LGBTQ+ Resources

 Resources cultivated by Jason Floyd

    • SCS offers counseling for:
      • Sexual identity and gender identity, navigating the coming out process, coping with and addressing societal discrimination and prejudice, LGBTQ+ students of color, religious identity and being LGBTQ+, locating specific services and resources, preparing for and navigating the journey of gender transition
  • UAB Student Organizations
    • GRADient
      • GRADient is an organization dedicated to the pursuit of academic excellence and social and political awareness with respect to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) graduate and professional students as well as postdoctoral scholars
    • borderTrans
      • BorderTRANS is a safe place where Trans students can come with questions about their gender identity and other issues they may have. borderTrans is a space for individuals to share their experiences and create community in a welcoming, supportive environment. This group is open to all UAB undergraduate, graduate and professional students who identify as: Trans, Transgender, Genderqueer, Fluid, Non-Binary, FTM, MTF, Two Spirit, Intersex, Gender Questioning and Transexual.
    • Gender & Sexuality Union
      • The Gender and Sexuality Union's (GSU) mission is to provide educational opportunities for our students, create safe spaces throughout the UAB community, foster dialogue about LGBTQIA+ issues, and create agendas, innovations, and momentum to engage our UAB community in social change and justice.
  • SafeZone
    • SafeZone Peer Educators are a group of volunteer undergraduate students who provided education and training around issues of gender, sexuality, power and oppression. SafeZone Peer Educators provide a visible network where all UAB undergraduate, graduate and professional students can receive knowledge and ask questions in a welcoming space in order to help make campus a safer, more accepting place for LGBTQ students, staff, faculty and visitors.
  • The Magic City Acceptance Center (MCAC) provides a safe, supportive and affirming space for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ) people and their allies in Birmingham, Alabama. For more information, please check us out on Facebook and Instagram! They provide youth and adult initiatives and peer groups.
    • Contact

Address: 2500 4th Ave S Birmingham, Alabama 35233

Phone: 205-407-5799


  • The Magic City Acceptance Project (MCAP) is a volunteer network of individuals, agencies and organization focused on professional practice and community support that results in positive outcomes and a positive future for self-identified, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth, adults and families in Birmingham, Alabama and surrounding communities.
  • Birmingham AIDS Outreach
    • Services
      • HIV/STD Testing
      • PrEP
      • Case Management
      • Housing
      • HIV related healthcare
      • Volunteer opportunities
      • Social activities
    • Contact

Tel: 205-322-4197

Fax: 205-322-2131

Address: 205 32nd Street South Birmingham, AL 35233