Ithaca Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Task Force
The Task Force was incorporated to encourage an awareness of issues affecting LGBT people. The Task Force continues to work toward the elimination of prejudice and discrimination, and toward improving relationships and understanding among and between lesbian, gay bisexual, transgender, and heterosexual people.
The Advocacy Center
Provides supportive services to youth and adults in Tompkins County, NY, who have experienced intimate partner violence or sexual violence. Services include: 24 hour hotline, emotional support, help with police or courts, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program, and emergency shelter.
Southern Tier AIDS Program
Services focus on the health and well-being of HIV+ persons and incorporate a harm reduction perspective and recognize that behavior change is a gradual process.
Out for Health
Provides healthcare information, education and outreach in an LGBT friendly setting. Out for Health is part of Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes – LGBT Health and Wellness Project. Provides local trans resources as well.
The Out Alliance, previously the Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley, is a Champion for LGBTQ Life and Culture. We envision a future where all members of the greater Rochester LGBTQ communities, at all stages of their lives, are free to be fully participating citizens, celebrating their lives in which they are safe, stable and fully respected.
Tompkins County LGBT Youth Group
Tompkins County Public Library, in partnership with Planned Parenthood of Greater New York, hosts a weekly, in-person LGBTQIA+ Youth Group on Wednesdays throughout the 2022-2023 school year, from 5:00 to 6:00 pm in the Makerspace, Tompkins County Public Library.
Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) Ithaca-Cortland
PFLAG promotes the health and well-being of GLBT persons, their families and friends by providing an opportunity for dialogue about sexual orientation and gender identity. Meetings are held at the Interfaith Center on Sundays 4:00 p.m., 7 Calvert St, Cortland, NY 13045.