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SOUTH CAROLINA LGBTQ+ RESOURCES

We have compiled this listing to help those in the LGBTQ+ community find quality care and support services within their local communities.

PFLAG Spartanburg provides this list of resources as a service. We do not control the content or privacy policies of these websites and assume no responsibility for them. We have attempted to provide a thorough and inclusive directory of interest to our community.

If you would like to suggest an organization be included in this listing, please contact us at info@pflagspartanburg.org, and we will consider your request.

HOTLINES

  • 1-800-322-AIDS (2437) – South Carolina AIDS/STD Hotline

  • 864 271 8888 – 24/7 Crisis Line

  • 800 291 2139 – 24/7 Crisis Line – Safe Harbor

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HOTLINES

  • 1-800-322-AIDS (2437) – South Carolina AIDS/STD Hotline

  • 864 271 8888 – 24/7 Crisis Line

  • 800 291 2139 – 24/7 Crisis Line – Safe Harbor

FIND A CHAPTER

SOUTH CAROLINA LGBTQ+ RESOURCES

We have compiled this listing to help those in the LGBTQ+ community find quality care and support services within their local communities.

PFLAG Spartanburg provides this list of resources as a service. We do not control the content or privacy policies of these websites and assume no responsibility for them. We have attempted to provide a thorough and inclusive directory of interest to our community.

If you would like to suggest an organization be included in this listing, please contact us at info@pflagspartanburg.org, and we will consider your request.

Suggested Reading

NOW THAT YOU KNOW
What Every Parent Should Know
About Homosexuality
Betty Fairchild & Nancy Haywood

BEYOND ACCEPTANCE
(Parents of Lesbians and Gays
Talk About Their Experiences)
Carolyn Griffin, et al, 1986

PARENTS MATTER
Ann Miller

LOVING SOMEONE GAY
Don Clark, Ph.D., 1987

PRAYERS FOR BOBBY
(A mother coming to terms with
the suicide of her gay son)
Leroy Aarons, 1995

WHEN SOMEONE YOU KNOW IS GAY
Susan and David Cohen, 1989

FRIENDS AND FAMILY
(True Stories Of Gay
America’s Straight Allies)
Dan Woog, 1999

THE NEW LOVING SOMEONE GAY
Don Clark

DIFFERENT DAUGHTERS
(A Book By Mothers of Lesbians)
Louise Rafkin, 1987

STRAIGHT PARENTS, GAY CHILDREN
Keeping Families Together
Robert A. Bernstein

THE FAMILY HEART
(A Memoir Of When Our Son
Came Out)
Rob Forman Dew, 1994

FAMILY OUTING
Chastity Bono / Billie Fitzpatrick
1998

THE BELOVED AND BENT
(Families Learning To Accept
Lesbians and gays)
Dr. Pam Allen-Thompson /
Di Allen-Thompson, 1996

A JOURNEY TO MORIAH
Rhea Murray with Gary Pool

REFLECTIONS OF A ROCK LOBSTER (A Story About Growing Up Gay) Aaron Fricke, 1995

BRIDGES OF RESPECT Katherine Whitlock

OUTING YOURSELF Michelangelo Signorile, 1995

COMING OUT TO PARENTS (A Two-Way Survival Guide For Lesbians and Gay Men and Their Parents) Mary V. Borhek, 1993

COMING OUT: AN ACT OF LOVE Rob Eichberg

TAKING A CHANCE ON GOD
John J. McNeill

ON BEING GAY
(Thoughts On Family, Faith and Love)
Brian McNaught

IS THE HOMOSEXUAL MY
NEIGHBOR?
Scanzoni & Mollenkott

RESCUING THE BIBLE
FROM FUNDAMENTALISM
Bishop John ShelBy Spong, 1991

THE CHURCH
AND THE HOMOSEXUAL
John McNeill, 1993

WHAT THE BIBLE SAYS
ABOUT HOMOSEXUALITY
Daniel Helminiak, 1994

LIVING IN SIN?
A BISHOP RETHINKS HOMOSEXUALITY
John ShelBy Spong, 1988

HOLY HOMOSEXUALS
(The Truth About Being Gay
or Lesbian and Christian)
Michael S. Piazza, 1994

JUST AS I AM
(A Practical Guide to Being Out,
Proud and Christian)
Rev. Robert Williams, 1992

PASTOR I AM GAY
Rev. Howard H. Bess, 1995

THE NEW TESTAMENT
AND HOMOSEXUALITY
Robin Scroggs, 1983

STRANGER AT THE GATE:
To Be Gay And Christian In America
Rev. Mel White, 1995

THE PREACHER’S SON
Marc Adams, 1996

WHEN SOMEONE YOU LOVE HAS AIDS
Betty Clare Moffatt

WHEN SOMEONE YOU KNOW HAS AIDS
A Book Of Hope For Family And Friends
Leonard Martelli, et al

MY OWN COUNTRY
(A Doctor’s Story)
Abraham Verghese, 1994

BREAKING THE SURFACE
Greg Louganis

BI ANY OTHER NAME:
BISEXUAL PEOPLE SPEAK OUT
Loraine Hutchins/Lani Kaahumanu (eds.)
1991

THE OTHER SIDE OF THE CLOSET:
THE COMING OUT CRISIS FOR
STRAIGHT SPOUSES AND FAMILIES
Amity Pierce, 1994

A Place at the Table
By Bruce Bawer

Am I Blue,
Edited By Marion Dane Bauer, 1994 – fiction (Coming Out From The Silence)

And Say Hi To Joyce
By Deb Price and Joyce Murdoch, 1995 (America’s First Gay Columnist Comes Out)

Becoming a Man
By Paul Monette, 1992 (Half A Life Story)

The Best Little Boy In The World
By John Reid, 1976

Family Values
By Phyllis Burke, 1993 (A Lesbian Mothers Fight for Her Son)

Gay Issues In The Workplace
By Brian McNaught, 1993

Growing Up Gay
Edited By Bennett L. Singer, 1994 (Stories From People On Growing Up Gay)

Is It A Choice?
By Eric Marcus, 1993 (Answers To 300 of the Most Frequently Asked Questions About Gays and Lesbians)

Mother and Son
By Michael Sledge, 1995 (A Memoir)

Not Like Other Boys: Growing Up Gay: a Mother and a Son look back
By Marlene Fanta Shyer and Christopher Shyer, 1996

Serving In Silence
By Margarethe Cammermeyer, 1994

Uncommon Heroes
By Phillip Sherman

Serving Across South Carolina

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Local Resources

 PFLAG – Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays

State and Local LGBT Support Organizations

State and Local Pride Centers

  State and Local Transgender Support Groups

  HIV/AIDS and Health Services

South Carolina AIDS/STD Hotline 1-800-322-AIDS (2437)

Youth Organizations

LGBT Support for Women   

Coming Out?

 GLBT Political and Ally Organizations

Welcoming and GLBT Friendly Religious and Spiritual Congregations in South Carolina and The Surrounding Areas

Local:

Surrounding Areas:

Other:

Local Resources

 PFLAG – Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays

State and Local LGBT Support Organizations

State and Local Pride Centers

  State and Local Transgender Support Groups

  HIV/AIDS and Health Services

South Carolina AIDS/STD Hotline 1-800-322-AIDS (2437)

Youth Organizations

LGBT Support for Women   

Coming Out?

 GLBT Political and Ally Organizations

Welcoming and GLBT Friendly Religious and Spiritual Congregations in South Carolina and The Surrounding Areas

Local:

Surrounding Areas:

Other:

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