Satrang is a Los Angeles based cultural, social, and support organization providing a safe space to empower and advocate for the rights of the South Asian LGBTIQQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans*, Intersex, Queer and Questioning) community in Southern California through education, networking, and outreach. Satrang works toward ending gender and sexuality based prejudice. Visit their website for information on upcoming events and their monthly support group.
API Equality – LA
Founded in 2005, API Equality-LA has been a tireless advocate in the Greater Los Angeles Asian and Pacific Islander (API) communities for fair treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people and marriage equality for same-sex couples.
Support and resources for South Asian LGBTQ individuals, family, and friends. Call 908-FOR-DEQH (908-367-3374) for free, confidential, culturally sensitive peer support, information and resources. We provide a safe and supportive ear for callers to share concerns, questions, struggles or hopes through conversations with trained South Asian peer support volunteers.
Q&A Space provides API (Asian and Pacific Islander) LGBT youth who do wish to come out and are struggling with the process with linguistically appropriate and culturally confident tools and resources to come out to whomever they’d like at whatever time they’re comfortable.
SAN & Satrang’s LGBTIQQ Needs Assessment Report “No More Denial”