of our dynamic speakers to present to your workplace or congregation or social group.
  • Training Resources: Find copies of those great slide show presentations and handouts.

General LGBT Support and Information

For the Latino Community

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

For the South Asian Community

Trikone is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people of South Asian descent, who trace their ethnicity to one of the following places: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Myanmar (Burma), Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Tibet.

National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance offers supportive documents and videos in many Asian and Pacific Island languages.

Some Ted Talks

Health Resources

Affirmative Health Professionals

Download this list in PDF format

  • Edna Brandt,MAc, LAc,DiplAc (accupuncture) & Clayton Elizabeth Spivey,MAc, LAc,DiplAc
    8342 Old Montgomery Rd, Columbia MD 21045410.799.5883/ …..  Over 25 years of experience each. Harmonizing body, mind and spirit to help people thrive. Bring us what western medicine hasn’t addressed to your satisfaction
  • S. Hunter Thompson, MAc, LAc, ADS, CHC (accupuncture)
    Transitional Medicine
    Maryland University of Integrative Health
    7750 Montpelier Rd, Laurel, MD 20723
    Transitional medicine for anyone who is going through any type of transition in life. I specialize in transgender and gender queer/ questioning
  • Lisa Gordon, DC
    5053 Durham Rd. W, Columbia MD 21044
    Chiropractic, NeuroCranial Integration, Advanced Allergy Therapeutics,and Applied Kinesiology.  25 years of experience. Structural, neurological, nutritional, glandular, molecular support for chronic conditions and optimal health
  • Jean Thompson, DC
    Thompson Chiropractic and Wellness
    8885 Centre Park Drive, Suite 2F, Columbia MD 21045 410.740.1112/
    I have over 15 years experience in comprehensive chiropractic care for pain management, chronic neck and back pain, TMJ, extremity disorders, nutrition, and general wellness.
  • Sean Lare, LCSW-C
    Sean Lare Counseling & Consulting,
    10632 Little Patuxent Parkway,  Century Plaza 2000 Building, Suite 245,
    Columbia, MD 21044
    Sean Lare, LCSW-C, is a therapist who specializes in gender therapy. He has 10+ years of experience helping LGBTQIA children, youth, adults, and their family members develop new identities, navigate their transitions and coming out process, and care for their mental health and relationship needs. He also has his own lived trans experience.
  • Kate Oliver, Cathy Wackford, Linda Linton, MSW, LCSW-C
    A Healing Place in Columbia
    7050 Oakland Mills Rd, Ste 140, Columbia, MD 21046 443.325.0360/
    Individual, group and family therapy for people of all ages, from infancy through adulthood. We are advocates for LGBTQ people.

Legal Services

Reading Lists, Community Publications & Online Media Resources

Spiritual Support

School Support

Social Support

Transgender Resources

Supporting Siblings of Transgender Children

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