Houston Area

For support and information, regarding “Coming Out” and other Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/ Transgendered/Queer/Questioning issues, for yourself or a friend.

Gay & Lesbian Switchboard – is dedicated to providing information, nonjudgmental support, crisis information intervention and referral services for Houston's gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community. 713-529-3211.

Montrose Counseling Center - provides services regarding sexual orientation or gender identity in a culturally affirming, quality and affordable environment. MCC also provides education, outreach, prevention and case management services. 401 Branard St., #2. Houston, Texas 77006 713-529-0037

Legacy Community Health Services - provides low- or no-cost health and educational services including testing, counseling, and treatment for STD’s, HIV, and AIDS. 1415 California Street, Houston, TX 713-830-3000

Houston Area Teen Coalition for Homosexuals (HATCH) – is a nonprofit organization that provides a positive environment and support to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth 13-21 in the greater Houston area. 713-529-3590.

Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbian and Gays (PFLAG) Houston - Provides support and information for LGBTQ people and those who love them. Helpline: 713-46P-FLAG 
Phone: 713-467-3524

Safe House for All - Offers many social services to the LGBTQ Community such as, fostering, long-term transitional housing, residential treatment, senior housing, education, networking, food outreach, clothing outreach, and music outreach.

Gulf Coast Transgender Community - is a social support group for transgendered and transsexual people in the Houston/Galveston area. Box 66643, Houston, TX. 77266 713-780-4282

Texas Association of Transsexual Support - (TATS) is a professionally facilitated support group for those identifying as being a transsexual

Houston Transgender Unity Committee was formed to promote unity among the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered community, and to educate and advocate with open and honest advocacy. The Committee has representation from the six transgendered Houston area organizations. They Offer scholarships and yearly banquet.

Transgender Foundation of America “The TG Center”- Many trans-groups are supported by this center. 713 Fargo, Houston, TX 77008 713-520-8586,

LGBTQ- Friendly and Embracing Churches in Houston

LGBTQ- Friendly and Embracing temples in Houston