Greater Reading/ Philadelphia Resources
Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center
Formerly the Pennsylvania Diversity Network, the Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center serves the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender community of the Greater Lehigh Valley and Berks County.
LGBT Center of Greater Reading
The LGBT Center of Greater Reading provides services like educational programs and support groups for members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community of the Greater Reading area.
Planned Parenthood LGBTQ+ Youth Programs
Planned Parenthood provides 3 different groups located around central/eastern PA for LGBTQ+ youths. The Spectrum is held in Reading, The Rainbow Room is held in Doylestown, and The Curve is in York. These programs are for LGBTQ+ youth between the ages of 14 and 21.
Pride of the Greater Lehigh Valley
The Pride in the Park festival has been held every year for the past 25 years in Allentown to celebrate the Lehigh Valley's Pride.
Reading's yearly Pride Celebration has been celebrating LGBTQ pride for 13 years.
Giovanni's Room stands as the oldest gay and lesbian bookstore in the country with titles that include gay men's, bisexual, transgender, and women's literature. They are located in Philadelphia.
Equality Pennsylvania is the commonwealth's leading organization advancing equality and opportunity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Pennsylvanians.
The Mazzoni Center is an organization that has been serving the LGBTQ community since 1979 and was set up the first HIV clinics and testing centers in Pennsylvania. they are dedicated to providing comprehensive health and wellness services to the LGBTQ community in, and around, the Philadelphia area.
Philadelphia Fight Community Health Centers provide culturally competent comprehensive primary care, and state of the art HIV primary care to low-income members of the community, along with research, consumer education, advocacy, social services, and outreach to people living with HIV and those who are at high risk.
Dr. Christine McGinn noticed, during her own transition, how hard it was to find competent, affordable, and comprehensive care in the transition process. She, along with her staff, now provides diverse, expert services in transgender care at the Papillon Center.