Additional information and an online application can be found here. The Safe Space Kit is available for free download, which includes printable stickers and poster, as well as for purchase, which includes 2 posters and 10 stickers. For more information, email hyc thecentersd. After several years of on-the-ground experience, this network produced this messaging toolkit to support schools in their efforts to address stigma related to sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression. Or are you kind of shy and want to learn ways to feel more comfortable in group settings?
Many young LGBTQ people often have a difficult time meeting other queer youth in their age range, and Teen Hang offers a space where this can happen in a safe and affirming way!
Youth celebrating pride and building community
Some LGBT youth are more likely than their heterosexual peers to experience negative health and life outcomes. Contact Us We want to hear from you. We hope that you will spread the word about this important resource by alerting your constituents and partners. Health and Wellness The Youth Program at Center on Halsted is committed to providing youth centered and youth driven health services, education, and advocacy. Youth Leadership Academy YLA Through encouraging youth leadership development, the YLA enables youth and young adults in our program to develop a deeper understanding of how to effect change in our communities and in the world at large.
In fact, research shows that learning is stunted when the need to feel safe and respected is not met. Supportive Families, Healthy Children: Contact Us We want to hear from you. Movie Mondays A weekly film screening followed by a facilitated conversation exploring themes that emerged from the film. Youth Leadership Academy YLA Through encouraging youth leadership development, the YLA enables youth and young adults in our program to develop a deeper understanding of how to effect change in our communities and in the world at large. Many teens ask themselves this question.