LGBTQ+ Abilities Support Group

Join your fellow disabled LGBTQ+ community members for bimonthly Zoom meetings in a welcoming affinity space for connection and learning. We will explore topics including disability justice, the history of queer disability activism, and have some fun and games along the way.

Meetings are twice monthly at 10am on the First and Third Sunday of the month.

Please contact cnlerchi@gmail.com for the Zoom link and to request any accommodations.

LGBTQ+ Abilities Support Group

Join your fellow disabled LGBTQ+ community members for bimonthly Zoom meetings in a welcoming affinity space for connection and learning. We will explore topics including disability justice, the history of queer disability activism, and have some fun and games along the way.

Meetings are twice monthly at 10am on the First and Third Sunday of the month.

Please contact cnlerchi@gmail.com for the Zoom link and to request any accommodations.

Grief Support Group

We are collaborating with Hudson Valley Hospice on a Grief Support Group. Because of their agency restrictions, we have to use their social media package.

Beginning on Wednesday, October 5th through January 18th, on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, this eight-session group is designed to help participants move through the grieving process that occurs as a result of the death of a loved one. The group meets via ZOOM every 1st and 3rd Wednesday from 5pm to 6:30pm.

If you are interested in joining, please contact Amanda Bell, LMSW at Hudson Valley Hospice: 845 240-7563 for more information. This Grief Support Group is being offered in collaboration with the Hudson Valley LGBTQ+ Community Center.

Facebook: @HudsonValleyHospice

IG: @hudsonvalleyhospicefoundation

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/hudson-valley-hospice/

Website: https://www.hvhospice.org/

OLOC

OLOC is an organization of OLD/Elder LESBIANS (55+) who are dedicated to preserving and enhancing the Lesbian Voice as well as increasing Lesbian visibility in a world that stifles it and threatens to erase it.

Our Mission statement is to eliminate the oppression of ageism and to stand in solidarity against all oppressions.  We are a community of OLD/Elder Lesbians working for justice and the well-being of all OLD/Elder Lesbians. www.oloc.org

We meet every 3rd Thursday of the month from 5-7pm (except when specified) at the LGBTQ+ Center. 300 Wall St. Kingston NY. Retts chapter coordinator of the Hudson Valley OLOC chapter. 845-901-3879

 

Transforming Parents

A counselor facilitated psychoeducational support and discussion group for parents of transgender, gender non-conforming and non-binary youth and adult children.

This group is a safe and supportive space to learn about transgender experience and process your feelings around your child’s gender identity, transition, affirmation process.

Meetings weekly on Tuesdays from 5:30-7:00PM on ZOOM

For more information, or to join the group, email counseling@lgbtqcenter.org

Queer Sex and Sexuality: Support and Discussion Group

A place for queer folks to discuss and share about sexuality, relationships, intimacy, pleasure, power, kink, love and autonomy in a queer LGBTQ+ context. Sex positive and poly, kink, BDSM-friendly, with a trauma-informed approach. Affirming and welcoming to all. Asexual and aromantic folks welcomed. Facilitated by a trained counselor.
Contact Julia Reischel to join: by cell at (607) 441-6724 or by email at j.reischel@lgbtqcenter.org

 

 

 

 

 

Queer Youth Ambassadors

Leadership! Advocacy! Health and Well-Being! These are the pillars for our Queer Youth Ambassadors group which used to be our Teen Leadership Council.

This group meets on Monday’s 4pm to 6pm at 300 Wall St. Kingston.

Meet in-person or through zoom. Just email programs@lgbtqcenter.org to join online.

We will be exploring ourselves and building relationships with peers, while focusing on leadership, advocacy, and health/well-being. This group is open to those who are 14 to 19. If interested and looking for more information on how to join please email programs@lgbtqcenter.org.

Trans Spectrum Discussion Group

The Trans Spectrum Discussion Group meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays on Zoom. The group serves exclusively to members who identify under the trans umbrella. This would mean, those who identify as an ally, friend, family, or out of the trans umbrella are not invited to the space. This ensures that the voices of those who fall under the trans umbrella have a safe space dedicated to address and discuss the experiences of members. Please note, the Trans Spectrum Discussion Group is not affiliated with the Center

If interested in being a part of the group, please contact hvtransspectrum@protonmail.com to receive the Zoom link.

Black Trans Stories Matter

Black Trans Stories Matter

TMI Project and the Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center are proud to announce our first-ever Black Trans Stories Matter true storytelling live virtual performance on Saturday, June 12th, 2021. Join us or host a screening from anywhere in the world!