(FORMERLY-SPIRITUAL SUPPORT GROUP):
When: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month 7:30 – 8:30 P.M.
Where: Resource Center
Contact: Tim Spooner
Are you struggling somewhere in your life and need someone to lean on? Are amazing things happening in your life and you would like to share with others? Are you looking for something that is a bit non-traditional that still embraces your personal spiritual beliefs? Then this group may be for you. Please come and see what it is all about and explore your spiritual path. ALL faiths and traditions are welcome.
We are a community of LGBTQ people and allies who provide one another spiritual support. We respect and value one another’s diverse traditions and perspectives. We are unified by our shared value for spiritual life and our resolve to encourage and bless one another.
TRANSGENDER/GENDER NON-CONFORMING SUPPORT GROUP:
When: First Thursday of the Month 6:30 – 7:30 P.M.
Where: Resource Center
Contact: Deana Spencer
New group format and additional facilitators. This is a safe group in a safe environment. You will have empowerment opportunities, a group facilitator for each meeting, ally training opportunities, medical and mental health resource development, educational and social opportunities and much more.
If you identify as a trans* or gender non-conforming individual please come check out this group. You will be encouraged, empowered and supported in a safe place!
COMMON NEEDS LGBTQ RECOVERY GROUP:
When: Thursdays 6:00 – 7:00 P.M.
Where: Harmony Room / Resource Center
Contact: Brett Sutherland at 269-220-0375
Are you struggling with addiction? Are you in recovery and need a space where you can be yourself and receive the support you need? Then the Common Needs Recovery Group is for you. The group follows the NA guidelines and provides a safe space for you to be who you are and receive the guidance you need while focusing on the common needs of each individual.
When: 1st Tuesday of the Month 6:00 P.M.
Where: See Events Page for Monthly Locations
Contact: Jim or Roger at 269-962-9503
Each month we gather as OUT folks at local area restaurants for dinner and fellowship. We enjoy a great meal and great conversation while cultivating existing and new relationships and friendships. We always have a great time….come join us!!
Check our online calendar on the right to find out where the venue is each month or check out our Facebook page for a monthly posting.
April’s Special Dining Out will be on Saturday April 13th at Lux Cafe’ at 10:00 A.M. for Breakfast/Brunch
“CONSTELLATIONS” TRANS AND GNC YOUTH GROUP
When: Saturday March 23rd 1:00 – 3:00 P.M., Saturday April 20th 1:00 – 3:00 P.M., Saturday May 18th 1:00 – 3:00 P.M.
Where: Burma Center Library, 765 Upton Ave., Springfield MI
“Constellations” is new for Calhoun County youth focusing on ages 10-14 who identify as Trans and Gender Non-Conforming.
Your child will receive education & resources, positive affirmations, peer & adult support, as well as social activities and so much more.
This is a safe space for kids to be who they are with the support of others who have similar identities as them.
All facilitators have conducted a full background check. If you have or know a child that identifies in this spectrum please come.
WEEKLY GAME NIGHT
Open to all LGBTQ identified people & Allies.
Depending on the amount of people that attend, sometimes there may be more than one game going at once.
Feel free to bring friends along and a game if you’d like.
Come have some fun and make new friends!