Video Profile: Youth Pride, Inc.

Youth Pride, Inc. (YPI)
Prevention Focus:
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning (LGBTQ) youth and young adults, advocacy, support and empowerment

In this video, Providing LGBTQQ Youth a Safe Space & Promoting Health and Well-Being in RI, YPI youth and staff explain what makes YPI an important and innovative organization in Rhode Island and how YPI promotes health and well-being for LGBTQ youth.

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Image courtesy of: Ryan P Clarke Photography

View the video or learn more about YPI and their programs. See more videos created by and about YPI youth.

Working with LGBTQ populations and prevention: RESOURCES

LGBTQ Basics

Definitions of Key Terms

Answers to Your Questions: About Transgender People, Gender Identity, and Gender Expression

Schools & Bullying

5 Easy Steps to a Safe School

LGBT-Inclusive School Checklist

LGBTQ Issues In Schools Online Workshop

School Safety Assessment Tool

Supporting a Gay/Straight Alliance

Zero Indifference: A Guide to Stop Name-Calling & Bullying

Substance Abuse Prevention & Mental Health Promotion

LGBTQ Youth & Substance Abuse Fact Sheet

LGBT Mental Health and Substance Abuse Data and Educational Resources

Toward Comprehensive Inclusion: Addressing the needs of Rhode Island’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth

BH Link

In the event of a mental health or substance use crisis, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Bilingual support and medications to assist with recovery are available.

401.414.LINK (5465)