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Maybe you or your loved ones have a question about LGBT. Below you can find contact information of non-governmental organisations as well as useful links that can come in handy during difficult life situations and answer relevant questions.
All-Ukrainian initiative TERGO — a non-profit Ukrainian public organization, a community of LGBT parents and children (lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender persons). It provides psychological assistance and promotes the acceptance of children by their parents.
Non-governmental organisations:
LGBT Association Liga — a non-governmental organisation that deals with questions and issues of protection of rights and preservation of health of LGBT community's members, and supports parents of LGBT children. The association opened community centers for LGBT members in Mykolaiv, Odessa, Kherson, and Kyiv.
Gender Z — a human rights organisation that deals with a wide scope of questions concerning sexual orientation and gender identity, gender equality, overcoming stereotypes regarding LGBT community, women and other groups discriminated against.
KyivPride — a non-governmental organisation that organizes the largest and most visible LGBT+ event in Ukraine, a uniting national platform that connects general state institutions, national and regional citizens' initiatives, art, business and other allies in order to promote LGBT+ presence and unite in a common effort to resolve issues that the community faces.
Educational Center for Human Rights in Lviv — a non-governmental organisation founded by people with varying backgrounds and occupations that earned a good reputation in the city. It is responsible for organising educational events to popularise the values of human rights and equality in Lviv and Ukraine.
Charitable organisation Insha — an LGBT inclusive feminist organisation in Kherson. The work is devoted to educational, advocacy and creative projects that promote the values of the LGBT community.
NGO Kharkiv Women's Association "Sphere" — a Ukrainian non-governmental organisation established with a goal to enforce the influence of women and women's communities in society by organising educational platforms and platforms directed at women's self-fulfillment.
A lecture by Volodymyr Stanchyshyn — "How sexuality is shaped". A trained psychologist explains what sexuality is in a broad sense, how it is shaped, and how gender identity is understood.
Sources with important information:
A library of the human rights organization Gender Z.
General information about the LGBT movement, symbols, and equality march