LGBTQ+ Resources

General Resources

Outreach LGBTQ+ Community Center – This organization’s mission is a commitment to equity and quality of life for all LGBTQ+ people through community building, health and human services, and economic, social, and racial justice advocacy.

FORGE – is a progressive organization whose mission is to support, educate and advocate for the rights and lives of transgender individuals and SOFFAs (Significant Others, Friends, Family, and Allies). FORGE is dedicated to helping move fragmented communities beyond identity politics and forge a movement that embraces and empowers our diverse complexities.

Pediatric and Adolescent Transgender Health (PATH) Clinic


Resources for providers

The Equal Curriculum: The Student and Educator Guide to LGBTQ Health. Edited by Lehman, J.R. (in our Department!), Diaz, K., Ng, H., Petty, E.M., Thatikunta, M., & Eckstrand, K. (Eds.).

  • This book is free at the database SpringerLink which is accessible through the UW Madison Library system AND it may also be available through your local library system.

The World Professional Association for Transgender Health: Standards of Care Version 7

Best Practice Highlights for Working with LGBTQ Patients from the American Psychiatric Association (Video)

American Psychological Association Practice Guidelines for LGB Clients

LGBT-Friendliness Kit for Primary Care Physicians


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