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.
September 12, 2017:
We are pleased to welcome Melissa Paige as the featured speaker at our September 12 meeting. As a transgender woman, Melissa has worked tirelessly to advocate for her community and is the founder and coordinator of the James River Transgender Society.
Please come and hear Melissa's story.
October 9, 2017:
Chapter meeting - check back for details.
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, show your supprt, and have some fun!
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. This summit is a wonderful opportunity to build a community in a safe and affirming space - and to offer information for transgender individuals, families, and allies across Virginia.