Lutheran Social Service - Youth & Family Resources
Together for Youth (TFY)
Center for Changing Lives Duluth
1422 E Superior St, Duluth, MN, 55805-2430
Distance: 510 Miles
An inclusive, supportive and welcoming group for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer/Questioning (GLBTQ) youth
* Weekly meetings offer an inclusive, ongoing, supportive and welcoming atmosphere for all GLBTQ youth and allies ages 14 - 20.
* One-on-one support to youth with specific needs
* Educational presentations at conferences, workshops, schools, businesses, churches and meetings of community organizations
* Advocacy for transgender and gender nonconforming individuals
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
Primarily serves the Duluth area (St. Louis County); ages 14 - 20
For more info, contact Kathy Hermes at (218) 529-2224.
Group meets 4:00pm - 6:00pm, Wednesday.
Support also available in Virginia, call (218) 750-4837
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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PN-8100.4500-400LGBTQ Support Groups Definition
Mutual support groups whose members identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning. Some groups may include intersex individuals. Groups may also be structured for the parents, children, heterosexual spouses or partners or other relatives or significant others of LBGTQ individuals. The groups provide an opportunity for members to share their issues and concerns with others in a safe, supportive environment. Meeting formats may include in-person, telephone or Internet options.
RP-1400.8000-260Gender Identity Counseling Definition
Programs that provide emotional support, information and guidance in a variety of settings for individuals whose gender identity is not in harmony with their birth assignment, and who may have a desire to change their biological sexual characteristics to conform physically with their perception of self and want to explore their options including hormone replacement therapy, gender transition and/or reassignment through surgery.
RP-1400.8000-805Sexual Orientation Counseling Definition
Programs that provide emotional support, information and guidance for people who want to explore their sexual orientation in order to enable them to identify and feel comfortable with their orientation. Counseling and support may be offered in a variety of settings which may include individual and group counseling sessions and, if appropriate, conjoint and family counseling sessions with significant others.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
Individuals who are younger than age 18.
YJ-0500.0500At Risk Youth Definition
Youth who, because of their economic, environmental or family situation, a health problem or disability or past behavior, are considered more likely than others to be affected by or become involved in child abuse or neglect, substance abuse, juvenile delinquency, gang behavior, adolescent pregnancy, truancy, unemployment and other problems which threaten their health, safety and/or personal development.
YJ-5065Families/Friends of LGBTQ Individuals Definition
The parents, children, heterosexual spouses or partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of individuals who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning.
YT-2400LGBTQ Individuals Definition
People who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, two-spirit or queer, or who are in the process of coming out or questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity.
YZ-4530LGBTQ Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of LGBTQ individuals and their interests. The LGBTQ population includes people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, two-spirit, queer or questioning.