JQY Resources

Jewish Queer Youth (JQY) is a nonprofit organization supporting and empowering LGBTQ youth in the Jewish community, with a special focus on the Orthodox, Chasidic, and Sephardic communities.  Their website houses a variety of useful resources for educators and individuals.

Jewish Queer Youth (JQY)'s resources include:

  • Groups and organizations - for referrals to specific organizations and local agencies that support and empower LGBTQ youth.
  • Resources - a list of books and films to increase conversation around LGBTQ issues in your community.
  • Videos - a video library with panel discussions, and single-person storytelling.
  • Ask a Rabbi - this page has information and feedback from an Orthodox rabbi.



  • After School and Beyond
  • Congregational Learning
  • Day Schools and Yeshivas
  • Educator Training
  • Teen Engagement