Resources

Keshet Parent & Family Connection
http://www.keshetonline.org/


Keshet Parent & Family Connection is a national grassroots organization that works for the full equality and inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Jews in Jewish life. Led and supported by LGBT Jews and straight allies, Keshet Parent & Family Connection strives to cultivate the spirit and practice of inclusion in all parts of the Jewish community. We began as a small, grassroots group working for change in the Greater Boston area, and we are now a national organization with offices in the Bay Area and Denver, in addition to our national office in Boston.

PFLAG Baltimore County
http://www.pflagbaltimore.org/

PFLAG provides opportunity for dialogue about sexual orientation, and acts to create a society that is healthy and respectful of human diversity. Keeping families together is the mission of PFLAG. Our family values stress education, understanding, acceptance, and support, but most of all love, thereby empowering our children — straight and gay — to lead happy and productive lives.

Jewish Pink Elephant
http://www.jewishpinkelephant.com/


Providing a safe place for individuals struggling with being gay and Jewish, along with the many out there struggling to understand.

Eshel
http://www.eshelonline.org/

Eshel’s mission is to create community and acceptance for lesbian, gay, bisexual,  and transgender Jews and their families in Orthodox communities.  Founded in June of 2010, Eshel provides hope and a future for Orthodox LGBT women, men, and teens. 

GLESN
http://www.glsen.org/

At GLSEN, we want every student, in every school, to be valued and treated with respect, regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We believe that all students deserve a safe and affirming school environment where they can learn and grow. We accomplish our goals by working in hallways across the country -- from Congress and the Department of Education to schools and district offices in your community -- to improve school climate and champion LGBT issues in K-12 education. 
JCS
http://www.jcsbaltimore.org/

Through the programs and services of Jewish Community Services, families and individuals will be supported in meeting basic needs for economic sufficiency; in living independently; in achieving mental health and competence; and in feeling supported by and connected to the Jewish community in ways that are meaningful to them.