We have meetings on the third Sunday of every month.
We meet at the Carriage House, (LGBT Center) (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania at 3907 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104. The building is set back from the street. Parking is free! The meetings are from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
PFLAG Philadelphia is proud to announce the formation of a support group for parents, family members and friends of transgender individuals. If you or someone you know has a transgender family member or friend please join us.
Everyone is welcome at PFLAG meetings.
For more information call 215-572-1833 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming meeting which are listed below.
January 17, 2016
JANUARY GENERAL MEETING
Please join us for our monthly PFLAG Philadelphia meeting on Sunday, January 17, 2016. The meeting will be from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM, at the LGBT Center, University of Pennsylvania Carriage House, 3907 Spruce Street Philadelphia, Pa.
Our program this month features Lisa Pozzi, MA, LPC, who has been working with adults with co-occurring mental health and substance use challenges for almost 20 years. She began working with people in the trans community in the late 90’s and is currently a therapist and supervisor at JFK Behavioral Health working primarily with trans and gender variant adults, adolescents and couples in an outpatient setting. She also co-facilitates a weekly support group open to anyone in the trans community in cooperation with the Philadelphia AIDS Consortium. She has been an ally and advocate for the trans community in Philadelphia for many years. She is currently involved in committees for the Gestalt Therapy Institute of Philadelphia and Philadelphia ITDOR and serves on the Board for The Philadelphia AIDS Consortium.
There will be support groups, and individual support is available as well.
Refreshments. All are welcome!
January 17, 2016
Divine Light LGBTQ Wellness Center Needs Your Help Now!
Divine Light Wellness Center, located on North Hutchinson Street in Philadelphia, is a new 31 bed program and shelter for LGBTQ identified people who are facing a myriad of difficulties with little or no family support. LGBTQ people face homelessness, violence and murder at disproportionate rates. In addition to providing shelter, Divine Light teaches LGBTQ folks life skills where they have only learned survival skills. They provide them with the tools needed to become prosperous members of society.
Divine Light is a 501(C)3 nonprofit organization. This shelter is not funded and relies on donations.
HERE’S WHAT YOU CAN DO TO PROVIDE URGENTLY NEEDED HELP
• Give an online donation to Divine Light LGBTQ Wellness Center via this link on GoFundMe: Divine Light LGBT Wellness Center
• Bring these much needed items to the next PFLAG Philadelphia meeting:
o Sheets (any size flat sheets and twin size fitted sheets)
o Household items
o Clothing for the residents