LGBT - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Transgender
Links on Campus
Triangle Community Center
16 River Street
PO Box 4062
East Norwalk, CT 06855
New Haven Gay & Lesbian Community Center
PO Box 8914
New Haven, CT 06532-0914
GLSEN - Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network
GLAAD - Gay, Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation
Human Rights Watch
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center
An Online Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* History
What Should I Do Before Coming Out?
The coming out process is different for each person. Before an individual decides to come out, it can be helpful to evaluate his or her own personal situation and needs. Allies can assist friends who are LGBTQ by helping them consider these issues in their process of deciding whether or not to come out. Some things to think about:
**Adapted from "Coming Out to Your Parents" published by Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays and from "About Coming Out" published by the National Gay & Lesbian Task Force.
Coming Out / Being Out
A group for students exploring gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered identity in a safe, supportive environment.
This group is for students in all stages of the self-discovery and coming-out process or those questioning their identity. It's a safe, respectful and confidential group to process issues of concern, worry, or hope as well as a place to develop supportive friendships and discuss issues involved in coming out and being out. This group meets once a week.
Is This Group Right for You?
It probably is if you have at least one of these issues:
If you would like to be part of this group or have any questions, please e-mail Susan Birge at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Counseling & Psychological Services at (203) 254-4000 ext. 2146
Sponsored by Counseling & Psychological Services and Fairfield University Alliance