LGBT

The Employee Assistance Program can help with a variety of  LGBT issues, including individual, family and workplace concerns.  To obtain assistance through the EAP, simply call 800-322-5327 to schedule an appointment or to speak to a licensed counselor. Help is only a phone call away.

We've compiled this list of resources that may also be of help.

GLBT National Help Center  www.glnh.org

GLBT National Help Line    1.888.843.4564
GLBT National Youth Talk Line    1.800.246.7743

GLBT National Resource Database  www.glbtnearme.org

National Resources

State and Local Resources

Local Student and Work Organizations

Local Churches Welcoming GLBT

National Resources:

Advocates for Youth
Family Equality Council
GLSEN - Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network
It Gets Better Project
Lamda Legal
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)
The LGBT Aging Project
GSA Network
Human Rights Campaign
NBJC - National Black Justice Coalition
NCLR - National Center for Lesbian Rights
Youth Guide
TLPI - Transgender Law & Policy Institute

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State and Local Resources:

Aids Project Worcester
Mass Equality
Mass Commission on LGBT Youth
GLBTQ - Gay Men's Domenstic Violence Project
GLAD - Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders
Worcester Pride
Greater Worcester PFLAG
WLEN - Worcester LGBT Elder Network
Greater Boston PFLAG
Safe Homes-The Bridge of Central Massachusetts
Fenway Health

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Local Student and Work Organizations:

UMass Medical – QMASS (Queer @ UMass)
55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655
(508) 856-8989
email: Catherine.berg@umassmed.edu

UMass Memorial Gay, Lesbian, Straight Alliance (UMASS GLSA)
Social Support group for employees, staff, faculty, students and friends.
Contact Equal Opportunity Office for information (508) 856-2179
For TDD only: (508) 856-6395

Worcester Polytechnic Institute – BILAGA
100 Institute Road, Worcester, MA 01609
(508) 831-5000
email: bilaga@wpi.edu

Worcester State College – DELTA
Student Center, Room 318, 486 Chandler Street, Worcester, MA 01602
(508) 929-8653
email: delta@worcester.edu

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Local Churches welcoming GLBT:

Bethany Christian United Parish
186 Stafford Street, Worcester, MA 01603 (508) 752-8387.
Reverend Elizabeth Magill. Services: Sunday 10am

First Baptist Church of Worcester
111 Park Avenue, Worcester, MA 01609 (508) 755-6143.
Reverend Dr. Thomas McKibbens. Services: Sunday, 10 am and Noon
http://fbc-worc.org/

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual Spiritual and Pastoral Assistance
Confidential counseling for GLBT community.
Contact Father Rich Lewandowski at Saint Camillus Church
Fitchburg, MA 01420   (978) 342-7921

Grace Congregational United Church of Christ
73 Union Avenue, Framingham, MA 01701
(508) 872-3342. Services: Sunday, 10 am
http://www.gracechurchucc.org/

Morning Star Metropolitan Community Church
231 Main Street, Cherry Valley, MA
(508) 892-4320

Pakachoag Church
203 Pakachoag Street, Auburn, MA 01501 (508) 755-8718.
Reverend Wanda Harris Walkins. Services: Sunday, 10 am

All Saints Church
10 Irving St, Worcester, MA 01609 (508) 752-3766
Reverend Mark Beckwith. Services: Sunday. 10:30am
http://www.sherwoodhosting.com/accounts/gblt/

Unitarian Universalist – First Parish Church
923 Main Street at Upper Common,
Fitchburg, MA 01420  (978) 343-6307.
Reverend Barbara Threet. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am
http://www.fitchburguu.org/

Unitarian Universalist – First Parish Church
24 Vernon Street, Framingham, MA 01701  (508) 277-8293.
Reverend Stephanie R. Nichols. Services: 9:15 am and 11:00 am
http://www.uuframingham.org/

Unitarian Universalist- Church of Marlborough
102 Main Street, Hudson, MA 01749   (978) 562-9180.
Reverend Stephen Cook. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am
http://www.ucmh.org/

Unitarian Universalist – First Parish Church of Unitarian
40 Church Street, Northborough, MA 01532   (508) 393-6422.
Reverend Judith Wright. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am
http://www.firstparishnorthboro.org/

Unitarian Universalist - First Parish Church of Unitarian Universalists of Stow and Acton
353 Great Road, Stow, MA 01775   (978) 897-8149.
Reverend Tom Rosiello. Services: Sunday, 10 am
http://fpc-stow-acton.org/uu.htm

Unitarian Universalist – First Unitarian Church of Worcester
90 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01608   (508) 757-2708.
Reverend Dr. Barbara Merritt. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am
http://www.firstunitarian.com/

Unitarian Universalist – Unitarian Universalist Church of Worcester
90 Holden Street, Worcester, MA 01606   (508) 853-1942
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Reverend Aaron Payson. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am
http://www.uucworcester.org/

United Congregational Church (UCC)
6 Institute Road, Worcester, MA 01609    (508) 752-3785.
Reverend Terry Fitzgerald. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am
http://www.ucc-worcester.org/

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