PRIDE FOR YOUTH

 
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Middle Country Middle Country - MIDDLECOUNTRY
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides education, outreach counseling and supportive services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning(LGBTQ) youth up to age 30 and their families. Also provides a Friday night drop-in-center up to age 21 for socializing with peers and drop-in short term counseling, as needed. Provides social and educational groups for gay, bisexual and transgender young men (ages 17-26). Offers school based services to include outreach and individual counseling at targeted schools, gay straight alliance (GSA) coordination and workshops, and workshops on Homophobia, and Transphobia. Offers workshops to professionals on working with LGBTQ youth and creating safer schools.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation, bus on corner, or train 1/4 mile.
 
Client Information
EligibilityYouth and their families, up to 30 years of age. Residents of Nassau and Suffolk Counties. HIV testing up to age 45.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationVaries by program
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameTawni Engel
Contact's PositionPFY,Project Director
Physical Site Address 12050 Bellmore Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipBellmore, NY 11710
Mailing Address 12050 Bellmore Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipBellmore, NY 11710
Main Phone(516)679-9000
Hotline Phone(516)679-1111 (24/7)
Fax(516)679-3610
Web Addresswww.prideforyouth.org
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
LONG ISLAND CRISIS CENTER
This Program: PRIDE FOR YOUTH
Affiliated Services: PRIDE FOR YOUTH