We make sexual and gender diversity a topic of discussion! 

Professional social work with an LGBTI+ specialization

For young, old, gender non-conforming, with a disability, and of all origins!

There is always something to do at the COC! Come and visit the Cafe or our groups!

May 4th we commemorated all LGBTQIA+ victims of war throughout the years.
On May 17th we celebrate the IDAHOBIT! Join the party at Amare, with drag, DJ and dancing
This week we received the sad news that Peter Capel passed away. Our thoughts are first and foremost with his surviving relatives: Ben Baks with whom Peter shared joys and sorrows for 43 years, and his twin sister Gerda. We wish them a lot of strength in this loss.
'Living with war, fighting in peace'. That is the theme of the […]

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We are committed to LGBTI interests in the Haaglanden region
since 1947.

We have been organizing activities since day 1 to bring our community together as one. Together we are stronger and we have achieved change. We continue to do that to this day.

For students

HGSV Philautia is the first LGBT+ student association in The Hague! Powered by COC!

For the elderly

The Zilveruitjes organize activities for LGBT+ elderly!

For people with disabilities

Mental or physical disability? We are OOXO!

For under 18

At Jong & Out you get to know other Queer young people in a relaxed and cozy environment!

For gender diversity

The GenderCafé celebrates all the different expressions of gender diversity!

For people with autism

A low-stimulus bar evening with only peers!

Support the LGBT+ community

Become a member of COC Haaglanden, become a volunteer or support us financially with a donation


As a member you have a say and the right to vote to determine the future of the association.

Member benefits

10% discount on drinks and access to special events.


Hundreds have already preceded you. Join the largest LGBTI+ community in Haaglanden!

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