AsylumConnect Adds Resource List to Catalog for LGBTQ People Outside of the U.S. and Canada
Are you looking for help outside of the U.S. and Canada?
At AsylumConnect, we hear from LGBTQ people around the world who are searching for safety and support. In response, we’ve added a new section on our resource catalog for LGBTQ people located outside of the U.S. and Canada.
How to use the catalog to find help if you’re outside the U.S. and Canada:
Visit our catalog website.
Click on the grey “Are you outside of the United States and Canada? Click here” text.
Click on the icon for the resource type you’re looking for.
This resource page can currently help you find 4 types of support:
Online Emotional Support
A list of organizations who offer LGBTQ people emotional and psychological support online.
Home Country Support
A list of LGBTQ-friendly organizations offering support in countries where it is dangerous to identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer. Select your region from the dropdown menu below.
A list of LGBTQ-friendly organizations who may be able to assist you in leaving your home country and reaching safety.
U.S. Arrival Support
More information on how to seek LGBTQ asylum in the U.S. and how to use the AsylumConnect catalog to find safe resources during the U.S. LGBTQ asylum process.