LGBTQ+Ability

A discussion and support group for LGBTQ people with disabilities.

Meets at:

Taconic Resources for Independence
82 Washington Ave,Suite 214
Poughkeepsie, NY

Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month
5:30p.m. – 7:30p.m.

Contact Charla, to RSVP in advance: charlarubym@gmail.com or call/text: 845-443-5924

*If you require an American Sign-Language interpreter, please RSVP 1-2 weeks in advance*

PFLAG Kingston

Description: PFLAG, formerly known as Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays, is the United States’ largest organization for parents, families, friends, and allies united with people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer (LGBTQ).

Calendar: Meets on the second Wednesday of the month at the Center at 7:00 p.m.

Contact: Fran Divine, frandivine@gmail.com

Link: https://www.pflag.org/

Queer Young Adult Meetup

A discussion and support group for Queer Young Adults (“QYA”), ages 18-24, to connect, explore the queer experience, and be themselves in a safe and supportive space. All LGBTQ young adults (ages 18-24) welcomed and light refreshments will be served. Meeting takes place at Dutchess Community College (53 Pendell Rd. in Poughkeepsie) in Hudson Hall room 315.

Calendar: Meets every second Wednesday at 7pm.

Contact: j.salt@lgbtqcenter.org

Rainbow Kids

Description: A play and craft group for transgender and gender nonconforming children and their siblings (ages 5–12 years). Knowledgeable community volunteers provide craft activities; $20 materials donation per family. Supportive parents and caregivers meet in a separate room for a discussion facilitated by parents of trans children.

Calendar: meets on the first Sunday of the month, 4–5:30 p.m.

Contact: rainbowkids@lgbtqcenter.org