Supportive Services 

LGBT people face unique struggles. Decades of unequal access and discrimination in public, private and social service provision leave LGBTQ+ people in the Greater Lehigh Valley area in need of tailored supportive groups and services specific to their needs and lived experiences. Check out our free and inclusive programs below!

Need more info? Email Reilly at [email protected] or call (610) 347-9988 ext. 112 to receive more information about supportive services offered at Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center.

 

 

Support Groups:

All the below support groups feature live closed captioning.


Bereavement Group

Currently meeting virtually on the 4th Tuesdays of the Month from 5:00 to 6:30PM ET. Contact Reilly at [email protected] for information you'll need to participate.

Image description: A set of hands gently holding a rainbow flower. Accompanying text reads "Bereavement Group, Facilitated by Rev. Anne Huey. A professionally-led monthly support group for LGBT people who have experienced loss". The group meets on "Every 4th Tuesday of the month from 5  to 6:30 PM Eastern Time"


Rainbow Ribbons: LGBTQ Cancer Support

Currently meeting virtually four times a year with dates to be announced on our events page. Contact Reilly at [email protected] for information.

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Image description: A multicolored, rainbow cancer awareness ribbon forms a circle around the text, “Rainbow Ribbons: LGBTQ Cancer Support”. Below, text reads "So that no one faces cancer alone. A group offering free, non-judgy community virtual support for LGBT+ with cancer in their lives. No insurance or residency requirements." The logos for Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center and the Cancer Support Community of the Greater Lehigh Valley are in the top corners.


Managing Emotions During COVID-19

Currently meeting virtually on the 2nd Wednesdays of the Month from 5:30 to 7PM ET. Contact Reilly at [email protected] for information you'll need to participate.

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[IMAGE DESCRIPTION: A green mental health awareness ribbon loops around text, “Managing Emotions During COVID-19”, “a professionally-led support group led by local clinical counselors”.]

 

 

Other Monthly Services:


Free HIV and Hepatitis C Testing

Free HIV and Hepatitis C Testing at the Center resumes in July 6, 2021. Testing offered on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month from 4-6pm ET. Click here information on our HIV & Hepatitis C testing, or for STI testing resources.

Image description: "Free HIV & Hepatitis C Testing" on "1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month from 4 to 6 PM" Eastern Time. A red HIV and AIDS awareness ribbon waves across the graphic. "No insurance needed or residency requirement. Tester speaks English and Spanish. Testing offered in partnership with Comprehensive Health Services of Lehigh Valley Health Network." The Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center logo is in the bottom right, and the address is listed: "522 West Maple Street, at Bayard Rustin Way, Allentown, PA 18101"


Free LGBT Legal Clinic

This supportive service meeting virtually and by appointment-only at this time. Please click here to reserve your spot, or contact [email protected] for more information.

[IMAGE DESCRIPTION: A graphic for the Free LGBT Legal Clinic asks "Need to speak with a lawyer about LGBT-specific legal issues? We are here to help. Attorneys are available for various areas of law"]


Medical Marijuana Enrollment Assistance

This supportive service is meeting virtually and by appointment-only at this time. Please click here to reserve your spot, or contact [email protected] for more information.

[IMAGE DESCRIPTION: The pride flag is overlaid atop a wheat filed. Text says, "Medical Marijuana Enrollment Assistance" and asks "Need Help with Pennsylvania's Application?" Sponsored by Keystone Canna Remedies, the program operates on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 4-6pm (Eastern Time).]


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PLEASE NOTE: 

Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center provides open and inclusive 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.

Additionally, your use of information contained on this and all other pages of this website is subject to the terms and conditions more fully set forth in our Disclaimer.