Note: For more extensive listings of AIDS organizations, consult further the HIV/AIDS Information Center and/or The Critical Path AIDS Project Philadelphia in this section.
Access Plus Spanning Identities. APSI. (Sydney, Australia)
note: "a community based group focused on the needs of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals & trannies with disabilities (including people living with HIV/AIDS)"
ACT UP. AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (New York)
note: AIDS advocacy; NY is the original ACT UP; site has links to other ACT UP sites
ACT UP Paris
note: for English version, click on 'English page;' for Spanish version, click on 'pagina en espanol;' for full text reports and chronology of actions on line, click on 'Act-Up Paris: Archives en ligne'
AEGIS. AIDS Education Global Information System
note: news, information on all aspects of AIDS; links to AIDS organizations by subject: activism, education, clinical trials, conferences, faith resources, antiretroviral guidelines, journals, pediatric AIDS, pharmaceutical, African American Resources, PWS resources-US and nonUS; search tools, US government; not the same as the American Education Gender Information Service also known as AEGIS; for that organization see Gender.Org in this same section of the directory.
AIDS Action (U.S.)
note: "fighting for effective HIV prevention, enhanced AIDS research; and fairness in national AIDS policy;" congressional voting records; full text press releases on AIDS issues; prevention & information links
AIDS Alabama offers many services to persons living with HIV disease and to those concerned about HIV transmission. Free presentations to social clubs, organizations, schools and businesses, including multiple copies of informative, valuable materials. Persons living with HIV can access housing, rental assistance, financial assistance, and a variety of other supportive services.
The AIDS Memorial Quilt
AIDS Service Provider Accountability Project (U.S.)
note: provides financial data (IRS form 900) from AIDS and some other non-profit ogranizations; news reports/discussion; addresses accountability issues; hears complaints about AIDS service organizations
note: a support group for lesbian, bi, and gay youth; site in Dutch only (as of 5-28-98)
Association des Meres Lesbiennes/Lesbian Mothers Association (Montreal)
note: "...providing support for lesbian mothers and their families...;" in French or in English
note: support group for Italian glbt's in Toronto; site searchable in Italian or English
note: "serving the world bisexual community," information, news, links and search engine
Bisexual Resource Center (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
note: support, resources, education, programs on bisexuality
The Body. An AIDS and HIV Information Resource
note: massive information site; AIDS basics and prevention; treatment; conferences; quality of life; government; comprehensive site maps; full text articles, information; links to AIDS organizations and hotlines; search engine
The Canadian AIDS Society
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network. Reseau Juridique Canadien VIH/SIDA
note: available in English or French
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies. CAPS. (University of California, San Francisco)
note: multidisciplinary approaches to the prevention of HIV disease; programs, program evaluations; full text studies and comments; many links to other programs, by subject; much information in Spanish also- click on: Informacion en espanol
Compassion in Dying Federation (U.S.)
note: "...client services, legal advocacy and public education to improve pain and symptom management..."
Critical Path AIDS Project Philadelphia
note: with extensive links to international, national & U.S. federal sites; support, treatment and research sites; search engine for its and other datafiles
Deaf Queer Resources Center
The Estate Project for Artists with AIDS A Project of the Alliance for Arts (New York)
note: to encourage artists with HIV/AIDS..."to continue their creative output;" advocacy, education, direct services to artists with AIDS
European Database on AIDS and HIV Infection. EDOA.
note: a bibliographic database on grey literature and educational material on AIDS and HIV Infection; medical and social literature; from AIDS INFO DOCU (Bern), CNLCS (Lisbon), CRIPS (Paris), NISSO (Utrecht), RESODOC (Brussels), SIDA-STUDI (Barcelona); boolean searches possible; thesaurus.
Ex.Ex. Examining and Exploring the Reality of the Ex-Gay Movement
note: information, support, communication for ex-exgays
note: Project Explore is a three year behavioral trial that looks at the efficacy of counseling that is available to people getting tested for HIV. The sex project sites are: Boston, Chicago, Denver, New York, San Francisco and Seattle. Searchable in Spanish also, click on Espanol.
Families Like Mine
note: for children of glbt parent(s); with advice, resources, newsletter
Family Pride Coalition
"provide advocacy, education, and support for glbt persons in child-nurturing roles and their families"
note: formerly Gay & Lesbian Parents Coalition International; site available also in Spanish, click on 'Espanol'
La Federation Gemini Federation Francophone des Associations de Jeunes Gais, Lesbiennes et Bis
note: national (France) support group for young gays, lesbians, and bis.
note: ..."serving FTM [female to male] transgendered people and transsexual men..."
Gay and Lesbian Medical Association. GLMA (U.S.)
note: over 2,000 lgbt physicians, medical students and supporters; "combats homophobia in the medical profession and advocates for quality health care for the LGBT community," online table of contents and abtracts to its journal, Journal of the Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (JGLMA)
Gay Asian Pacific Support Network (Los Angeles)
Gay Men's Health Crisis (New York City)
note: national model; oldest & largest community AIDS organization; support services for New York City; education & advocacy nationwide
Gender.Org. Gender Education & Advocacy. GEA. (U.S.)
note: "...focused on the needs, issues and concerns of gender variant people..."; non-political advocacy (news, information, resources, health care); has incorporated the American Educational Gender Information Service (AEGIS), not the same as: AEGIS. AIDS Education Global Information System which is also listed in this section of the directory.
HIV/AIDS Resource Center
note: provided by the Journal of the American Medical Association; full text articles; current news updates; case surveillance & reporting; treatment; guide/links to the best HIV/AIDS sites: U.S. government, technical and reference, academic, community, treatment, and international resources sites
HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service. ATIS (U.S.)
note: "...your central resource for federally-approved treatment guidelines for HIV and AIDS..."
note: broadly-based information site to all aspects of AIDS; click on 'GLBT' for AIDS concerns of the GLBT community; search engines for HIV InfoWeb, its subsections, and other major AIDS websites
note: major categories: medical information; prevention and education; social issues; statistics and epidemiology [trends, U.S. and global]; international; searchable; click on 'Spanish' for information available in Spanish
Humsafar Trust (India)
note: health and AIDS information/counseling; support for gay men
International AIDS Candlelight Memorial and Mobilization
LAMBDA Gay and Lesbian Victims' Assistance (U.S.)
note: assists all victims of anti-glbth (h=HIV positive) incidents
LAMBDA GLBT Community Services (U.S.)
note: dedicated to reducing homophobia and discrimination by encouraging self-acceptance, cooperation, and non-violence
Lesbian and Gay Aging Issues Network
note: "A constitutent unit of the American Society on Aging."
Mogenic. Gay and Lesbian Teens Connected
note: online resource where gay and lesbian youth have the freedom to exchange ideas, share experiences, discuss coming out, make friends, find glbt youth oriented news & reviews
The NAMES Project Foundation
National AIDS Treatment Advocacy Project
note: latest full text information on drug development, research, new drug treatments, conferences
National Association for Research and Therapy of Homosexuality. NARTH
note: "dedicated to the research, therapy and prevention of homosexuality;" "speaks out on behalf of homosexuals who want to change."
National Association of People with AIDS (U.S.)
note: "advocates on behalf of all people living with HIV and AIDS ... to end the pandemic ... to educate, inform, and empower...
National Coalition for LGBT Health (U.S.)
note: "to collaborate on LGBT health advocacy efforts...federal advocacy...on research, policy, education and training"
National Leather Association International
note: The NLAI promotes communication, support, education, and rights for persons embracing a leather lifestyle; includes also bondage, SM, fetishism and other related sexual expression
National Organization of Lesbians of Size. NOLOSE.
(support group for size acceptance)
OASIS. Organizacion de Apoyo a una Sexualidad Integral frente al SIDA. (Guatemala)
note: AIDS education, advocacy, support, and care in Guatemala
OutProud! The National Coaltion for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Youth (U.S.)
note: support, information, resources as well as advocacy for youth
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays PFLAG (Canada)
note: national support group for gay family members and friends
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays PFLAG (U.S.)
note: national support group for gay family members and friends
Passing Twice (U.S.)
note: "a proud network of queer stutterers and their allies"
Project Inform (San Francisco)
(HIV/AIDS Information: publications, treatment hotline, advocacy/public policy, outreach/education; note: for information/documents in Spanish, click on Informacion en espanol
Rainbow Alliance of the Deaf. (U.S. and Canada)
note: Online Support Group for Lesbian Survivors of Abuse and their Partners
Samabhavana Society (India)
note: for the health, care, and dignity of glbt persons and all HIV-affected persons throughout India
Senior Health Resources. SHR (Washington, D.C. metro area)
note: to provide full quality health services for the aging GLBT community; to model and promote an inclusive supportive environment for aging GLBT's
The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, Inc. (San Francisco)
note: The Mother House; organization raises funds for AIDS and gay rights causes; links to member houses
Straight Spouse Network
"international support network of heterosexual women and men, formerly or currently partnered with glbt mates"
note: allied with Family Pride Coalition and PFLAG
Uncommon Legacy Foundation (U.S.)
note: offers scholarships and grants; "...a nonprofit foundation dedicated to enhancing the visibility, strength and vitality of the lesbian community..."
Youth Assistance Organization (U.S.)
note: to help self-identifying gay, lesbian, bisexual and questioning youth with links to glbt youth organizations/publications
Youth Guardian Services (Manassas, Virginia)
note: youth-run organization to provide internet services to glbt, questioning and straight supportive youth; general and special interest e-mail lists; college choice advice & healthcare directory planned