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                                           LGBTQ-related resources throughout Western New York 


Gay and Lesbian Youth Services of Western New York (GLYSWNY) 

GLYS offers a variety of opportunities & services for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender & questioning youth and their friends, ages 14-21. GLYS has monthly meeting for transitioning youth and parents. There is a meeting for youth and a separate support group for parents. Parents of trans youth and trans adults   may attend the parent group, even though the trans youth group is geared to middle and high school youth. The child does not have to attend for a parent to attend and vice versa.  Patty Jones is the coordinator of this important resource.www.glyswny.org 


CPH Center for Mental Health Counseling ( formerly Center for Psychosexual Health)

Serving Buffalo and the region, NY, CPH assists those considering transitioning as well as their families . 

Danielle Cook, MS, LMHC

Website: www.cphpsych.com  

Office and Mailing Address:

CPH Mental Health Counseling

737 Delaware Ave

Ste 216A

Buffalo, NY  14209

Note: Accepting new patients.


We continue to see adults, adolescents and children and follow the WPATH SOC


Embrace WNY

Local, non-profit organization comprised of gay and straight members of the Western New York community.  Scholarships are available. Please check out the website and consider attending the annual Buffalo Brunch this May!

Evergreen Health Center

Evergreen Health fosters healthy communities by providing medical, supportive, and behavioral services to individuals and families in Western New York – especially those who are living with chronic illness or who are underserved by the healthcare system. www.evergreenhs.org


Pride Center of WNY

A listing of upcoming Pride Center programs, community resources, health care referrals, local events, social groups, and LGBT news. The Pride Center organizes the Pride Parade every June on the first Sunday.  www.pridecenterwny.org


Spectrum Transgender Group of WNY 

Spectrum is an award-winning organization and provides education and support for not only trans people, but their families and friends. Speakers are available to present and inform your group, large or small. www.spectrumwny.org

WNY Anti-Violence Project

WNYAVP hosts a  trans adult group that meets monthly.  Details at www.wnyavp.org This group meets at Brent House behind St. Andrew's Episcopal Church on Main Street in Buffalo. Enter off side street. 





New Local Resource for LGBTQ Seniors


Please read and pass on as needed!


We thank Christopher Phillips, Esq.  for reaching out and sharing this. Though not a parent resource, one we definitely felt needed to be shared.