Bergen County LGBTQ+ Alliance
Defend Love. Empower Minds. Save Lives.
BCLA's mission is to advocate for equality and resources for the LGBTQ+ community in Bergen County, NJ,
to celebrate our diversity, and to provide safe spaces to allow us to be our true selves.
Est. June 7, 2021
Monkey Pox Vaccines Available
Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is scheduling Monkey Pox vaccinations online.
CLICK HERE for Bergen County Vaccination Scheduling.
You can also check out our BCLA Monkey Pox information page, with links to the CDC and more. If you live in neighboring counties, like Hudson or Passaic, check out the New Jersey Department of Health website for more vaccine locations
News & Ongoing Groups
Click above or on the image to get third-party information about Monkeypox that can help you make informed decisions and stay safe, including availability of vaccines in Bergen County.
BCLA is grateful and happy to be one of the organizations chosen to receive funding for a LGBTQ+ Youth Summer Enrichment Program with a grant from Together Outdoors, a coalition dedicated to making the outdoors a more inclusive space and more accessible to under-represented individuals.
In collaboration with NJ Buddies and Bridges4Life we have established a closet for our queer and transgender community
HiTOPS groups create a safe space for LGBTQ+ youth to meet, socialize, offer and provide support, and participate in educational activities regarding healthy relationships, gender and sexuality, and more!
Are you a woman who experiences attraction to multiple genders? If so, the Women with Multi-Gender Attraction Study invites you to participate in an online research study. Participation will involve completing one online survey, and potentially a confidential in-depth virtual interview with a member of our research team. Click on the attached flyer for more information.