Adoptive Parent Support Group

Free for all Adoptive Parents, support groups can be a great place to speak with others that are going through the same frustrations and stress you are going through. It is comforting to know you are not alone in this journey. Come together with other parents in a safe, non-judgment space facilitated by adoptive parents to share and connect with others. All adoptive families are welcome. Childcare provided.

Calendar: Last Sunday of Every Month, 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Contact: f.brenner@lgbtqcenter.org

Baby & Toddler Circle

Join us for support, friendship and play during our new meetup for LGBTQ and allied parents and families with babies. We’ll build community among adults while nurturing family bonding with play and circle time.

Calendar: Meets 1st & 3rd Saturdays, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Contact: hkellylgbtq@gmail.com

LGBTQ+Ability

A discussion and support group for members of the LGBTQ and disabled community.

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 Caelan, to RSVP in advance: c.manning@taconicresources.org or call/text: 845-452-3903 ext. 113

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

LGBTQ Youth Book Club

Our new LGBTQ book club for queer teens (ages 12-19) and our allies who love to read QYA (Queer Young Adult) Fiction! Newcomers are always welcome any week. Together we’ll cover cornerstone writers and discover new voices! Discussion and readings lead by a QYA obsesser just like yourself.

We’ll kick off book club by reading The Misfits, by James Howe. The novel follows the “Gang of Five,” a fun, complicated and outsider cast of human beings you’ll fall in love with.

Books generously provided by co-sponsor GLSEN Hudson Valley!

Schedule: Meets 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month 4-5:30 p.m.
Contact: billiem.grant@gmail.com