Welcome to The Roanoke Diversity Center!

The Roanoke Diversity Center is YOUR LGBTQ+ Community Center

Contact us! Phone: 540-491-4165 Email: Admin@RoanokeDiversityCenter.com

We offer Peer-to-peer support groups, films, bingo, music and more!

Our FREE Out. Proud. Aware. program offers:

FREE Open Mic Night - 1st Friday each month 7:30-10PM

FREE Drag Bingo - 2nd Friday each month 7-9PM

FREE Rainbow Cinema Movies - Every Sunday 6:15-9PM

FREE Presentations/Discussions about Safe-Sex - 4th Wednesday each month 7-9PM

Click HERE for more info on Out. Proud. Aware.

Click HERE for our upcoming Rainbow Cinema films!

LGBT Alcoholics Anonymous - Every Sunday 5-6:30PM

 Rainbow Chat (open topic, informal) - 1st Wednesday each month 7-8:30PM

Bi-Monthly Youth S.A.G.A. Of Roanoke (12- 18 Yrs.) - Dates & times vary

(Click HERE for their facebook page)

Roanoke Rainbow Families & Friends Support Group - 3rd Thursday each month 7-8:30PM

at Unitarian Universalist Church of Roanoke 2015 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24015

"Bi The Way" Bisexual/Pansexual/Asexual/Middle-sexual group - 2nd Wed each month 7-8:30PM

Ladies and Gents of the Blue Ridge Transgender Support Group - 3rd Friday each month 7-9PM

(Click HERE for their facebook page)

Nonbinary Alliance of the Blue Ridge Support Group - 3rd Saturday each month 7-9PM

(Click HERE for their facebook page)

Star City Transgender Alliance Support Group (Ages 18+ Only) - 4th Saturday each month 4-6PM

(Click HERE for their facebook page)

Ro Po (Roanoke Polyamory) Support Group! - Meeting dates & times vary

(Click HERE for their upcoming facebook event page)

A large DVD collection available for FREE rentals!

Check out our calendar, for exact days and times, for these and other events!


  • Upcoming events

    Diversity Camp 2017
    Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 12:00 PM through June 18, 2017 · $325.00 USD · 1 rsvp

    A Summer camp for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Pansexual, Nonbinary, Queer, Questioning, Asexual, Ally, and all gender and orientation-divers (LGBTQ+) youth, family, and friends. Hiking, swimming, campfires, music, dancing, crafts, workshops, discussions and much more! For more information please go to our Diversity Camp 2017 page by clicking here!


    If you are interested in volunteering for Diversity Camp 2017, you can find our volunteer application on our Diversity Camp 2017 page by clicking here. 

    Registration is required to attend Diversity Camp 2017. You can find registration forms on our Diversity Camp 2017 page by clicking here. Once you have completed and sent in the Diversity Camp 2017 Camper Registration Application you can submit your registration payment in a few ways. You may write a check and send it to the Roanoke Diversity Center, 806 Jamison Ave SE Roanoke VA 24013. You may write a check and bring it by the Roanoke Diversity Center during open hours (Wednesday-Saturday 4-7PM). Or you may submit your payment online by credit card by clicking the "Buy Tickets" button below. 

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