The Berkshire Stonewall Community Coalition supports the well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered people of the Berkshires.


BerkSeniorsRainbow Seniors of Berkshire County is a program serving lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender seniors and their allies who live in Berkshire County, Massachusetts.

Rainbow Seniors will provide activities and services in North, Central, and South County in safe and secure spaces where everyone’s privacy will be respected.

While our website is under construction, you can get more information by contacting us at ed@rainbowseniors.org or by calling Ed at 413-441-6006.

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Upcoming Events of Interest

  • “Before Stonewall”

Wednesday September 9, 2:00 pm

Unitarian Universalist Church

175 Wendell Avenue, Pittsfield

Elder Services of Berkshire County will show the acclaimed movie “Before Stonewall: The Making of a Gay and Lesbian Community,” the award-winning 1985 documentary about the LGBT community as it existed before the Stonewall riots spurred the modern movement for LGBT liberation. Light refreshments will be served. For information, call Mark Amero at (413) 236-1726.


  • First meeting of Rainbow Seniors of Berkshire County

Tuesday September 22, 1:00–3:00 pm

First Congregational Church of Williamstown

906 Main St, Williamstown

(Corner of Route 2 and Chapin Hall Road on Williams College’s north campus)


Join us for the inaugural meeting of Rainbow Seniors of Berkshire County. Relax in a comfortable, secure, and private room with wheelchair access. Meet other LGBT seniors. Help us decide what Rainbow Seniors will be and what it will do. Confidentiality assured. Parking right behind the church. For more information, contact Ed at ed@rainbowseniors.org or by calling Ed at 413-441-6006.




Interested in hosting an event?

If you are hosting, or interested in hosting, an LGBTQ friendly event in Berkshire County and would like our help spreading the word, please email us at info@berkshirestonewall.org.