SHINE is a queer-affirming support group. In this space, we explore the messages embedded in dominant culture narrative of Hyper-Normalization. Here, we read Hyper-Normalization as the homogenized notions of binary genders, binary class positionality, binary political reality, etc. Our goal is to find the truth of variance and explore how we find and build the […]
Youth engaging in the WERQ Internship have the opportunity to learn Digital and Financial Literacy the Philadelphia Youth Networks Out of School time program. Learning Job exploration and job readiness along with money management in the digital age, prepares young people for their high school and post-secondary careers!
From Gay to Z is a space for sharing, learning, exploring, and connecting over notions of community and identity with other LGBTQIA youth. Each week a letter of the alphabet is chosen, and the terms, labels, trends, historical figures and events associated with that letter are discussed. The significance and relevance of labels, in that […]
Healthy Relationships is a group environment for youth to learn how to build interpersonal relationships with themselves and others (family, partners, peers, co-workers-etc.) through honesty, trust, and respect. Youth receive support on how to: navigate difficult feelings (hurt, anger, sadness, depression, anxiety, denial, love, stress, overwhelmed etc.) in a positive manner, sharpen their effective communication […]
Spectrum is group learning space to explore and express gender through creative activities, discussions, and educational material for anyone age 14-23 who is trans, non-binary, gender expansive, or questioning. Facilitated by psychotherapist Jo (they/them) and clinical intern Fiorella (they/them). RSVP for in person Spectrum meeting at the Attic with firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com