Bisexual, Gay & Lesbian

Affirmation, P.O. Box 1021, Evanston, IL
60204
http://umaffirm.org/

Affirmation: United Methodist is a non-profit, all-volunteer, national activist caucus of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, and their family and friends, that advocates full participation of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in all areas and levels of the United Methodist Church.

105 West Adams,26th Floor, Chicago, IL
60603-6208
James L. Bennett, Regional Director
312-663-4413
312-663-4307
National Headquarters

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.
The Midwest Regional Office accepts Help Desk calls at any time during business hours (M-F 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.).Lambda’s Legal Help Desk staff respond directly to those who are seeking legal information and assistance with discrimination related to sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and HIV status.

PFLAG Council of Northern Illinois, P.O. Box 734, Elmhurst, IL
60126
Helpline: 630-415-0622
http://www.pflag.org

PFLAG promotes the well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons, their families and friends through support, education, and advocacy. PFLAG provides an opportunity for dialogue about sexual orientation and gender identity to create a society that respects human diversity.

The nearest PFLAG location to Evanston is Deerfield Chapter.
Chapter meetings held the second Thursday of the month at 7:15 p.m. at Congregation BJBE.

P.O. Box 164, Crystal Lake, IL
60039
http://www.pridecall.org/
pridecall@yahoo.com
815-337-2255

Non-profit call center supports the LGBTQ community in the Greater Chicagoland Area. Hours of operation: Monday – Friday 4 pm – 8 pm.

5050 N. Broadway St. Chicago, IL
60640
http://www.tpan.com/
tpan@tpan.com
773-989-9400
773-989-9494

TPAN empowers people living with HIV through peer-led programming, support services, information dissemination, and advocacy and provides services to the broader community to increase HIV knowledge and sensitivity, and to reduce the risk of infection.

Hours of operation:
Monday – Thursday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.