United Action for Youth GLBTQA Youth Group

The GLBTQA Youth Group at United Action for Youth is a casual group for youth ages 12-18 to hang out and to connect to their peers in a setting that affirms their sexual orientation and gender identity.


Trans*Verse is a support group for trans people and their allies. They work to extend across feelings of isolation and confusion to the connections that can grow through community. Information about meetings can be found in their Facebook group.

Queer Health Advocacy

Queer Health Advocates are trained volunteers who accompany and advocate for members of the community who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, pansexual, transgender, intersex, asexual, aromantic, queer, or questioning during medical appointments.

Transformations Cedar Rapids

The local chapter of the support group for transgender and non-binary people with meetings in Cedar Rapids. Here is their Facebook group.

Lavender Legal Center

Lavender Legal Center provides direct representation, advocacy, and referrals, with a priority for serving those with low income and our LGTBQ youth.