Gay and Lesbian Organisations in Geneva

Information on groups, social clubs and links for gay men and women in Geneva...

Geneva has an active gay and lesbian community and there are many associations and social groups, some of with are listed below.


Dialogai is an association for the integration of homosexuals, bisexuals and transssexuals and is the oldest gay organisation in Geneva. Many social events are organised including a meal every Wednesday evening from 19:00 onwards, and brunch on Sunday mornings.

Dialogai is also home to a centre called Checkpoint, a place for quick HIV testing and testing for other STD's. Results delivered in under an hour. Vaccinations against hepatitis are also available.

  • Dialogai
    At: 11-13 rue de la Navigation, 1201 Geneva
    For an appointment, Tel: +41 (0)22 906 40 40
  • Dialogai also has links to a number of LGBT associations in Geneva: Click here

Espace 360

Espace 360 is a comprehensive French-language guide to gay resources and events in Geneva. It provides contacts, meeting groups, help and support. Espace 360° produces a monthly magazine available by subscription or in many newsagents and gay friendly bars.

  • Espace 360°
    At: 36 rue de la Navigation, 1202 Geneva
    Tel: +41 (0)22 732 00 70
    Open: Monday to Friday from 14:00 to 17:00 by appointment

Espace 360 also organises a Gay International Group, a meeting space for gays living in or visiting the region of Geneva. There are members from over 100 countries covering a wide range of professional interests. A number of activities are organised including potluck buffets, cultural events and friendly get-togethers.

Other groups (French-language) organised by Espace 360 include a gay parents' group, a group for transexuals and a group for bisexuals.

Pink Cross

Pink Cross is an umbrella association for gay and lesbian organisations in Switzerland. Based in Berne, they campaign against discrimination and for equality of homosexuals in today's society. They also have an office in Geneva.

  • Pink Cross
    : 36 Rue de la Navigation 36, 1202 Geneva
    Tel: +41 (0)22 731 50 40