SMYAL’s virtual youth programs are supportive and affirming spaces where queer and trans youth can build community. Programs are hosted on Discord and Zoom. Select the program you are interested in below to learn more about how to join and upcoming group.
For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Open discussion for queer and trans youth ages 13-24 hosted on Discord. Join on the Computer: Visit Discord at https://discord.gg/nGjHXn6 Download the App: Download “Discord” from the App Store
Rotating topics in a chat-based discussion room for queer and trans youth ages 13-19. Join at QChatSpace.org
Our community spaces give youth a place where they can meet other young people who hold the same identities. These spaces are open for youth to talk about a wide variety of topics that impact them or just be in community with one another. You can join open Discord chats from 1:30-2:30- pm ET on Wednesdays and from 5-7 pm ET on Thursdays.
We offer spaces for:
All groups are hosted on Discord.
Join on the Computer: Visit https://discord.gg/WfN3V4NVnd
Download the App: Download “Discord” from the App Store
Steps to joining:
If you are joining on a smartphone, you will be directed to a page that says “Addison_they/them21 invited you to join SMYAL Virtual Chat Space.”
Community Deep Dives are a chance for youth to learn and engage with different topics such as health, wellness, and art. These deep dives will include facilitators from SMYAL as well as other community members and organizations.
Interested in hosting or partnering on a Community Deep Dive? Contact email@example.com
Q Chat Space online discussion groups give you a dedicated space to come together with other youth and talk about topics relevant to your identities and experiences hosted by LGBTQ youth centers from across the country.
There are chats hosted every day of the week with rotating topics.
SMYAL hosts the chat on Fridays from 4:00-5:30 pm ET. Check out the full schedule at qchatspace.org.