June is Pride Month

Updated: June 1, 2023

History of Pride Month and Resources for the LGBTQIA+ Community

“LGBTQIA+ is an acronym for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning, intersex, asexual, and more. These terms are used to describe a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity.” – Lesbian & Gay Community Services Center

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Pride Month – Library of Congress
Equality for All – Human Rights Campaign
Celebrate Pride With Us! – Human Rights Campaign
Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice
Resources for LGBTQ people in NYC – NYC Up and Out – Connextions Magazine LLC
Resources for LGBTQ people – glaad.org
Organization for Families of LGBTQ Youth – PFLAG – Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
Hands on History: Queer Pride & Possibility – NYC Department of Parks & Recreation
LGBTQ+ Pride Month: Historic Brooklyn Pride and Activism – NYC Department of Parks & Recreation
Pride Month 2023 – History.com
Harlem Pride 2023 – harlempride.org
Westchester Pride 2023 – The LOFT: LGBTQ+ Center
First Saturday: Pride – Brooklyn Museum
Pride 2023 – Whitney Museum
A Proclamation on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Intersex Pride Month, 2023 – The White House
Sharing Pride Month with Kids: 9 Ways to Celebrate Pride Month – Boys & Girls Clubs of America
Pride Month Matinees – The New York Public Library
“What are the differences between sex, gender, and gender identity?” – Planned Parenthood
“What is Sexual Orientation?” – Planned Parenthood
“What is Intersex?” – Planned Parenthood
What is intersex? – InterACT
Intersex – UNC-Chapel LGBTQ Center
Fact Sheet Intersex – United Nations Human Rights
CWNY’s list of resources on LGBTQIA+ Health – Center for the Women of New York (CWNY)