LGBTQQI Youth Resources
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Bay Area Youth Groups
LOUD Youth Program is for all LGBTQ youth ages 13-23
Our Place, LGBTQ Youth Space
A Bay Area Youth Coalition (BAYC) program that provides a safe space for LGBTQ Youth ages 14-21. For more info, email Stephanie Perron at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact her at (415) 760-6810
Project Eden’s Lambda Youth Project
Project Eden is a provention program, striving to keep young people from beginning to use alcohol and other drugs. The Lambda Youth Project serves the needs of LGBTQ youth, as well as their friends and families. Lambda hosts the annual Gay Prom.
Bilingual Spanish language services supporting LGBTQQ youth ages 13-24
LGBTQQI Youth Groups – For more info, email Katherine Patterson at email@example.com or call (415) 793-2517
Asian & Pacific Islander Queer and Questioning under 25, Altogether
California Youth Connection – Foster Youth Building a Foundation for the Future
For children and adults with a Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender or Queer Parent
A queer youth health clinic that offers low-cost health services for queer, transgender and questioning youth ages 12-25. With a staff made up of medical & mental health professionals, we can answer just about any question you might have.
Where LGBTQQ youth are embraced for who they are and encouraged to be who they want to be
SF LGBT Community Center Youth Program
A group of fierce young transgender women who throw kick-its at our spot on Hyde St. in the TL, and also outings to different places in and around the city. Ages 14-24
An educational and therapeutic group for LGBTQQI adolescents ages 14-18. Meets Tuesdays from 6-7pm at Youth Service Bureau clinic of South San Francisco. For more information contact Marshall George at (650) 877-8642
DeFrank Youth Space – a collaborative of Family and Children Services and the Billy DeFrank LGBT Community Center. DeFrank Youth Space also holds support groups in the city of Gilroy
Adolescent Counseling Services (ACS) (Palo Alto and Menlo Park)
Advocates for Informed Choice
formerly Institute for Intersex Children and the Law
Project Safety Net (Palo Alto)
Get through tough times. Help yourself. Help a friend. Help others.
A community art project of affirmation and inspiration, for youth by youth
StandUp for Kids
(888) 365-4543 , (800) 422-4453 , (800) 786-2929 . 24 hr support -abuse hotline
A community resource directory for transgender-friendly people, places, and services
Youth and Family Enrichment Services (San Carlos)
Youth Community Service (YCS) (Palo Alto)
Anti-Bullying and Cyberbullying
Conferences, Camps and Events
Camp Everytown (Silicon Valley, CA)
An intensive four-day residential retreat for high school youth based on respect, acceptance, and responsibility – core values that promote non-violence in our local communities
Camp Ten Trees (Seattle/ Pacific Northwest)
For LGBTQQ youth, allies, and children of LGBTQ families
Gay Prom (Hayward) – June
GSA NorCal Activist Camp (Northern California) -Summer
GSA Youth Empowerment Summit (YES), San Francisco – December
GSA’s Queer Youth Advocacy Day (Sacramento) every April
A student-led day of action in California’s State Capitol. Over the last decade, thousands of young people from every corner of California have rallied on the Capitol steps in Sacramento, calling on lawmakers to make California schools safer for LGBTQ and straight ally students.