Resources

I'm New To VA

I’m New To Virginia

Did you just move to the state? This is a brief primer for everything you need to know about being an LGBT person in Virginia. Start Here

Coming Out

I’m Coming Out

Coming out is not only a critical component of a LGBT individual’s well-being, but of the well-being of the entire LGBT community. Support is here. Come Out


Community Organizations

These are national, statewide and local resources that provide social outlets, support, health services, and advocate on behalf of the LGBT community. Read More



I Am Trans

Find support and information on gender marker changes, voter laws that may impact the community, and much more. Go To Transgender Resources

I Am A Trans Ally

Access tips and resources that can be used as you move toward becoming a better ally to transgender and gender nonconforming people. Be An Ally


I Need Legal Advice

Equality Virginia provides this directory to LGBT Virginians seeking legal representation and to attorneys working with the LGBT community. Find An Attorney

LGBT-Affirming Faith Communities

I’m Looking For A Faith Community

A stronger network of affirming faith communities counters the tension between LGBT rights and religious freedom.  Find affirming communities recommended by EV’s membership. Find A Community

I’m Facing Discrimination

Have you faced discrimination in employment or housing or have been denied  service at a business?  Learn more about your rights, Virginia’s laws and what is protected.  Find resources and toolkits to create positive change for LGBT Virginians.  Learn More About Ending Discrimination

I Have A Story

Have you been subject to discrimination because of your sexual orientation or gender identity?  Are you the victim of a hate crime or violence?  Do you have a story you would like to share?  Tell It Now