OUR SUPPORT MEETINGS
Our meetings are structured to feature a program of interest to our community, along with some time for discussion. All discussion is confidential.
Meetings are held from 6:30pm - 8:30pm on the second Tuesday of each month in the second floor conference room of the Side by Side Youth Center (formerly ROSMY) at 2311 Westwood Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23230. The meetings will be held in the conference room toward the back on the left.
August 8, 2017:
This month's meeting will consist of open discussion on whatever topics come to mind. We will be providing snacks to help us all stay cool in the summer heat and humidity.
September 12, 2017:
To be determined - check back often for updates!
Side By Side Night at the Valentine Museum - August 14 2017:
The Valentine Museum is hosting a teen night and gallery talk with the photographer of its One Love exhibit, Michael Simon, on Monday August 14th 6-8pm. RSVP by August 11th at http://thevalentine.org/side-by-side.
Virginia Pride Festival - Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017:
This year's Virginia Pride Festival will be held on Brown's Island in Richmond from 12 - 8pm. It is the largest celebration of the LGBTQ+ community in the Commonwealth. This free, family-friendly day will feature vendors, local eats, activities, and entertainment. Come celebrate!
Virginia TIES - Saturday, October 21, 2017:
Equality Virginia is hosting the 2017 Virginia Transgender Information and Empowerment Summit (Virginia TIES) in VCU's Student Commons Building at 907 Floyd Avenue. The summit is an opportunity to build a community in a safe and affirming space - and to offer information for transgender individuals, families, and allies across Virginia.