Resources

 
 

Support organizations

The following are organizations that support transgender and gender-variant individuals in Colorado. If we have missed your organization or you find an error please let us know.  It is our goal to keep this list as up-to-date as possible.

The Center on Colfax offers weekly transgender social and support programs, an excellent legal department, and ongoing educational and networking sessions throughout the year. They offer a jobs program, SAGE for the older individuals and Rainbow Alley for the younger generations, 21 and under.

Northern Colorado Equality has support groups and other social activities in the Fort Collins area. Eclectic transgender support and social group with education, support and social activities for the transgender/genderqueer/intersex community of Northern Colorado.

One Colorado is a statewide advocacy organization dedicated to securing and protecting equality and opportunity for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Coloradans and their families.  They advocate for LGBT Coloradans and their families, lobbying the General Assembly, executive branch, and local governments on issues like safe schools, relationship recognition and LGBT health and human services.

The Open and Affirming Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Support (OASOS) Program offers free and confidential services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and questioning (LGBTIQ) youth, including: peer support groups in Boulder and Longmont, advocacy and a variety of support and counseling services, referrals to health and community services and free testing for HIV and sexually transmitted infections. Located at 529 Coffman Longmont.
(303) 678-6259

Out Boulder now has several transgender support group meetings and activities which include the Longmont area.

PAGE, Peak Area Gender Expressions is in Colorado Springs. They offer support groups for transgender people, friends and family. This group is socially focused with opportunities to express yourself in public outings with experienced individuals of like mind.  They also have resources concerning transgender issues including, health, legal, activism and shopping in the Colorado Springs area. They meet 7pm the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at Pikes Peak Metropolitan Community Church, 1102 S. 21st Street, Colorado Springs. They also have support groups for GenderQueer (Building Real Identities and Gender Expressions—BRIDGE group), SOFFA (family group), and military.  For more info, cospage@gmail.com 

PFLAG Denver offers specialized support for persons striving to understand a loved one’s sexual orientation or gender expression and associated issues. A New Families Group meets at 6:30 p.m. on the first Thursday of every month at the Tears-McFarlane Mansion at 1290 Williams St., Denver.  There is also a Open to All Support Group at the same time, 6:30 PM. These times do occasionally vary, so check the website calendar, or call to confirm the schedule. There are six other groups throughout Colorado so check the main website for a list.

TransAction is located in east Denver off Colfax Ave. They have educational programs where they share information, support each other and learn how to stay healthy, safe, and proactive. They meet every Wednesday from 3 – 5 pm. Free HIV and STD testing is offered every day from 10am – 3pm.
For more information, contact Nevaeh Anderson at 720-243-0934
Drop-in center, 1477 Lima Street, Aurora

Queer Asterisk provides a variety of therapeutic services for LGBTQPIA folx who identify as lesbian, gay, bi, trans, queer/questioning, pan, intersex, agender/asexual or non-conforming and their allies.