QTPOC Local Resources

 

Organizations

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.

 

Southern Arizona Gender Alliance Tucson

http://sagatucson.org/wp/

SAGA is a nonprofit organization that supports and advocates for southern Arizona's community of trans identities. They offer a number of resources on their website, including information about local support groups, medical and mental health resources, legal resources, and more.

 

Coalición de Derechos Humanos

http://www.derechoshumanosaz.net/

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

http://mariposassinfronteras.org/

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


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