LGBTQ+ on Social Media
Newport Out Facebook Group
The Newport Out Facebook Group is the spot on social media where the LGTBQ+ can share resources, events, housing opps, ask questions, seek help, etc. Please join.
SAGE - RI
Services for LGBTQ+ Elders
The mission of SAGE /RI is to serve as a leader in identifying, addressing and bringing attention to issues related to aging among members of the LGBT community; to partner with constituents, allies and other stakeholders to create a culture in which older LGBT members of the community can enjoy a high quality of life; to support aging members of the community and advocate for their rights; to foster a greater understanding of LGBT aging; and to promote positive images of LGBT life in later years.
At Testing.com, our mission is to make personal health information accessible to everyone and empowering all of us to take control of our own health. By providing in-depth guides and comprehensive resources, we hope to help individuals and families make well-informed health decisions.
LGBTQ+ Support Meetings
Local LGBTQ+ Support Meetings
Hope Recovery Center of Newport is hosting a monthly peer support group for LGBTQ+ people on second Mondays from 5-6pm at Hope Recovery, 50 Washington Square, Newport, RI.
For more information, call 401 619 1343
At Channing Memorial Church
Provides support, education, and advocacy for parents, families, friends and allies of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people across Rhode Island, Southeastern Massachusetts and Eastern Connecticut.
If you are in need of additional information about Newport meeting you can reach Doreen at , or you can contact PFLAG Greater Providence at or call our Helpline at 401-307-1802 regarding our Providence meeting or for any other PFLAG information.
LGBTQ Safe Zone Program
When you see a BCBSRI Safe Zone logo at a provider’s office, this identifies a healthcare practice that provides safe, affirming, and inclusive care to the LGBTQ community.