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LGBTQIA Resources

UMKC Office of Student Involvement LGBTQIA+ Programs and Services

Student Union, room 325 (Rainbow Lounge)
5000 Cherry Street

Kansas City, MO 64110-2499


  • Offers educational and outreach services to celebrate the accomplishments of the LGBT community

Gay Lesbian and Straight Education Network-(GLSN Chapter Greater Kansas City Chapter)

4741 Central St #220

Kansas City, MO, 64112


  • National organization which works to make schools safer for all students, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression

Kansas City Anti-Violence Project (KCVP)

P.O. Box 411211
Kansas City, MO 64141-1211
If you need help reach out to an advocate via Facebook

or send KCAVP an email call or text 816-701-9984 Monday-Friday 8am-6pm.

  • Nonprofit corporation committed to providing domestic violence, sexual assault, and bias crimes advocacy and education to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community

Kansas City Passages

620 E Armour Blvd
Kansas City, MO


  • Passages is Kansas City’s only youth center dedicated to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, questioning youth, and straight allies, operating now for over 23 years! We are open every Wednesday night from 5:30 to 9 PM to ages 14 to 20

Kansas City Public Library

  • Resources for the LGBTQIA community in Kansas City

Lesbian and Gay Community Center KC

207 Westport Road, Suite 218

Kansas City, MO 64111


  • Offers resources for LGBT community in KC.  There are meeting rooms available for a nominal fee, a cyber center, information about local groups and activities, and referrals for a broad spectrum of services

PFLAG-Kansas City

PO Box 12294
Overland Park, KS 66282
helpline: 816-765-9818

  • Provides support for friends and families of LGBT people, as well as education to the larger community and advocacy

The LGBT-Affirmative Psychotherapists Guild of the Greater Kansas City

  • The Guild offers support and resources for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Inter-sex, Gender Variant, 2-Spirit, Same-Sex attracted, Asexual, Allies, and other sexual minorities

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