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LGBTQ+ Resources: Home

What is LGBT and QIA?





Transgender or Transexual


Questioning or Queer


Asexual or Ally

Campus Resources

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Banner for Opening Doors at Pride in London 2014 byRoss Burgess licensed by CC BY-SA 3.0

RAINBOW ALLIANCE  -  SVC Student Club   Facebook 

We exist to give support and promote the welfare of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, gender neutral, non-binary, agender, pangender, genderqueer, two-spirit, third gender students, and their allies, and the faculty and staff at Skagit Valley College and the surrounding community. 

Mount Vernon Campus club advisor:  Anji Viola

Whidbey Island Campus club advisor:  Phillip Bernhardt

Community Resources

Cascades Rainbow Community Center   

1508 N, 18th Street,  Mount Vernon       Open  Friday  6:30-10:30 p.m.

Hosts weekly social and support meetings in Mount Vernon, and brings LGBT-related events to the northwest Washington area.

Home to the largest collection of LGBT books, newspapers, and zines in Skagit County.  Search the catalog

PFLAG Skagit / Stanwood  Chapter

For parents, families, friends and members of the LGBT community.  A  support group meets on the second Sunday of each month at 5-7 at Round Table Pizza, 115 E. College Way, Mount Vernon. 

GLBT Resource Guide to Bellingham 

Links and descriptions to GLBT organizations and projects in the Bellingham area and Washington State.  

GLBT National Help Center

GLBT National Help Center   Serving gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender & questioning people by providing free & confidential peer-support and local resouces.

  • GLBT National Hotline  1-888-843-4564
  • GLBT National Youth TalkLine  1-800-246-PRIDE (7743)
    • Youth through age 25.  Peer counseling, information & local resources
  • SAGE LGBT Elder Hotline 888-234-SAGE (7243)
    • Senior callers. Peer counseling, information & local resources
  • Online Peer-support chat
  • Trans Teens online Talk Group
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