If you or anyone you know is in crisis and needs help or would just like someone to talk to, please consider reaching out to one of the hotlines.
SC Equality can be reached at any time through the “Contact Us” page of the website, but are not a crisis center.
I’M NEW TO SOUTH CAROLINA
Did you just move to the state? This is a brief primer for everything you need to know about being an LGBT person in South Carolina.
I’M COMING OUT
Coming out is not only a critical component of a LGBT individual’s well-being, but of the well-being of the entire LGBT community. Support is here.
I NEED SUPPORT
These are national, statewide and local resources that provide social outlets, support, health services, and advocate on behalf of the LGBT community.
I AM TRANS
Find support and information on gender marker changes, voter laws that may impact the community, and much more.
I AM A TRANS ALLY
Access tips and resources that can be used as you move toward becoming a better ally to transgender and gender nonconforming people.
I NEED LEGAL ADVICE
SC Equality provides this directory to LGBT South Carolinians seeking legal representation and to attorneys working with the LGBT community.
I’M LOOKING FOR A FAITH COMMUNITY
A stronger network of affirming faith communities counters the tension between LGBT rights and religious freedom. Find affirming communities recommended by SC Equality’s membership.
I’M FACING DISCRIMINATION
Have you faced discrimination in employment or housing or have been denied service at a business? Learn more about your rights, South Carolina’s laws and what is protected. Find resources and tool-kits to create positive change for LGBT South Carolinians.
Medical and Mental Health Resources
I HAVE A STORY
Have you been subject to discrimination because of your sexual orientation or gender identity? Are you the victim of a hate crime or violence? Do you have a story you would like to share?