Free to belong, wherever you stand.
On your own terms. In your own power. When you come through our doors, we hope we can lift some of the world’s weight off your shoulders in one way or another. But when it happens, what form it takes, and who you choose to tell, is completely up to you. As a queer youth, this is your space to be and belong.
KYC's Youth Leadership and Advocacy Teams
Kaleidoscope Youth Center has three leadership and advocacy teams that you can apply to be involved with:
At this time, applications are not open. If you're interested in applying later this year, send us an email to let us know, and we'll make sure to send you the application when it becomes available.
Scholarship Opportunities and Financial Assistance
HASI Community Scholarship
HASI Community scholarships include, but are not limited to, gender affirmation needs, educational scholarships, and community grants focused on leadership/personal development.
Eligibility for this scholarship includes any cis, trans, gender-expansive, non-binary and/or any girl or femme person ages 12-24 who are members of Black, Indigenous, Latin, Asian, Arab, Pacific Islander communities.
Gender Affirmation Project
The Gender Affirmation Project (GAP) provides FREE binders and gaffs to young people up to age 24. Local pick-up, plus national and international shipping options are available.
Binder requests are currently on hold until January 2024. A wait list is available. For more information, click the link below!
Sports Equity Fund
Sports Equity Fund scholarships include, but are not limited to, athletic equipment, team fees or other expenses relating to participation in sports, and other athletic activities.
Eligible athletes include youth 12 - 18 who are participants of K-12 athletics, as well as club sports, recreational teams and classes not affiliated with school athletics.
Free to speak.
Here, young people can talk through their emotions, ask challenging questions, and find someone to listen, understand, and point towards answers.
Free to share.
Art. Music. Cooking. Gaming. Fandom, cosplay, or whatever. If there's an interest to be into, there's a club to join here.
Free to learn.
Being queer means there's even more to know about life. From HIV/STI testing to inclusive sex ed, the facts are here.