Additional Supports

OASOS (Open and Affirming Sexual Orientation and gender identity Support)
Support for LGBTiQ youth ages 13-18. OASOS also supports schools, families and community, and provides youth leadership opportunities. 

OUT Boulder
2132 14th St, Boulder, CO 80302 (303) 499-5777
Provides support to LGBTiQ community through advocacy for social justice, celebration of the community, direct services for youth and adults, and education of the public.

PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)
Mission of support, education and advocacy. Includes transgender persons. Reaches out to family members as they also transition when a family member is gender-variant. Monthly meetings 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7pm; First United Methodist Church, 1421 Spruce St, Boulder.

Family Acceptance Project
The Family Acceptance Project® is a research, intervention, education and policy initiative that works to prevent health and mental health risks for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) children and youth, including suicide, homelessness and HIV – in the context of their families, cultures and faith communities. We use a research-based, culturally grounded approach to help ethnically, socially and religiously diverse families to support their LGBT children.

The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning youth.

GENESIS staff (consisting of social workers, parent educators, and a nurse) provides pregnant and parenting teens with a continuum of case management services to assist them throughout their pregnancy and in the early parenting years. Services include transportation to appointments, assistance with accessing prenatal, postpartum, and well-baby care, information and support on healthy pregnancy and parenting practices, referral and linkage to school/work, social services benefits, and housing options. In addition, staff can provide crucial emotional support during a difficult time in a teen’s life.

The parent educator staff consists of former teen parents who have overcome the obstacles of parenting at an early age. They are strong role models for young parents. The social work staff is available to provide short-term and crisis counseling to clients, as well as conduct initial intakes and assessments. The GENESIS nurse is available to teach birthing classes, provide breast-feeding education and support, and help clients access needed medical care for themselves or their children.

Staff is available to meet with clients in the comfort of their homes, at GENESIS offices, or at neutral sites.

Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM.
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Planned Parenthood- Longmont
Planned Parenthood helps provide reproductive health care, sex education, and information, and advocacy. Planned Parenthood respects each individual’s right to make informed, independent decisions about health, sex, and family planning.
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Teen Clinic: Boulder Valley Women’s Health Center- Longmont and Boulder
Teen Clinic is a sexual health clinic located in Boulder and Longmont, Colorado– and it’s just for teens! ALL services at Teen Clinic are free or low-cost and confidential.  Teen Clinic care and pricing are now available any time the clinic is open.
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New Meridian High School Teen Parenting Program
The Teen Parenting Program (TPP) has been a part of SVVSD for over 20 years. The TPP is a career and technical education program that is designed to 1) teach young parents the skills necessary to successfully parent a child and 2) to provide an on-site nursery so that parents can visit and feed their young child through the school day.

Any SVVSD parent can take the teen parent class that is offered at the CETC. This class can be started during pregnancy or after the baby is born. To complete this program, students should take 2 semesters of the teen parenting class.

Students interested in using the on-site nursery must apply and be enrolled in New Meridian High School. Students using the nursery must also take two semesters of the teen parenting class at CDC. Since the nursery can keep babies up to 18 months, some students may continue to use the nursery after they have completed the class.
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Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
WIC provides supplemental foods, healthcare referrals, nutrition education, and breastfeeding promotion and support to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.
Weld County
4209 County Rd. 24 1/2 Rd
Longmont, CO – 80504
Boulder County
529 Coffman Street, Suite 200
Longmont, CO – 80501
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El Comite
455 Kimbark St, Longmont 303-651-6125
Services for Latino community members including advocacy, outreach, case management and consultation.

Immigrant Legal Center of Boulder County
948 North St., #8, Boulder, Co 303-444-1522
Provides access to reliable legal services for the immigrant community. Can help with questions regarding immigration, legal concerns, citizenship and naturalization.

Intercambio de Communicades
515 Kimbark St, Ste 107 Longmont, CO 80501 P: 303-776-7070
Provides services to help bring communities together. Believe that communities are stronger when everyone can communicate, and it starts with language. Many classes available for English language, financial literacy, citizenship, computer literacy and more.

Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition
The Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition (CIRC) is a statewide, membership-based coalition of immigrant, faith, labor, youth, community, business and ally organizations founded in 2002 to improve the lives of immigrants and refugees by making Colorado a more welcoming, immigrant-friendly state.
CIRC achieves this mission through non-partisan civic engagement, public education, and advocating for workable, fair and humane immigration policies.

General Information and Legal Support for DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals)
U.S Department of Education Youth Resource Guide for DACA
U.S. Department of Homeland Security website for DACA
NACAC (National Association of College Admissions Counselors – Advising Students without Documentation

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