Support Groups and Other Organisations
LGBT-welcoming spiritual community with a weekly service in Camden, London.
Links to LGBT and LGBT-friendly Muslim blogs, books, answers to concern like “I need proof from Qur’an and Sunnah that I’m not Haraam”, plus tips for dealing with a mental health crisis.
American organisation HRC has written a booklet for LGBT Muslims about reconciling their faith with being LGBT: Coming Home to Islam and to Self.
The American organisation Muslims for Progressive Values also lists resources for LGBTQI Muslims.
Hidayah UK - led by and for LGBTQ+ people, Hidayah (meaning guidance in Arabic) helps provide support for LGBTQIA+ Muslims and promotes social justice and education about the community to counter discrimination, prejudice and injustice. See their event calendar for upcoming events
Support Groups and other Organisations
In London there is a new transgender Muslim support Group called Intersections that takes place once per month at 56 Dean Street in Soho.
There are an increasing number of mosques and other Islamic community spaces that accept all people, whatever their gender identity including Inclusive Mosque Initiative
Imaan LGBT is a support group for LGBT Muslims in the UK, with groups in London, Birmingham and Manchester.
- Twilight People is group for trans people of all faiths