Community Building Groups

Community Building Groups

LYRIC Fall 2019 Community Building Groups

All youth need to make an appointment for a one-on-one New Participant Orientation (NPO) before joining any of the following Community Building Groups. To sign up for an NPO, or answer any questions, email Kristin at

Accessibility Notes: Groups held primary in English, on 2nd floor or ground floor. Elevator access between ground floor and 2nd floor. Essential oils and fragrance used in bathrooms and air purifiers on every floor. Single stall gender-neutral restrooms.


What’s the T?  – A TGNC Youth Space

Tuesdays, 4 – 6 pm

Open to Trans & Gender-non-conforming youth 18 years old and under to build community.

Hot food provided and $10 gift card* for participating the whole session.

For more information contact Kyla at


Good Lovin’ – Healthy Relationships

Wednesdays, 3-5 pm

Navigating relationships can be tricky, Good Lovin’ is a space where youth 18 – 24 years old can learn from each other skills that support healthy relationships.

Learn about non-violent communication, safe sex practices, navigating trauma, creating meaningful relationships and get some tips on navigating small communities.

Come get some food and earn a $10 gift card* a session for participating the whole session.

SWAG – Sex Work Advocacy

Thursdays, 3-5 pm

Sex work is work! SWAG stands for Sex Workers’ Advocacy Group. It is a safe space for youth ages 18 to 24 who are or have been in any way part of the sex industry to meet other youth and support each other. SWAG creates an environment in which youth can share their experiences, learn from each other on how to stay safe and negotiate AND get some delicious food together. Come get some coin!

Come get some food and earn a $10 gift card* a session for participating the whole session.

SWAG is a private group. If interested to participate, please inquire by contacting Priya at


*$10 gift card when arriving on time (no later than 30 minutes late). If late, you may still attend and participate.