OUR SUPPORT MEETINGS
Our meetings are structured to have time sharing about our loved ones (confidential discussion for those comfortable speaking), and a program of interest to our community.
Meetings are held from 6:30pm - 8:30pm on the second Tuesday of each month on the second floor 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.
May 9, 2017:
Teacher Shery Martz and former school counselor Anne Marie Sinclair will speak regarding their experiences with "How schools deal with LGBT kids - a view from the inside".
June, 13, 2017:
TBD. Check back for details.
"Celebrate Springtime" to Benefit Side By Side - May 6, 2017:
On Saturday, May 6, enjoy cocktails, light food, great music, and an extensive silent auction to benefit Side by Side. This Celebrate Springtime event will be held at the Tuckahoe Women's Club.
Human Rights Campaign "Time to Thrive" Conference - April 28-30, 2017:
The goal of HRC's Time to THRIVE conference, to be held in Washington, D.C., is to promote safety, inclusion and well-being for LGBTQ youth. Time to THRIVE provides a “one-stop-shop” opportunity to build awareness and cultural competency, learn current and emerging best practices, and gather resources from leading experts and national organizations. Parents, educators, counselors, social workers and other youth-serving professionals are encouraged to attend.