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

Updates, Events, & News

Stay Safe from Monkeypox

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.

A free, weekly Zoom group offering a space for those experiencing loneliness, depression, PNP, drug-use, anxiety and more.

In collaboration with NJ Buddies and Bridges4Life we have established a closet for our queer and transgender community

A Monthly Queer Seniors event offering both In-Person and Zoom Options.

Click here for Event Calendar

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!

A monthly in-person social gathering with dancing and food, for trans and non-binary individuals and LGBTQ+ allies too.

LGBTQIA+ Survivor Group

A new LGBTQ+ Survivor group we will be starting May at healingSPACE. This will be a group for survivors of sexual violence who identify within the LGBTQ+ Community and are ages 18+. Contact Maddy Doubet for if you are interested. Email: