LGBTQ Wellness and Support Group
CarePlus presents ALLIES (Acceptance, Life, Leadership, Identity, Education and Support), a LGBTQ wellness and support group for youth age 13 through 18.
Research indicates that LGBTQ youth who have peer-to-peer connectedness are more likely to have overall improved mental health status and sense of well-being than LGBTQ youth who lack connectedness and social support. The ALLIES wellness and support group provides that and more.
This is an ongoing, open group throughout the year.
ALLIES creates a safe-space to empower LGBTQ youth, while providing self-help support strategies, peer connectedness, education, and an environment promoting wellbeing.
Participants will engage in groups to provide support regarding: