Black Lives Matter Resources:

The official #BlackLivesMatter Global Network builds power to bring justice, healing, and freedom to Black people across the globe.

 

 The Bail Project™ National Revolving Bail Fund is a critical tool to prevent incarceration and combat racial and economic disparities in the bail system.

 

#8CantWait is a campaign to bring immediate change to police departments.

 

A non-profit that centers the empowerment of Black women and girls within the context of the larger racial justice concerns of Black communities.

Mental Health Resources:

 

  • therapyforblackgirls.com
    Therapy for Black Girls is an online space dedicated to encouraging the mental wellness of Black women and girls.

 

  • mentalhealth.cityofnewyork.us 
    A Mental Health Roadmap for All is a strategy and set of initiatives by New York City to approach mental health as a comprehensive public health challenge involving many city agencies, including the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

 

Posts bail to secure the release and safety of LGBTQ+ people held in jail or immigration detention.

 

A nonprofit dedicated to protecting and defending the human rights of Black transgender people and continuing the legacy of Marsha P. Johnson.

 

 GLITS creates holistic solutions to the health and housing crises faced by LGBTQIA+ individuals experiencing systemic discrimination at intersecting oppressions impacted by racism and criminalization, through a lens of harm reduction, human rights principles, social justice and community empowerment, imbued with a commitment to empowerment and pride in finding solutions in our own community. 

 

The Center fosters a welcoming environment where everyone is celebrated for who they are. We offer the LGBTQ communities of NYC advocacy, health and wellness programs; arts, entertainment and cultural events; recovery, parenthood and family support services.

LGBTQIA+ Resources:

Artist Resources:

  • nyfa.org 
    New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is a 501(c)(3) service organization that provides artists, emerging arts organizations, arts administrators, and students with critical support, professional development tools, and resources for defining and achieving career success.

 

  • thetanknyc.org/artist-resources 
    The Tank is a home for artists launching their careers and experimenting within their art form in New York City - the second most expensive city in the United States. 

 

 

  •  danceusa.org 
    Dance/USA champions an inclusive and equitable dance field by leading, convening, advocating, and supporting individuals and organizations.