Who & What: In this virtual group, LGBTQ+ and ally high school teenagers will connect with peers to learn and grow in a safe, supportive environment. Teens will guide the topics that will be covered in the group based on their expressed needs and interests. Examples include informational sessions, development of coping and communication skills, development of healthy peer and family relationships, and more. Group members will feel supported in the discussion of individual goals and struggles. This group is appropriate for 9th through 12th graders who are in the LGBTQ+ community and allies.
When & Where: Wednesdays, October 14th – November 25th / 6pm – 6:45pm
Cost: In order to provide you with an estimate of the group, all registration and insurance information forms must be submitted no later than October 7th. Scholarships are available.
How Do I Sign Up?: You must have a camera-enabled device (cellphone/smartphone, tablet or computer) with sound/microphone, internet access and downloaded app (no charge). Call Janet at 815-288-1905 x106 for questions and to register by October 7th. If you would like to download the pdf flyer version for this information: The “LGBTQ+ & Ally Support Group” flyer.
This weekly program has been provided from your friends at Florissa in conjunction with KSB – Your Partner in Health and TAP (The Autism Program of Illinois).
*Funding provided in whole or in part by The Autism Program of Illinois and the Illinois Department of Human Services.