For the latest COVID-19 campus news and resources, visit

Search Close Search
Search Close Search
Page Menu


The Employee Assistance Program can help with a variety of  LGBT issues, including individual, family and workplace concerns.  To obtain assistance through the EAP, simply call 800-322-5327 to schedule an appointment or to speak to a licensed counselor. Help is only a phone call away.

Butterfly in rainbow colors

We've compiled this list of resources that may also be of help.

GLBT National Help Center

GLBT National Help Line    1.888.843.4564

GLBT National Youth Talk Line    1.800.246.7743

GLBT National Resource Database

National Resources: 

Advocates for Youth
Family Equality Council
It Gets Better Project
Lamda Legal
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)
GSA Network
Human Rights Campaign
NBJC - National Black Justice Coalition
NCLR - National Center for Lesbian Rights
Youth Guide

State and Local Resources:

Mass Equality
Mass Commission on LGBT Youth
GLAD - Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders
Greater Worcester PFLAG
WLEN - Worcester LGBT Elder Network
Greater Boston PFLAG
Safe Homes-The Bridge of Central Massachusetts
Fenway Health

Local Student and Work Organizations:

UMass Medical – QMASS (Queer @ UMass)
55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655
(508) 856-8989

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender and Allies Committee
Social Support group for employees, staff, faculty, students and friends.
Contact Equal Opportunity Office for information (508) 856-2179
For TDD only: (508) 856-6395

Worcester Polytechnic Institute – BILAGA
100 Institute Road, Worcester, MA 01609
(508) 831-5000

Worcester State College – DELTA
Student Center, Room 318, 486 Chandler Street, Worcester, MA 01602
(508) 929-8653

Local Churches welcoming GLBT:

Gay Church  - Ministering to LGBTQI Christians and our allies around the globe. We feature the largest welcoming and affirming church directory in the world. 

Bethany Christian United Parish
186 Stafford Street, Worcester, MA 01603 (508) 752-8387.
Reverend Elizabeth Magill. Services: Sunday 10am

First Baptist Church of Worcester
111 Park Avenue, Worcester, MA 01609, (508) 755-6143 
Reverend Dr. Thomas McKibbens. Services: Sunday, 10 am and Noon

Edwards Church, United Church of Christ
39 Edwards St., Framingham, MA 01701, (508) 877-2050 
Rev. Dr. Deborah Clark, Services: Sunday, 10 am

Pakachoag Church
203 Pakachoag Street, Auburn, MA 01501 (508) 755-8718.
Reverend Wanda Harris Walkins. Services: Sunday, 10 am

All Saints Church
10 Irving St, Worcester, MA 01609 (508) 752-3766
Reverend Mark Beckwith. Services: Sunday. 10:30am

Unitarian Universalist – First Parish Church in Fitchburg
923 Main Street at Upper Common,
Fitchburg, MA 01420  (978) 343-6307.
Reverend Barbara Threet. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am

Unitarian Universalist – First Parish Church in Framingham
24 Vernon Street, Framingham, MA 01701  (508) 277-8293.
Reverend Stephanie R. Nichols. Services: 9:15 am and 11:00 am

Unitarian Universalist- Church of Marlborough
102 Main Street, Hudson, MA 01749   (978) 562-9180.
Reverend Stephen Cook. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am
Facebook Page

Unitarian Universalist – First Parish Church of Unitarian
40 Church Street, Northborough, MA 01532   (508) 393-6422.
Reverend Judith Wright. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am

Unitarian Universalist – First Unitarian Church of Worcester
90 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01608   (508) 757-2708.
Reverend Dr. Barbara Merritt. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am

Unitarian Universalist – Unitarian Universalist Church of Worcester
90 Holden Street, Worcester, MA 01606   (508) 853-1942.
Reverend Aaron Payson. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am

United Congregational Church (UCC)
6 Institute Road, Worcester, MA 01609    (508) 752-3785.
Reverend Terry Fitzgerald. Services: Sunday, 10:30 am