LGBTQ Support 

 

One Colorado https://one-colorado.org/

LGBTQ Advocates

One Colorado is the state’s leading advocacy organizationdedicated to advancing equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer coloradoans and their families. We effectively advocate for LGBTQ Coloradoans and their families by lobbing the General Assembly, the executive branch and local governments on issues like safe schools, transgender equality, relationship recognition and LGBTQ health and human services

 

Out Boulder County https://www.outboulder.org/

Provides education, advocacy, services, and support for Boulder County’s LGBTQ communities, with transgender programs, a youth film project, trans adult and youth support groups, community cafes, art projects, yoga classes, and community activism.

Boulder, Longmont

 

Rainbow Elders https://www.outboulder.org/rainbow-elders

Boulder County Area Agency on Aging maintains a confidential email and surface mail list of self-identified LGBT elders (age 60+) and professional allies. Sends monthly notices of activities of interest, including community events. Annually hosts “The Lavender Gala.” 303-441-4518

The Center on Colfax: https://lgbtqcolorado.org/  

1301 Colfax Denver CO, 80218

Engages, empowers, enriches, and advances the community through statewide advocacy and nationally recognized cultural and educational programming. Provides transgender programs, SAGE of the Rockies (offers activities and events that focus on health, housing, legal and financial planning, legacy, and social connection, specifically for LGBT persons age 50+), legal program, Rainbow Alley, PrideFest, LGBT Family Program, RANGE Consulting (for HR training and consulting), and Colorado LGBT History Project. 

Trans Youth Education & Support of Colorado: “TYES” empowers and supports families and caregivers of gender expansive youth by providing resources, education, outreach, and advocacy, in order to create supportive environments that allow youth to experience the joy of authenticity. 720-443-7708 www.tyes-colorado.org/

Parent, Family and Friends of Lesbian and Gay:PFLAG” Denver is one of nearly 500 chapters or contacts in the U.S. that belong to the Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays national organization headquartered in Washington, DC. 303-573-5861 https://www.pflagdenver.org/

Colorado Health Network

https://coloradohealthnetwork.org/

Providing prevention, care and advocacy services to HIV communities

Service locations in Denver, Colorado Springs, Pueblo, Fort Collins, Greeley, and Grand Junction.

 

Other Queer and Transgender Resources

 

Transgender Cemter of the Rockies

https://www.transgendercenteroftherockies.org/

The Transgender Center of the Rockies offers competent gender-affirming individual and group counseling for trans individuals over the age of 18. Treatment is focused on providing support for substance use and mental health concerns. Our clinicians represent a diverse approach to therapy with various training and backgrounds, all grounded in trauma-informed care and through the shared experience of being queer ourselves. Clinicians work with clients to develop treatment plans in order to work towards clients goals. For payment we take Medicaid or offer a 

sliding scale. 303-761-0200 3460 South Federal Blvd, Sheridan Colorado 80110

 

Mile High Behavioral Health 

https://www.milehighbehavioralhealthcare.org/

  • Referrals, self-referrals or court-ordered referrals
  • Programs for Veterans, women, men, LGBTQ+ individuals, single-parent families, men and women living with HIV, transgender and gender-expansive individuals, and youth
  • Individual, family and group counseling, case management, treatment, relapse prevention and recovery services; risk-reduction, healthy relationship training, life skills coaching, DUI education and therapy
  • Assessment, referral, case management and treatment; substance use and mental health recovery support; and re-entry services or individuals returning from incarceration with substance use issues
  • Peer support specialists for relapse prevention

 

Denver Elements Therapy Services 

https://denverelement.org/

Counseling

HIV+

Reflections Program: Ages specific LGBTQ support for 18 - 45 year olds.

Pique Program: Ages specific LGBTQ support for 18-39  year olds.   Participants will have the opportunity to meet one on one with a trained Denver Element staff member for four individual sessions. Using motivational interviewing, participants will have the opportunity to explore their substance use, sex, sexuality, and any areas of concern in a confidential and supportive space.

 

Queer Asterisk

Therapy Service

https://queerasterisk.com/

*Sorin Thomas

*Brett Adamek

Locations in Denver, Longmont, Fort Collins, Boulder

720-507-6161

 

Individual known LGBTQ therapist on the Front Range

 

Denver (Westminster, Denver Proper, Centennial, Aurora, Lakewood, Wheat Ridge) 

 

Elevated Counseling Center https://www.elevatedcounseling.org/ Denver

*Asher A. Eno, LPC, LMFT, NCC, CYT Denver (C) 303-319-0084

*Christian Lee Vasquez: Denver

*Elizabeth Barber, LPC:.  Centennial & Denver

Katherine Partch (Yoga Wisdom Arvada): Arvada

Natalie Wescombe - Denver Family Institute: Denver

Kelly Klene LCSW (Cairn Counseling): Denver 

Mauricio Yabar LCSW (Narrative Conversations Denver):  Denver

Sarah Claus: Lakewood

Mike Meltzer LCSW: Denver

Grace Ballard: Denver

Kathleen R. Semansky: Denver

Julia Oppy, MFT: Centennial & Denver

Leslie Jordan LPC: Wheat Ridge

Tania Henderson, MA, NCC, LPC: Wheat Ridge

Ana Balzar: Wheat Ridge

Angie Douglas: Lakewood

Evans counseling: Denver

Tobi Brenner: Denver

Peter Di Leo, LPC: Denver

Alissa Zucker: Aurora

Janna Phillips: Centennial

Melody Jones: Centennial

Kyla Jones (Equilibrium Counseling): Centennial

​Dolores DeVargas-Schoonover: Westminster

Kristen Sandine (Courageous Counseling): Westminster

 

Golden

Reaca Pearl: Golden

 

Littleton

*AJ Bernstein LCSW (Bernstein Counseling): Littleton

*Jared Kellerman MFTC (Kellerman Therapy Services):  Littleton

Jessica Olguin (Joyful Soul Counseling): Littleton 

Arianna Smith (Quiet Moon Counseling): Littleton

Lindsey Boes MFTC (Boes Therapy Services): Littleton 

 

Boulder

*Li Brooken LCSW Umbrella Collective http://www.umbrellacollective.org/

*Danielle Weiss, LCSW

 

Fort Collins

*Beit Gorski Fort Collins

 

Colorado Springs

Dr. Emily Rademan Peak Consulting Colorado Springs

 

Hair Stylist

Denver

Language of Style: Nora Teitjen

Christoph Key 

Above Ground Hair

 

Hair Removal

 

Laser

Barelaser:  Wheat Ridge

*Pam Archer

Left Hand Laser: Longmont

https://www.lefthandlaserstudio.com/

*Armene  

 

Electrolysis

 

Massage Therapist

Denver 

*Eden Chiles: Denver

*Heather Fenity: Boulder

 

Fashion

*BriStyles Denver (will travel)

 

Clothing

Arc Thrift Front: Range

Peak Thrift: Denver

Buffalo Exchange: Front Range

 

Dance

The Queer Dance Project: Denver www.thequeerdanceproject.com

Kaleidoscope Dance: Denver 

 

Misc.

Vanilla Kink:  Denver

 

Church

Mile High Church: Denver

 

Black Owned Businesses

https://www.5280.com/2020/06/a-list-of-the-black-owners-and-chefs-leading-the-front-range-culinary-scene/

 

https://303magazine.com/2020/06/black-owned-businesses-denver/

 

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