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On Campus

The Stony Brook LGBTA (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Alliance) is a campus student group dedicated to promoting awareness of queer issues. By creating a more accepting and comfortable environment for queer students and their allies, the LGBTA hopes to foster diversity in the Stony Brook community.
http://www.ic.sunysb.edu/clubs/lgbta/
Email us at sblgbta@gmail.com
Call us at (631) 632-6469
Or stop by, Room 045A in the Student Union (in the basement, opposite the pottery studio)

The Stony Brook Graduate Queer Alliance is an all-inclusive group for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer people and their allies to create a sense of community for those in the sexual and gender minority, as well as increase awareness at Stony Brook University
http://www.stonybrookgqa.org/about_us.php
Email us at info@stonybrookgqa.org

Pride@SBU aka as the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Faculty and Staff Network at Stony Brook University, is a mixture of social events, resources, support, education and advocacy.
http://www.stonybrooklgbt.org/

Stony Brook Safe Space - mission is to ensure that Stony Brook University becomes a more inclusive place for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQ) people by fostering a supportive learning and working environment. http://studentaffairs.stonybrook.edu/cpo/safespace_home.shtml
On campus resources http://studentaffairs.stonybrook.edu/cpo/safespace_on.shtml
Off campus resources http://studentaffairs.stonybrook.edu/cpo/safespace_off.shtml

WO/MEN'S GENDER & RESOURCE CENTER - RESOURCES AND LINKS http://studentaffairs.stonybrook.edu/cpo/wgrc_links.shtml

Off Campus

Suffolk County Human Rights Commission
H. Lee Dennison Building
100 Veterans Memorial Highway, 1st Floor
Hauppauge, NY 11788
631-853-5480
e-mail : humanrights@suffolkcountyny.gov
http://www.suffolkcountyny.gov/departments/humanrightscommission.aspx

Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays of Long Island
P.O. Box 369, Deer Park, NY 11729
516-938-8913 confidential help line open 24 hours a day
e-mail: info@pflagli.org
www.pflagli.org

Long Island Trans Experience (LITE) provides social support services to transgender youth, adults and seniors as well as their families. LITE’s mission is to advance the harmony and support of one another without displaying prejudice. LITE endeavors to create an energetic, diverse, and understanding community where individuals are free to express and develop their personal growth while respecting the needs of others. www.liglbtcenter.org

Long Island Gay and Lesbian Youth
www.ligaly.org

Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders
www.sageli.org

The National Coalition for LGBT Health
http://www.lgbthealth.net/index.shtml

Articles and reports of interest

DiversityInc.com
· Things 'to' Say to LGBT Coworkers http://www.diversityinc.com/public/4097.cfm
· 7 Things NEVER to Say to LGBT Coworkers http://www.diversityinc.com/public/3164.cfm?sd=217

Transgender Law Center - Top 5 Tips for Working with Transgender Clients and Co-Workers PDF file found at www.transgenderlawcenter.org
or directly at http://hivdatf.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/5-tips-working-with-tlc.pdf

Transgender Inclusion in the Workplace
http://www.hrc.org/documents/HRC_Foundation_-_Transgender_Inclusion_in_the_Workplace_2nd_Edition_-_2008.pdf
· PDF file can be found at www.hrc.org/issues/transgender/1561.htm