You can get information about programs, services, and support for the LGBTQ community.

You can get a directory of services and resources for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community.


Get a directory of LGBTQ services.

By Phone

  • Agency: Comptroller
  • Division: Community Action Center
  • Phone Number: (212) 669-3916
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

The “Bare it All” campaign encourages lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) New Yorkers to have open and honest conversations with their doctors about their sex lives and other issues that impact their health. 

If you are not comfortable with your doctor, the Department of Health can help. 

You find an LGBTQ-knowledgeable health provider near you. You can also speak with the Department of Health directly.


Learn more about the "Bare it All" campaign.

By Phone

Call 311 or 212-NEW-YORK (212-639-9675) for help.

Health Bulletin

The LGBTQ Health Bulletin can help you find an LGBTQ-knowledgeable health provider.

You can request Health Bulletins in:

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • Traditional Chinese

You can also download and print Health Bulletins in additional languages.


Get the LGBTQ Health Bulletin.

By Phone

Call 311 or 212-NEW-YORK (212-639-9675) for help.

The City provides help and referrals to LGBTQ parents and LGBTQ children who are clients of the Administration for Children's Services (ACS) or who receive child welfare assistance from the State.

  • Agency: Administration for Children's Services
  • Division: Office of Advocacy
  • Phone Number: (212) 676-9421
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 6 PM

All young people, no matter their sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression, deserve to be safe, supported, and healthy.

The NYC Unity Project is the City’s multi-agency strategy to deliver unique services to young people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity (LGBTQ). 

You can learn about services, programs, and resources for LGBTQ youth. 

Topics include:

  • Family support
  • School and education
  • Healthcare and wellness
  • Counseling and mental health
  • Housing 
  • Runaway and homeless youth
  • Employment
  • Healthy relationships
  • Safe and inclusive community spaces

Learn more about the NYC Unity Project.

In New York City, it is illegal to discriminate on the basis of a person’s sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression in public accommodations, including in health care settings.

If you believe you have been mistreated or denied care because of your sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, you can file a complaint with the City’s Commission on Human Rights.

Get a copy of the LGBTQ Health Care Bill of Rights.

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