FUERZAfest

Latinx LGBTQ Arts Festival
Presented by Hispanic Federation

RESOURCES

We're in this together. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues affecting our lives at all levels, we are committed to keeping our communities safe and assisted. Please find below a list of resources for organizations and entities to help you navigate these times. 

 

We'll keep updating the list as the situation evolves, and as we find more options to help you stay safe, healthy and strong. 

 

¡FUERZA!

NEW YORK CITY

 

NYC Hate Crime/Bias Incident (Español/English)

 

NYC School Meals (Spanish/English)

 

NYC Free Meals for All New Yorkers (Español /English)

Resources available are: Halal/Kosher and other meals for any Adult in NYC.

 

ACCESS HRA (Español /English)

Resources available are: Groceries & Meals funds and delivery services, Food and Food Insecurity, Housing, Utilities, Medical Needs, Mental Health Support, Domestic Violence Resources, Childcare and Fun & Entertainment.

 

Artist/Freelancer Emergency Funding and Resources (Español/English)

Resources available are: Funds, Remote work, Online jobs, COVID-19 Testing centers, Mental Health, Yoga, Entertainment Resources, online learning centers Los Angeles Service Industry Relief, Creative corner. Online resources that are updated periodically.

 

NYC & COVID-19​ (Español /English)

Resources available are: Updates NYC guidelines and recommendations for COVID-19.

 

Online Arts Events during the COVID-19 outbreak (English)

 

Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant (English)

Artist & Choreographers

 

NYFA Rauschenberg Emergency Grant (English)

Artists & Choreographers  

 

Arts and Culture Leaders of Color Emergency Fund (Español/English)

Artists & Choreographers

 

Dancers’ Resource (Español/English)

Dancers

Indie Theater Fund Covid19 Emergency Grant (English)     

Multi-disciplinary

FLORIDA

CENTER LINK: The community of LGBT Centers  (English)

Resources available: National Career Services, Chat Space: The Digital LGBTQ+ Center for youth, National LGBT Centers locator (US/Puerto Rico)

Phone: 1 (954) 765-6024

 

Immigration Equality (Español/English)

Hotline for people calling from detention only: 1 (917) 654-9696 (9:30am-5:50pm Mon-Thurs)

General requests and other legal help: 1 (212) 714-2904 (1pm-4pm Mon)

 

Central Florida LGBTQ+ Relief Fund  (Español/English)

 

City of Orlando COVID-19 (Español/English)

Resources available: City wide updates regarding COVID-19. Hispanic Office for Local Assistance (HOLA) will be offering services virtually. 

Phone: 1 (407) 246-4310

E-mail: hola@cityoforlando.net

 

26Health (English)

Resources available: guide for LGBTQ+ individuals impacted by COVID-19 and offers a variety of daily support groups.

 

The Trevor Project (English) 

Resources available: Trevor Lifeline: The only national 24/7 crisis intervention and suicide prevention lifeline for LGBTQ+ young people under 25. TrevorChat: A free, confidential, secure instant messaging service for LGBTQ+ youth that provides live help from trained volunteer counselors, open daily. TrevorText: A free, confidential, secure service in which LGBTQ young people can text a trained Trevor counselor for support and crisis intervention, available daily by texting “START” to 678678.

Phone: 1(866)488-7386

 

Orlando Youth Alliance (English)

Resources available: hosting online meetings for LGBTQ+ youth on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 6:15 to 7:15pm. 

E-mail: info@orlandoyouthalliance.org 

 

Victim Service Center of Central Florida (English)

Resources available: 24/7 Crisis Hotline, available for people who experience sexual assault during this time and need a forensic exam evidence collection kit done

Phone: 1 (407) 500-4325

PUERTO RICO

 

Waves Head  (Español / Spanish)

Resources available: LGBT Older adults and Housing Services, Yoga, Meditation, Music Therapy, Mindfulness Programs, Support groups, educational workshops.

 

Centro Ararat (Español)

Resources available: General Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Infectology, Psychology, Nutrition, Pharmacy, PrEP, Case Management, Rapid HIV Tests, Health Certificates, Research Studies, STI Tests, Hormonal Treatment, Sampling, Buprenorphine, Vaccines.

 

COAI (Español)

Nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting health and preventing diseases, from a perspective of social justice and human rights, with an emphasis on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, "questioning", "queer" and intersex people (lhbttqqi) In Puerto Rico.

 

Proyecto Matria (Español/English)

Resources available: Psychology Intervention, Social Work Intervetion, Mortality and Risk Assessments, Housing Services, Intervention Plans, Crisis Management: Physical and Mental Health, Community Outreach, Referrals and contact with networks, Food Delivery, Legal Intercession.

INTERNATIONAL

 

ILGA Europe (Español/English/others)

Resources available: Strategic litigation for LGBTI people, advice a resources for people affected by COVID-19, providing tech and digital tools.

 

National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs (English)

Resources available: work to prevent, respond to, and end all forms of violence against and within LGBTQ communities.

Phone: 1 (212) 714-1141

 

Igual que tu: Centro Comunitario LGBTT DE PR (Español)

Resources Available: Psychosocial Aid, Psychotherapy, Educational Component, Communicative Component, Legal Orientation, Domestic Violence Program

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