Look for more information in the March UPDATE.
“We strive to provide a safe and empowering place for LGBTQ Youth of Manatee County.”
Prism Youth Initiative is dedicated to supporting, affirming, encouraging, enabling, and empowering the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth ages 13-23 of Manatee County. They are committed to doing this in an environment that is safe, hospitable, warm and welcoming. They want all to know that no matter where you are on your journey, Prism is a place where you will find unconditional acceptance.
Prism Youth is located at 501 5th St. E. in Bradenton. They are currently open on the first Saturday of the month from noon till 3 pm (lunch provided) or by appointment. Watch their website event page and Facebook page for posts about times and dates for other upcoming activities.
The center is staffed by adults who are trained in LGBTQ issues – with the goal of creating a safe space just to be who you are, wherever you are on your life’s journey.
Prism staff is available by phone. Call to reach (adult) youth counselors 941-357-0111.
Prism is seeking donations to fund a permanent Youth Center.