Local Resources

Pridelines

Pridelines is a grassroots nonprofit organization founded in 1982 by gay and bisexual youth for LGBTQ+ youth and their allies. They seek to improve the lives of the LGBTQ+ community in South Florida by providing resources and programming, as well as maintaining a commitment to the community's empowerment and health. Learn more about Pridelines here.

 

Contact Pridelines:

6360 NE 4th Court

Miami, FL 33138

 

Phone: (305) 571-9601

Email: info@pridelines.org

Facebook: facebook.com/pridelinesyouth

Twitter: twitter.com/pridelines

 

SAVE

SAVE is an acronym which denotes "Safeguarding American Values for Everyone." SAVE commits itself to advocating for South Florida's LGBTQ+ community and its rights through political engagement and community outreach. Learn more about SAVE's efforts here.

 

Contact SAVE:

4500 Biscayne Blvd. Suite 340

Miami, FL 33137

 

Phone: (305) 751-SAVE (7283)

Email: save@save.lgbt

 

Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce

The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (MDGLCC) is the largest not-for-profit corporation in Miami-Dade for LGBTQ+ businesses, and the 2nd largest LGBTQ+ U.S. Chamber. The Chamber promotes a unified LGBTQ-friendly business and professional community throughout the Miami-Dade County. Learn more about the Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce here.

 

Contact the MDGLCC:

1130 Washington Avenue

1st Floor North

Miami Beach, FL 33139

 

Phone: (305) 673-4440

Fax: (305) 673-8883

Email: info@gaybizmiami.com

 

YES Institute

The YES Institute is a community-based initiative that seeks to combat the high rates of teenage suicide within the LGBTQ+ community. Learn more about the YES Institute here.

 

Contact the YES Institute:

5275 Sunset Drive

Miami. FL 33143

 

Phone: (305) 663-7195

Fax: (305) 663-7197

 

Parent & Family Support for Gay & Transgender Youth

  • Umut Durson, YES Institute Gender Education Specialist - (910) 382-1537 or umut@yesinstitute.org
  • Tori Gabriel, Mother, Fort Lauderdale Area - (954) 261-1479
  • Tom Logan, Father, Fort Lauderdale Area - (954) 579-9813
  • Lois Behr, Mother, Orlando/West Palm Beach Area - (772) 713-3787

 

Care Resource

Healthcare and support services for adult and adolescent populations. Comprehensive primary care, HIV/STI testing and counseling, psychosocial services and case management. Learn more about Care Resource here.

 

Care Resource Locations:

 

3510 Biscayne Blvd.

Miami, FL 33137

 

Phone: (305) 576-1234

Fax: (305) 571-2020

 

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1901 SW 1st Street - 3rd Floor

Miami, FL 33135

 

Phone: (305) 203-5230

Fax: (305) 203-5231

 

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1701 Meridian Avenue, Suite 400

Miami Beach, FL 33139

 

Phone: (305) 673-3555

Fax: (305) 673-1960

 

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871 West Oakland Park Blvd.

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

 

Phone: (954) 567-7141

Fax: (954) 565-1960


Therapists Specializing in Gender & Orientation

  • Brent Berman, LCSW, Jupiter - (561) 260-3617
  • Heather Cherry, LCSW, Aventura - (786) 457-6788
  • Dr. Carol Clark, Miami Shores/Fort Lauderdale - (305) 891-1827
  • Dr. Deborah E. Grayson, LMHC, Fort Lauderdale - (954) 937-6445
  • Dr. Shelley Green, Fort Lauderdale - (954) 296-7913
  • Dr. Jamie Joseph, Weston - (954) 684-6336
  • Amy Miller, PhD(c), Fort Lauderdale - (305) 532-1313
  • Dr. Lorrie Mitchell, North Miami/South Broward - (305) 439-6957
  • Lauri Shannon, LCSW, Aventura - (786) 423-6787
  • Aimee Wolk, LMHC, CAP, West Palm/North Broward - (954) 993-0080 or inspirerecovery.com

 

Legal Assistance for Name and Gender Marker Changes

  • John "Jay" Rosenquest IV, Attorney at Law - (305) 607-5115