Supportive Services

As a result of numerous social, legal, and historical stigmas and barriers, many LGBT people are in need of supportive services.  

Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center provides open and inclusive supportive services free of charge to all participants regardless of their ability to pay, and regardless of insurance or income status. Per our mission, some services are intended for LGBT-identified individuals while others are open to all.

Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center offers a combination of professionally-led and peer-led supportive services:

Supportive Services for the entire LGBT Community

Free LGBT Legal Clinic:
Free half-hour consultations with attorneys about a variety of LGBT legal needs, including employment and housing discrimination, family law questions, legal name changes, wills, school bullying, and neighborhood harassment. Please check our events page to see which needs the clinic is covering that day. The legal clinic operates every second and fourth Tuesday from 4pm-6pm.

Bereavement Support Group - facilitated by Rev. Anne Huey​
​Professionally led monthly support group for LGBT people who have experienced loss
4th Wednesday of each month from 5:30pm-7pm. 
To help control the size of the group, please register with Ariel@bradburysullivancenter.org

Addiction Peer Support Group - facilitated by Atticus Ranck
An open support group for anyone who identifies as LGBTQ+ and struggles with alcohol and/or addiction. The drug of choice does not matter. The only requirement is a desire to stop using.
4th Tuesday of each month from 5:30pm-6:30pm 
LGBT Survivors of Sexual Assault - facilitated by Rebecca Glassman
An open support group for any LGBTQ+ person who has survived sexual assault. Before visiting for the first time, please contact Rebecca Glassman at 610-437-6610 ext. 321
2nd Wednesdays of the month from 5:30pm-7pm. 

LGBT Infoline 
Call our LGBT infoline for information about resources in the community and referrals to other services INFOLINE NUMBER: (610) 432-5449 

Supportive Services related to the Transgender Community

Renaissance Transgender Support & Social Gathering
Monthly peer-led Trans meetup on the second Saturday of each month in Bethlehem at 7:30pm. 

Transmasculine Group - facilitated by Atticus Ranck
Monthly peer-led casual, drop-in discussion group for transguys and transmasculine non-binary people on the 4th Tuesday of every month from 6:30-8pm.


Parents of Trans Kids - facilitated by Alissa Bowman
Monthly support group for parents of transgender children of any age led by a parent of a trans child. 4th Wednesday of every month from 6-7pm.
To access these services please contact isaiah@bradburysullivancenter.org.
Supportive Services for LGBT youth

Counseling & Case Management
As part of Project SILK Lehigh Valley, counseling and case management is available for LGBT youth ages 14-21 to assist LGBT youth with familial and school challenges, referrals to other social service agencies, and more.

Emergency Services Pantry
Free travel-sized toiletries are available for homeless and housing-insecure LGBT youth. Open during regular Project SILK hours.

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