Q Center and New Avenues for Youth are partnering together to better serve LGBTQ youth by relocating SMYRC, Portland’s Sexuality and Gender Minority Youth Resource Center. Currently located in NE Portland, SMYRC will be moving downtown to New Avenues’ Joyce N. Furman building (1220 SW Columbia). With SMYRC’s current lease coming to an end in.. read more →

    A SPACE TO CONNECT  >> Do you identify as transgender, genderqueer, gender nonconforming, gender fluid and/or gender questioning? >> Are you between the ages of 14-18? JOIN US! Join Erin Beery, LCSW, Bethprana Novi, MSW and Erica Weber, LCSW as they hold and lead an 8 week therapy group for non cisgender youth.. read more →

Broken Heart Land is a feature-length documentary (81min) directed by NY-based siblings Jeremy and Randy Stulberg that directly addresses the critical issues of HIV/AIDS awareness, lack of comprehensive sex education and LGBT rights throughout the American heartland where these issues are considered taboo. The film centers on a conservative military family in the heart of the Bible Belt left to unravel the.. read more →

G Legislative Advocacy 101 Panel Monday, December 15, 2014 6:00 to 8: 00 p.m. Portland Building, 2nd floor, Auditorium 1120 SW 5th Ave., Portland This “Advocacy 101” event will provide community members with tips on how to be an effective advocate for your community or neighborhood during this upcoming 2015 state legislative session and 114th.. read more →