LGBTQ2+ Services

Everyone who has experienced domestic violence and/or sexual assault is welcome at AWARE. This includes all gender identities and sexual orientations. We also offer some specific support for members of the LGBTQ2+ community.


Please see the resources and information below. If you have questions, please email or call us at (907)586-6623 and ask for Meryl.

Support Groups


A Trauma Support Group by and for LGBTQ2+ people

Spectrum is a free, confidential, 12-week support group for anyone who falls under the LGBTQ2+ umbrella and has experienced trauma, whether recently or in the past. Topics covered include grief, coping skills, identifying abuse, and other themes that relate to the experience of trauma and the journey of healing as LGBTQ2+ people. Location, date, and time are discussed upon registration. For more information or to register, please email or call (907)586-6623 and ask for Meryl.

Queer Space

An LGBTQ2+ support group for teens

The Zach Gordon Youth Center hosts an LGBTQ2+ support group for teens. For more information, email