The LGBTQ Resource Center is closed until further notice. Staff are working remotely and available to assist students, please reach out directly for any assistance. Please see our calendar for updates about events and programs moved online. For student resources and support during the COVID-19 outbreak, please visit the SSRI Resources page or the UArizona COVID-19 page.
QTPOC Local Resources
The following is a growing general overview of local and campus organizations, individuals and groups who are organizing and educating on issues pertaining to queer people of color. This is not a full and complete listing and is to serve as a starting point for identifying resources.
Coalición de Derechos Humanos
Derechos Humanos is a grassroots organization that promotes the human and civil rights of all migrants regardless of their immigration status. Consequently, they fight the militarization of our southern border home and combat the discrimination and human rights abuses of both our citizen and non-citizen brothers and sisters.
Mariposas Sin Fronteras
Mariposas Sin Fronteras is a Tucson, AZ based group that seeks to end the systemic violence and abuse of LGBTQ people held in prison and immigration detention. They envision a society that no longer finds solutions in the system of immigration detention or the prison industrial complex. As they work toward that goal, they support LGBTQ people currently detained in Eloy and Florence, AZ through visits, letters, bond support, advocacy, and housing upon freedom from detention.
Two Spirit of Tucson Meeting
Tucson Two Spirit Group is a Social, support, & activity community.
We are decolonizing & honoring two spirit traditions. We promote reclamation and integration within our Tribal Nations. This group is for native people of gender-diverse experience their families, friends, and allies. 2 Spirit Meetings happen every 2nd Tuesday of each month starting at 6:00 pm-8:00pm at the Tucson Indian Center on 97 E. Conress St. Suite 101