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LGBTQ Studies: Other supportive resources

A guide to online and print resources on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, and queer people, gender expression, and sexual identity.

Supportive information, groups, and places

Connect with NU Pride and the Queer Caucus, student organizations at Northeastern.

Visit the LGBTQA Resource Center at Northeastern.

BAGLY - Boston Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered and Questioning youth

Boston GLASS - A drop-in center for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning young people between the ages of 13 and 25.

More Boston area transgender support groups

PFLAG - originally founded by a mother publicly supporting her gay son, PFLAG is the original ally organization. 

Fenway Community Health Center --  runs support groups and much more.

Bay Windows  - the local LGBT newspaper.

Find fiction and nonfiction books on the coming out process.

Coming Out Stories

Read lesbian and bisexual women's coming out stories

Read men and women's coming out stories

Search online for the phrase: coming out stories.  You'll find Youtube videos and written narratives.

(add another qualifier to find stories most relevant to you, such as: coming out stories south asian, coming out stories transgender, etc.)

PFLAG China

In Chinese. Chinese Grandmother Expresses Support for Gay Grandson.

Her 30-second remark: "I'm 90 years old. My grandson, @木头宅, is gay. He is very dutiful and sensible. I love him dearly. I hope he finds a good boyfriend and lives a happy life, and I hope that the government supports him."

It Gets Better

It Gets Better

It Gets Better