LGBTQIA+ Resources

Planned Parenthood

4636 S Claiborne Ave Ste 100, New Orleans, LA 70125, (504) 897-9200

Services: Inclusive sexual and reproductive health services for LGBTQIA+ patients,

gender-affirming hormone therapy (GAHT) for transgender patients (ages 18+) -

estrogen, spironolactone, and testosterone.

PFLAG NOLA 

504-862-5912, info@pflagno.org

Services: Provides peer support free of cost and an opportunity for dialogue about sexual orientation and gender identity, and acts to create a society that is healthy and respectful of human diversity. Monthly support meetings on Zoom. 

Out Loud Program

kali.pauling@nola.gov 

Services: Teen and young adult program with the New Orleans Health Department. This program supports Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer or Questioning teens and young adults in leading healthier lives through community engagement, education, and outreach. 

LGBT Community Center of New Orleans

2727 South Broad Street Suite 101 New Orleans, LA 70125 

 Services: Supporting community-driven projects and organizations in the greater New Orleans area that fight for equity and empower gender and sexual minorities. 

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Louisiana Trans Advocates

504-450-7496, info@latransadvocates.org

Services: a support and advocacy organization for people who identify as transgender or are questioning their gender identity. They host monthly support groups in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Shreveport, Lafayette, and Lake Charles. Crisis support resources.

Break Out

4327 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119 | 504.252.9025 | info@youthbreakout.org

Services: Host meetings for LGBTQ individuals 13-25 impacted by criminalization in New Orleans. General meetings are every last wednesday of the month. 

SAGE

info@sageneworleans.com | (504) 517-2345

Services: Advocacy and services for LGBTQ elders - hosts socialization/educational events for LGBT older adults, and works to increase the cultural competency of providers through trainings and workshops.

Ambush

700 Burgundy Street, New Orleans, LA 70116 | (504) 522-8049

Services: New Orleans' and the Gulf Coast's Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer entertainment, news, and travel guide since 1982. 

LGBT+ Archives Project

638 St. Ann St., New Orleans, LA 70116 | info@lgbtarchivesla.org

Services: Promotes and encourages the protection and preservation of materials that chronicle the culture and history of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender community in Louisiana. Educates the community on the importance of archiving LGBT+ historical materials and making them available for future generations to access, research, and study. 

New Orleans Lambda Center

2372 Saint Claude Ave. Room 270, New Orleans, 70117 | nolalambda@gmail.com

Services: A safe LGBTQ inclusive space for AA meetings and additional 12 step fellowships.

Forum for Equality

4519 S. Claiborne Ave. New Orleans, LA 70125 | (504) 569-9156

Services: Implements educational programs on LGBT issues and conducts comprehensive campaigns to generate public support for equal rights.

Belle Reve

3027 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70117 | (504) 945-9455

Services: Provides permanent and transitional housing with full support services to adults and families living with HIV/AIDS. Concern for quality of life and equal availability of services is the founding principle of the agency. Therefore, service delivery is not influenced by race, gender, religion, age or sexual orientation.

Metropolitan Community Church of New Orleans

5401 S. Claiborne Ave. Suite 202 New Orleans, LA 70125 | 504-270-1622

Services: A welcoming spiritual community that truly believes in God's love for all of God's children, regardless of sexual orientation, gender, or any other category or description that makes us beautifully unique.

New Orleans Gay Men's Chorus

504-322-7007 | info@nogmc.com

Services: Provides a positive, performance-based community for gay, transgender, and bisexual men and their allies in our state and region.

NO AIDS Task Force

2601 Tulane Avenue Suite 500 New Orleans, LA 70119 | (504) 821-2601

Services: Supportive services to assist people affected and infected by HIV. The mission of NO/AIDS Task Force is "to reduce the spread of HIV infection, provide services, advocate empowerment, safeguard the rights and dignity of HIV-affected individuals, and provide for an enlightened public." The organization's goals and objectives focus on continuing to offer programs and services which provide HIV prevention education and support services for individuals living with HIV disease.

Project Lazarus

2824 Dauphine St, New Orleans, LA 70117| (504) 949-3609

Services: Helps heal and empower people living with HIV/AIDS by focusing on wellness, providing housing and offering important support services.

Trans Lifeline

(877) 565-8860 

Services: A grassroots hotline and microgrants 501(c)(3) non-profit organization offering direct emotional and financial support to trans people in crisis – for the trans community, by the trans community.

Louisiana Stonewall Democrats

Services: An organization dedicated to supporting candidates and policy that will help combat discriminatory legislation based on sexual orientation and sexual identification. We are a grassroots establishment within the Democratic Party that advocates social change that will improve the lives of people in LGBT communities and families in Louisiana and across the country.

Adolescent Drop-In Health Services
1434 N Rampart St. New Orleans, LA 70116 | (504) 948-6696

Services: Improves the health status of homeless youth and youth at risk for homelessness under the age of 24 in the New Orleans area by providing and broadening the comprehensive network of primary health care, reproductive health care, urgent health care, and supportive services such as HIV/AIDS prevention peer led group sessions, life skills management, and a safe haven off the streets. Provides showers, laundry facilities, storage, mail service, internet access and referrals as needed.

Coming Out Support Group
(504) 899-6024
Services: Provides counseling and support, both peer and professional, to individuals coming to terms with their sexuality/gender identity, and provide a safe space for these individuals to talk openly about the problems and questions related to the coming-out process.

New Orleans – Gay Counseling Line, Inc.

3001 5th St., Metairie, LA 70002 | 504 833-1500​​

Services: Gay and lesbian information, counseling and counseling referrals.

Gay and Lesbian National Hotline​

888-843-4564

Services: The Gay & Lesbian National Hotline is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization dedicated to meeting the needs of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning community by offering by offering free and totally anonymous information, referrals and peer-counseling.

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Helpline

888-340-4528

Services: Provides free confidential information, referrals, crisis intervention, and support to callers seven evenings a week. Typical topics include safer sex and coming out.

Resources for LGBTQ+ Students 

Services: Guide of resources for LGBTQ+ students in higher education, including scholarships, resources, clubs, anti-bullying hotlines and more. Includes ways to make the college campus feel more inclusive and less homophobic.

Free HIV Testing

NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY City of New Orleans Health Department · Office of Health Policy and AIDS Funding· (504) 658-2800 NOTE: Information subject to change. Please call in advance to confirm testing hours.

Access Health Clinic

711 N. Broad St. | New Orleans, LA 70119 | 504-609-3500

Monday-Friday: 8:30 am-3:00pm

Brotherhood Inc 

2714 Canal St. Ste. 503 | New Orleans, LA 70119 | 504-566-7955

Monday-Friday: 10:00am-12:00pm & 2:00pm-4:00pm

CAN Office Testing

507 Frenchmen St. | New Orleans, LA 70116 | 504-945-4000

Monday & Saturday: 1:00–3:00pm

Tuesday & Thursday: 4:30–7:30pm

*rapid syphilis testing also available

The Movement-Community Based Testing Site

2610 Esplanade Ave. Suite 2B | New Orleans, LA 70119 | 504-267-4288

Monday: 5:00pm–8:00pm

Thursday & Friday : 12:00pm–5:00pm

*rapid syphilis and Hepatitis C testing also available

Crescent Care

3308 Tulane Ave | New Orleans, LA 70119 | 504-217-2373

Monday– Friday: 7:30 am–3:00pm

Priority Health Care

4700 Wichers Drive, Ste. 300 | Marrero, LA 70072 | 504-309-6057

Monday-Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm

Walgreens

145 Elk Place | New Orleans, LA 70112 | 504-525-0918

First & Third Monday: 2:00pm-6:00pm

*contact IWES for testing info: (504)-599-7712

Walgreens

1100 Elysian Fields Ave. | New Orleans, LA 70117 | 504-943-9788

Thursday: 3:00pm-7:00pm

*contact IWES for testing info: (504)-599-7712

Bourbon Pub

801 Bourbon St. | New Orleans, LA 70116 | 504-529-2107

Every other Thursday: 8:00pm-11:00pm

*contact NO/AIDS for testing info: (504)-945-4000

Corner Pocket

940 St. Louis St. | New Orleans, LA 70112 | 504-568-9829

Every other Thursday: 8:00pm - 11:00pm

*contact NO/AIDS for testing info: (504)-945-4000

Good Friends Bar 

740 Dauphine St. | New Orleans, LA 70116 | 504-566-7191

Every other Tuesday: 8:00pm-11:00pm

*contact NO/AIDS for testing info: (504)-945-4000

The Society Page 

542 N Rampart St. | New Orleans, LA 70112 | (504) 593-9941

Every other Friday: 11:00pm-1:00am

Every other Saturday: 11:00 pm-1:00 am

*contact NO/AIDS for testing info: (504)-945-4000