lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (lgbt) support can be extremely helpful for people but only if gay people feel comfortable enough to get it. This is a list of lgbt rights organizations around the world. For social and support groups or organizations affiliated with mainstream religious organizations, please see list of lgbt-related organizations and conferences. For organizations affiliated with political parties, please see list of lgbt organizations that affiliate with political parties. 30am-12pm a new meetup for lesbian, gay, bi & trans women over 50 at foundation coffee house - whitworth street, m1 6jd. The lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning (lgbtq) community faces mental health conditions at a rate almost 3 times higher than that of the general population. The fear of coming out and being discriminated against for sexual orientation and gender identities, can lead to depression, post traumatic stress disorder, thoughts of suicide and substance abuse. Denise romaguera, phd, lmhc in boca raton, fl, 33432, (954) 719-0647, ten week close-ended therapeutic support group for gay and. This group is a communication focal point for the lesbian, gay, transgender and bisexual community. With over 2,300 members at present, its a safe and free environment that promotes unity among our community, education, awareness, and a common connection for all members. This community is for those who are in a gay marriage, and the unique challenges that may be had in a same-sex relationship. Find support and talk to others in a same-sex marriage, and get advice from the experiences of other members. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (lgbt) related organizations and conferences range from social and support groups to organizations that are political in nature. Some groups are independent, while others are officially recognized advocacy groups within mainstream religious organizations. For groups whose primary purpose is campaigning for the legal rights of lgbt people, please see list of. Gay fathers of sacramento, po box 161951, sacramento, ca 95816-1951, . Our family coalition, the bay area gay & lesbian family group, , po box 13505, berkeley, ca 94712-4505, www. Gay and lesbian parents of los angeles, 109-346,7985 santa monica, west hollywood, ca 90046, (213) 654-0307. Each year, more than 400 community groups come here to meet and make connections, find support systems and to take advantage of our many resources. Want to know what the center has for you? View todays events to the left or visit our complete calendar to learn more about upcoming events and community groups.