LGBT Resources

The Alliance - www.uab.edu/alliance - The Alliance is an employee-resource group at The University of Alabama at Birmingham, the UAB Health System, and the University of Alabama Health Services Foundation. It exists to provide advocacy, support, and networking for faculty and staff members of UAB's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Allies (LGBTA) community. Membership is open to all such employees and retirees.

http://www.algbtical.org/  The Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Issues in Counseling of Alabama (ALGBTICAL) is an official state branch of the national organization, the Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Issues in Counseling (ALGBTIC), and is an official state division of the Alabama Counseling Association (ALCA).

They have an extensive list of resources of all types, for counselors and individuals on their website at  http://www.algbtical.org/1A%20RESOURCES.htm, including a list of National organizations and resources, as well as a  listing of Gay friendly religious groups and churches:

Equality Alabama's List of Welcoming Places of Worship in Alabama
List of Welcoming Gay Friendly Churches in Alabama
UAB GSSA: LGBT Friendly Churches in Birmingham
Birmingham Area LGBT Affirming Churches

http://www.algbtic.org/ - National Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Issues in Counseling – primarily resources for counselors.