LGBTQ2+ Support Groups

LGBTQ2+ Support Groups ( Children )

Provider: TRANSFORMING FAMILY

The agency provides family support services for families and friends of transgender individuals in Los Angeles County. Services include gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender support groups and subject specific public awareness/education about transgender issues. There are no geographic restrictions.

Specific support groups are available for families/caregivers age 18 and older, adolescents and young adults ages 13 through 24, children ages 10 through 13, and siblings ages 13 through 24. Groups meet monthly at a confidential location.

A special elementary play group is also available for children ages five through 11. The group is supervised in a playground setting, with arts and crafts projects and snacks. The group is set up to allow gender non-conforming and transgender children explore and play freely with each other; the group does not explicitly discuss gender issues.

The agency also provides public awareness and education on a variety of transgender-related issues. It works closely with the Los Angeles Unified School District as they implement a range of age-appropriate curricula. It also helps coordinate gender diversity parent education workshops for schools and community organizations. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Visit the website for information. Meeting locations and times are confidential; email for information. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for support groups; donations are optional.
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