LGBTQ Youth | Metro Wellness

LGBTQ Youth

Metro LGBT Centers offer Youth and Young Adult Groups for LGBTQA in both St. Petersburg  and Tampa. Our groups are a great way to meet and support others who have similar or shared experiences. Join us to learn more about Metro programs and activities.

 

“S.A.F.E. (Supporting young Adults For Equality) St. Pete
Mondays, 6-7:30pm

A group for LGBT+ youth ages 13-18 to socialize, form friendships and meaningful connections, discuss and explore issues, and have fun together. Free dinner is served each group

 

 

 

“S.A.F.E. (Supporting young Adults For Equality) Tampa
Tuesdays, 6-7:30pm

A group for LGBT+ youth ages 13-18 to socialize, form friendships and meaningful connections, discuss and explore issues, and have fun together. Free dinner is served each group.

 

 

S.A.F.E. (Supporting young Adults For Equality) Night@ LGBT Welcome Center
Fridays & Saturdays, 6:00-9:00pm

A group for people ages 13-22 years old to socialize, form friendships and meaningful connections. Discuss and explore issues, play games, and have fun in a comfortable, safe alcohol-free space. The LGBT Welcome Center is located at 2227 Central Avenue in St. Petersburg. Serving local Kawha Coffee.

Behavioral HealthCounseling Services

Metro offers free counseling to LGBTQ young people(aged 13-22) who are being harassed, bullied or targeted for violence. In addition, Metro offers a sliding fee scale for those who do not meet grant requirements, and also accepts a wide array of private insurances.

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Anti-Bullying Support

LGBTQ+ Youth are frequently the target of verbal and physical bullying in and outside of schools, including online “cyber bullying”.

To combat the effects of bullying, we offer free counseling to LGBTQ+ Youth (aged 13-22) who are being harassed, bullied, or targeted for violence.

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Coming Out square newComing Out Support

Coming out about sexual orientation and gender identity is a courageous journey to undertake in your youth. We are here to support LGBTQ+ youth through the coming out process within our Next Generation youth groups and in individual counseling sessions.

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HIV Testing & Prevention

We provide confidential HIV testing in all of our locations and around the Tampa Bay area.

TESTING TIMES & LOCATIONS

 

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