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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center
Center Kids



Address:208 West 13th Street New York NY 10011
Telephone(s):(212) 620-7310, ext. 228
E-mail:centerkids@gaycenter.org or terry@gaycenter.org
World Wide Web: http://www.gaycenter.org/families/about


Description:Center Kids, the Center's family project, supports lesbian and gay parents, their children, and members of the community considering parenthood with educational services, support groups, and recreational programs. Those contemplating parenthood may choose from support groups on adoption, alternative insemination and other options for biological parenthood. Ongoing groups are also provided for adoptive and foster families and for families that have separated. Center Kids does not provide programming for children 9 and older. For children over 9, contact COLAGE (Children of Lesbians and Gays Everywhere, www.colage.org – national office), or the NYC chapter of COLAGE c/o Dori Kavanagh, dori@colagenyc.org.


Hours:Mon - Fri, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Eligibility Requirements:No restrictions.
Fees/Methods of Payment:Free
Access for People with Disabilities:Not all rooms at the Center are accessible. Call for information.


Services Offered:Mutual Support GroupsParenting EducationRecreational Activities
Target Groups(By Need):BisexualsGay MenLesbiansTransgender Individuals