The seattle lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (lgbtq) commission advises the mayor, city council and city departments about issues of concern affecting the lgbtq community. Note limited to non-profit andor information-providing organizations and publications with websites. Many of the websites give directory information for related area organizations without websites. For nationalinternational organizations and publications important for glbt research, see gay and lesbian national and international organizations and publications. Our mission is to ensure and promote dignity, safety, and equality for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer washingtonians. Po box 2388 seattle, wa 98111 (206) 324-2570 infoequalrightswashington. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (lgbt) rights in the u. State of washington have evolved significantly since the late 20th century. Lgbt people are fully protected from discrimination in the areas of employment, housing and public accommodations the state enacting comprehensive anti-discrimination legislation regarding sexual. gay and lesbian counseling of seattle the cabrini medical tower 901 boren ave, suite 1300 seattle, wa 98104 (206) 276-0325 www. Andy thayer (born 1960) is an american socialist and gay rights activist, and co-founder of the gay liberation network urvashi vaid (born 1958, new delhi, india) is an american activist who has worked for over 25 years promoting civil rights for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons. The national black justice coalition (nbjc) is a civil rights organization working to empower black lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and same gender loving (lgbtqsgl) people, including. Seattle is fortunate to have one of the premiere transgender organizations in the world, the ingersol center. This organization has advised social service agencies and community groups about the needs of transgender individuals. Seattle gay clinic the seattle gay clinic was founded in 1979 as a safe space for gay men to get screened for stds. the human rights campaign envisions a world where every member of the lgbtq family has the freedom to live their truth without fear, and with equality under the law. We empower our 3 million members and supporters to mobilize against attacks on the most marginalized people in our community.