LGBTQIA+ Resources

Local LGBTQIA+ resources and Queer-Owned, Friendly, & Ally businesses.


Thanks to UNH Safe Zones Program for providing input to this list of local resources for the LGBTQA Community

AIDS Response Seacoast

Bay Windows: New England’s largest GLBT newspaper

Capital Gay Men support and social group

Chiltern: New England’s largest LGBT outing & recreation club

Dover Rainbow Outreach Advocates & Resources tons of New England resources for all community members and allies of all ages

Durham Human Rights Commission town of Durham, NH

Equality Health Center, formerly Concord Feminist Health Center (Concord, NH)

Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD) of New England

GLSEN New Hampshire: resources for K-12 Educators to address anti-gay bias

Granite State Gay Men New Hampshire’s premier Gay Men social group

LGBTQ NH on Facebook or Website community organization promoting Pride Pops Up

LGBTQ Student College Guide tools to identify the right schools, an overview of common challenges, tips for applying, and details on the federal laws that protect LGBTQ students

Manchester Outright

New Hampshire Civil Liberties Union (NHCLU)

New Hampshire Freedom to Marry Coalition

New Hampshire LGBTQIA Guys facebook social group

New Hampshire LGBT Rights / Laws

NH Gay Guys social group

NH Gay Men’s Chorus

NH Pediatric Improvements Partnership summary pamphlet of family-based resources

PFLAG New Hampshire & List of PFLAG Chapters in NH

PFLAG Seacoast: meets monthly in Portsmouth on 1st Thursday of the month from 6-8pm

Pink Pages huge listing of all gay-related businesses & services in NH and New England

Rainbow Families of New Hampshire: Email List

Seacoast Gay Men: social group

Seacoast Outright: LGBTQA Organization for 21 and under

The Joan G Lovering Health Center, formerly the Feminist Health Center (Greenland, NH)

The Recovery Village: a free web resource that provides information about addiction, eating disorders, and mental health issues.

TransGender New Hampshire (TGNH): state-wide organization for visibility, education, & support 

Women Singing OUT!

Local & Regional Pride Celebrations


Here is our initial list of local businesses that are queer-owned or queer-friendly. Show your support and love for our community and visit one of them today!

Want to eat, drink or hang out? Visit these Safe Spaces:

Madear’s Southern Eatery & Bakery Pembroke, NH

Teatotaller Somersworth, NH

HopKnot Manchester, NH

Strange Brew Tavern Manchester, NH

Doogie’s Bar & Grill Manchester, NH

Breezeway Manchester, NH

North End Bistro Manchester, NH

Tandy’s Pub Concord, NH

Boards & Brews Manchester, NH

Cafe la Reine Manchester, NH

Playa Bowls Manchester, NH

Bright Esthetics & Body Wellness Manchester, NH

Want to buy something? Visit our friends at:

Creative Framing Solutions Manchester, NH

Studio Verne Manchester, NH

The Bookery Manchester, NH

AJ’s Wigs Hooksett, NH

Apotheca Flowers Goffstown, NH

OutFITters Thrift Store Manchester, NH

Framers Market Manchester, NH

Just Calm Down Skin & Nails Studio Exeter, NH

Need something done or professional help? Visit our super helpful friends:

Bangor Savings Bank – Contact Branch Manager Jaime Nadeau Manchester, NH

Starfire Yoga Hooksett, NH

House of Marvel Entertainment Manchester, NH

Juneau the Barber Manchester, NH

Sandler Property Management Manchester, NH

Shelly Mead, NH Justice of the Peace Southern NH

The LMC Groups Manchester, NH

Marcos De Sa, Realtor Nashua, NH

Have suggestions to add to our list? Send us an email with details.