Web Resources

Unitarian Universalist and related groups

Unitarian Universalist Association

Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations

Unitarian Universalists for Polyamory Awareness: an organization for UUs who support ethical and responsible non-monogamy.

Interweave Continental: UU organization for GLBTQ+ concerns.

Religious Institute for Sexual Morality, Justice and Healing: independent organization devoted to promoting sexual healthy religious communities, working closely with the UUA and other progressive religious groups.

BDSM and related groups

Community-Academic Consortium for Research on Alternative Sexualities (CARAS): facilitates interaction between academic researchers and BDSM/kink/fetish, polyamorous and GLBTQ+ communities which they study; the research they help support could be useful for ministers and religious educators.

Fetlife: a social networking site for members of the BDSM/kink/fetish community; includes a group for kinky UUs.

We (heart) FetLife: BDSM & Fetish Community for Kinksters, by kinksters

National Leather Association–International: one of the largest BDSM/kink/fetish organizations, with several chapters and numerous projects and resources.

National Coalition for Sexual Freedom: alliance of BDSM/kink/fetish, polyamory and swing organizations committed to creating a political, legal and social environment in the US that advances equal rights for consenting adults who engage in alternative sexual and relationship expressions; hosts the Kink Aware Professionals list.

Sexual Freedom Legal Defense and Education Fund: helps with legal referrals, information and raising funds for defense efforts on behalf of people involved with alternative sexual expression. (And … run by a Unitarian Universalist!)

Woodhull Freedom Foundation: organization devoted to promoting sexual freedom as a fundamental human right.