Resources for families and allies of LGBTQ individuals

LGBTQ youth, families, and elders

LGBTQ Safe Zone project

LGBTQ Safe Zone project signThe Safe Zone project is a University of Iowa campus-wide program that offers a visible message of inclusion, affirmation, and support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people in the university community.

Participants attend up to two educational workshops to learn about the LGBTQ experience and campus/community resources. After completing the second workshop, participants may choose to become a recognized Safe Zone ally and receive a Safe Zone symbol to display in their work space.


PFLAG logoParents, Families, and Friends of Gays and Lesbians (PFLAG) Cedar Rapids is part of the National PFLAG chapter. They meet on the second Thursday of the month at Grant Wood AEA at 4401 6th Street SW, Cedar Rapids.   

Last reviewed: 
March 2017

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