Nightingale College supports all learners and we are allies for the LGBT community. We want to offer a safe space for learners to talk to us about concerns or issues without the fear of being discriminated. The Learner Advising and Life Resources department has a few resources for the LGBT community.
Utah Pride is a great resource that supports the entire LGBT community, including allies and family, and strives for acceptance and equality. Utah Pride has a ton of resources of their own and has implemented many programs for the LGBT community.
Utah Pride: Your Community Center
Q Salt Lake is a website that is a one stop portal for all things LGBT. This is the perfect site to find current news and entertainment and is located right in Salt Lake City!
Q Salt Lake
Did you know that Salt Lake City is a member of IGLTA (International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association)? Salt Lake City is very LGBT friendly and has a ton of great resources for the LGBT community. Salt Lake City hosts the Utah Pride Festival and Parade and is also the home of the Utah Pride Center.
LGBT Friendly Salt Lake
The Imperial Rainbow Court of Northern Utah has a scholarship available to members of the community. Go to the link below and see if you qualify! Applications are due by October 15th.
IRCONU.org/ Scholarship. Accepted from October through November.
To learn more about LGBT rights in the state of Utah, check out the Wikipedia link below which offers some great, current information.
LGBT rights in Utah
We are here to support and do not discriminate against any learner. If you need to talk to someone about any issues you are having or just need a little extra support, the Learner Advising and Life Resources department is your ally!
– Samantha Hanlon (Advisor, Learner Advising and Life Resources)