Youth Resources

Check out our Youth Services page to see more youth-supporting activities and organizations that BCLA partners with.

Educational Opportunities for LBGTQ Youth

Out in Tech inspires queer and questioning youth to explore and find technology job opportunities. Click here for their latest 8-week mentorship program application for LGBTQ students ages 17-24.

The Point Foundation provides scholarships, mentorship, leadership
evelopment, and community service training to LGBTQ students.

Ongoing Support for LBGTQ Youth

Hetrick-Martin Institute: New Jersey

Provides resources for at-risk youth including counseling, case management, and group programming.

550 Broad St Suite 610, Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 722-5060

HiTOPS Weekly Youth Support Group

HiTOPS groups create a safe space for LGBTQ+ youth to meet, socialize, offer and provide support, and participate in educational activities regarding healthy relationships, gender and sexuality, and more!

Make it Better for Youth
Focuses on building an Inclusive Curriculum, Anti-Bullying, Policy Lobbying, and Advocacy. Hosts a "Pink Prom."

Pflag of Bergen County
Meetings for LGBTQ Youth and resources for parents.
(201) 503-4470