Community Building Groups

Community Building Groups

LYRIC Summer 2020 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 us at newparticipant@lyric.org.

Accessibility Notes: Groups held primary in English. Groups will meet online starting May 2020 until further notice.

 

What’s the T?  – A TGNC Youth Space

Starting June 2, 2020 – August 2, 2020

Tuesdays, 4:30-6pm 

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

Group held ONLINE on Zoom, with option to call-in with a phone

Explore topics regarding gender, sexuality, diversity, form community, and learn about TGNC health & wellness.

Log in before 3:30 pm and receive a $10 gift card* for participating. If late, you may still attend and participate.

For more information contact Sonemani, sonemani@lyric.org

 

Good Lovin’

Starting May 13, EVERY Wednesday 3 – 4:30 pm

Open to youth 24 years old and younger

Group held ONLINE on Zoom, with option to call-in with a phone

Navigating relationships can be tricky, Good Lovin’ is a space where youth 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.

Log in before 3:30 pm and receive a $10 gift card* for participating. If late, you may still attend and participate.

For link to participate email Mars, mars@lyric.org

 

SWAG

Starting May 14, EVERY Thursday, 3 – 4:30 pm

Open to youth 18-24 years old who have or have been in any way part of the sex work industry

Group held ONLINE on Zoom, with option to call-in with a phone

Sex work is work! SWAG stands for Sex Workers’ Advocacy Group. This is a safe space for youth 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 coin!

Log in before 3:30 pm and receive a $10 gift card* for participating. If late, you may still attend and participate.

For link to participate email Mars, mars@lyric.org