LGBT Resources

The University of Kentucky Health Profession Colleges do not tolerate discrimination. If you experience discrimination or perceive a threat of discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity and would like to discuss the situation confidentially, please contact one of our officers and/or see the Links of Interest below.


LGBT Health Resource Guide

Advanced Health Planning Guide

UK HOPE SharePoint - Repository for all things UK HOPE. For access, please contact the UK HOPE leadership.

University of Kentucky (campus-wide resources)

UK OutSource In the UK Student Center, below Starbucks and across from the Student Government offices.

UK Gay Straight Alliance Undergraduate LGBT advocacy group (website currently inactive)

UK Martin Luther King Cultural Center Undergraduate LGBT advocacy group

UK Counseling and Testing Services (GLBTQ Services) Provides counseling services, free to full or part-time UK students

President's Commission on Diversity

State & Community Resources

Kentucky Living Will Packet - from the Kentucky Attorney General's office.

Kentucky Equality Federation Statewide LGBT civil rights and advocacy organization

AVOL (AIDS Volunteers of Central KY) non-profit providing services to those living with and affected by HIV/AIDS in central Kentucky.

Fairness Campaign grassroots LGBT organization based in Louisville

Lexington Fairness community resource for LGBT citizens.

TransKentucky state and community resource for transgender individuals.

National Resources

National LGBTPM (AMSA) official AMSA website with resources for LGBT medical students and queer community leaders.

AMSA LGBT Residency and Medical School Directory Compendium of survey respondents' opinions of LGBT-friendliness of various residency programs and medical schools

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA) association of over 2,000 medical professionals representing the interests of the LGBT community

GLMA Physician and Provider Directory national directory of GLMA member and GLMA-associated physicians and other health professionals gay health news, STI/drug warnings, sex advice, and more all at one website.

Trans Youth Family Allies national transgender youth advocacy group

UCSF LGBT Resource Center official and exemplary LGBT resource and advocacy center of the University of California, San Francisco. Be sure to check out the forum held each year.