PRIDE FOR YOUTH

PRIDE FOR YOUTH

 
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Middle Country - MIDDLECOUNTRY
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides education, outreach and supportive services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning(LGBTQ) youth and their families. Offers weekly young adult and transgender support groups, individual and family counseling, free and confidential HIV/STD (up to age 45)screening and referrals to sexual health services. Also provides a Friday night drop-in-center for socializing with peers and drop-in short term counseling, as needed. Provides 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
Geographical 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 Operation Varies by program
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Tawni Engel
Contact's Position PFY/Project Director
Physical Site Address 1 2050 Bellmore Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Bellmore, NY 11710
Mailing Address 1 2050 Bellmore Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip Bellmore, NY 11710
Main Phone (516)679-9000
Hotline Phone (516)679-1111 (24/7)
Fax (516)679-3610
Web Address www.prideforyouth.org
 
Additional Information
ContactYes
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: LONG ISLAND CRISIS CENTER
Affiliated Program: PRIDE FOR YOUTH
This Service: PRIDE FOR YOUTH
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Families/Friends of LGBTQ Individuals (YJ-5065)
HIV Testing (LF-4900.2400)
LGBTQ Advocacy Groups (TD-1600.3100-400)
LGBTQ Helplines (RP-1500.1400-400)
LGBTQ Support Groups (PN-8100.4500-400)
LGBTQ Youth (YT-2400.4550)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)