LGBTQ+ Support

The Bucks County Young Adult Advisory Page for LGBTQ+ Support Groups and Mental Health resources.

Bucks County / Philadelphia LGBTQ Support and Resources (Local)

Crisis Support:

Bucks County Network of Victim’s Assistance (NOVA)

2370 York Road. Suite B1. Jamison, PA 18929

Get support and information securely and confidentially. Serving victims of crime in Bucks County, Pennsylvania since 1974. Crisis hotline available 24 hours every day.

1-800-675-6900

 

Bucks County Mental Health Crisis Line

If you are in a Crisis situation call to speak to a trained crisis worker – 24-hours, 7 days per week.
1-800-499-7455

 

Youth, Families, and Community:  

LGBTQ+ Youth Young Adult Group

17 Barclay Street, Suite B3, Newtown, PA 18940

Are you a young person who identifies as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning or Intersex? This group is a supportive, affirming place to discuss living as a LGBTQI+ individual in today's world. Come express yourself and explore your identity in a safe space!

Register by emailing Kayti at coordinator@buckslgbtq.com. $35 per group.

 

Bullying Prevention (PA Dept. of Education)  
Messages can be left 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and will be returned Mon.-Fri. during normal business hours. The Bullying Prevention Consultation Line is a toll free number that will allow individuals experiencing chronic and unresolved bullying to discuss effective strategies and available resources to deal with school-based bullying; and is available, to students, parents/guardians and school districts across the state of Pennsylvania.

1-866-716-0424

https://www.education.pa.gov

 

Mental Health:

NAMI LGBTQ+ Connection Recovery Support Group

NAMI LGBTQ+ Connection Support Group is designed for LGBTQ+ individuals living with mental health conditions. We will provide a sense of belonging and safe space to discuss lived experiences while receiving the support of LGBTQ+ peers trained by NAMI.

Penndel, PA

1st Tuesday of each month from 6:30-8pm

Reach Out Foundation of Bucks County

152 Monroe Avenue, Penndel, PA 19047

Warminster, PA

1st and 3rd Monday of each month from 6-7:30pm

Warminster Township Free Library

1076 Emma Lane, Warminster, PA 18974

 

Pink and Blues Support Group

The Church of St. Luke and The Epiphany - Blue Room

330 S. 13th St. (between Spruce and Pine) Philadelphia, PA 19107

(Enter courtyard look for single red door to the right down access ramp)

We are a mutual self-help, peer support and resource exchange group for persons living with mental health, substance use and/or health conditions who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, two-spirit, questioning adults and our allies. It’s a safe space to explore our dualities, discover recovery opportunities and alternatives to suicide, self-abuse, trauma, loneliness, etc.

Free and open for you!

Meets Every Wednesday 7:00 - 9:00 PM. Doors open at 6:50pm

215-627-0424

Bucks LGBTQ Center

17 Barclay Street, Suite B3, Newtown, PA 18940

Bucks LGBTQ Center is unique in providing individual therapy by Masters and Doctoral level therapists with specific training around supporting and affirming LGBTQ clients and their families.  Groups are run by well-trained and experienced therapists. The beautiful space at the Barclay Building, home to Bucks Eating Support Collaborative, Newtown Therapy & Wellness Center, and Newtown Yoga, allows clients to add on other services: nutrition, massage, yoga, meditation, wellness classes, personal training, acupuncture, hypnotherapy & Reiki/energy work. Bucks LGBTQ Center is home to a variety of events for clients, workshops for families, training for professionals, and free events for LGBTQ+ people and the community.

(Mailing address only is 444 S. State St. Newtown PA 18940 Building B3)

(267) 753-3005

 

 

 Healthcare:

 

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood is one of the nation’s leading providers of high-quality, affordable health care, and the nation’s largest provider of sex education. With or without insurance, you can always come to us for your health care.

​401 West Broad Street, Quakertown, PA 18951

​215-536-2684

610 Louis Drive, Warminster, PA 18974

215-957-7980

 

Mazzoni Center

Primary care, HIV/AIDS care, On-site pharmacy, Adolescent health, Women's health, Behavioral health consultation, Hepatitis C care, Medical case management, PrEP/PEP, 340B program: helping uninsured patients access medication, Community health Navigation Services, Mental and behavioral health, Walk-in HIV and STD testing, Adolescent drop-in clinic, Trans clinical care services, Pediatric and adolescent comprehensive transgender services (PACTS), Sisterly love: support for trans women, Peer support groups, Training and resources for providers, Trans Care Services Internship Program

1348 Bainbridge Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

215-563-0658 

https://www.mazzonicenter.org/

 

 

Youth, Families, and Community:

 

Bucks County PFLAG

PFLAG, a non-profit organization, provides opportunity for dialogue about sexual orientation, and acts to create a society that is healthy and respectful of human diversity

Penns Park, PA  

(215) 348-9976 

 

 

SAGA Community Center

SAGA stands for "Sexuality and Gender Acceptance." SAGA Community Center was born of a need for acceptance and support for the LGBT+ community of Montgomery and Bucks Counties. While not in itself a religious organization, SAGA is hosted by Love In Action UCC, an open and affirming faith community in Hatboro PA. We embrace all sexualities, genders, sexes, races, religions, and backgrounds. Friends and allies are welcome!

Activity Nights

2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month, 7:00pm-9:30pm LGBTQ+ and allies, all ages welcome!

 

18+ Movie Nights

1st Thursdays of each month 7:00pm-9:00pm LGBTQ+ and allies ages 18+

 

Peer Support Group

3rd Thursdays of each month 7:00pm-8:30pm LGBTQ+ individuals, ages 21+

This webpage was developed [in part] under grant number SM061250 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).  The views, policies, and opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of SAMHSA or HHS.

BUCKS COUNTY OFFICE OF MENTAL HEALTH

BUCKS COUNTY OFFICE OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

215-444-2800
215-444-2720

THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF BUCKS COUNTY