GENDER & SEXUALITY

Gender Identities

Nonfiction Books (Shelf Numbers): 306.76

PFLAG (Cedar Rapids): PFLAG support is geared towards individuals, familiy, friends, and allies of gay, lesbian, bisexual, queer, transgender, and questioning people. 

4401 6th St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
www.pflagcr.com
pflaglcb@gmail.com

Planned Parenthood: Planned Parenthood serves transgender people and people at various places on the spectrum of gender identity and expression. They also offer hormone therapy and ongoing care. Some LGBT services may be covered by insurance.

3425 First Ave SE, Suite 100
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
877-811-7526
https://www.plannedparenthood.org
 

Transformations: Transformations is a support group for all transgender and non-binary people as well as their allies. They discuss individual members' personal troubles and the obstacles facing the transgender community as a whole and help educate the general public about transgender issues and the challenges transgender individuals face in today's societies.

Meetings: 2nd and 4th Thursdays from 6:00pm-8:00pm
4401 6th St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
https://www.facebook.com/transformationsiowa/
 
Transformative Healing: Culturally specific agency serving LGBTQIA+ survivors of sexual violence; includes resources for changing legal name and accessing therapy.
 
319-389-8430
LGBTQIA+

Nonfiction Books (Shelf Numbers): 306.76 - 306.766

GLBT National Youth Talkline: Helps youth with coming-out issues, safer-sex information, school bullying, family concerns, relationship problems, and more.

Contact: 1-800-246-7743
http://www.glnh.org/
 

Iowa Safe Schools: Iowa Safe Schools created the Iowa GSA Network to empower students to create safe spaces in Iowa schools. They also provide resources and support to LGBTQ and allied students in Iowa.

Iowa Safe Schools
P.O. Box 704 Des Moines, IA 50303
515-381-0588
https://www.iowasafeschools.org/

One Iowa: One Iowa is dedicated to preserving and advancing equality for LGBTQ individuals through grassroots efforts, , and education. They also offer lists of resources for LGBTQ+ Iowans and allies.

950 Office Park Rd, Suite 240
West Des Moines, IA 50265
 

PFLAG (Cedar Rapids): PFLAG support is geared towards individuals, familiy, friends, and allies of gay, lesbian, bisexual, queer, transgender, and questioning people. 

4401 6th St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
www.pflagcr.com
pflaglcb@gmail.com

Planned Parenthood: Planned Parenthood offers education and resources for people who identify as LGBT. Some LGBT services may be covered by insurance.
 
3425 First Ave SE, Suite 100
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Transformative Healing: Culturally specific agency serving LGBTQIA+ survivors of sexual violence and their support systems through crisis intervention, advocacy services, community engagements and involvement, and prevention services. Also includes resources for accessing therapy.  

319-389-8430
http://www.thiowa.org/

The Trevor Project: The Trevor Project is a national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning young people.

24/7 Hotline: 1-866-488-7386
Text: “START” to 678678 (Monday through Friday, 2–9pm CST)
Online Chat: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help-now/

More support and information: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/resources/trevor-support-center/
 


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