The Stafford House is safe space “drop-in” center for youth of alternative lifestyles, who are looking for a place where they feel a sense of belonging at times when they are most vulnerable to community discrimination and alienation.

The Stafford House provides a space where youth can meet and discuss life issues, which will give them the necessary tools to be empowered. The space provides support for life skills development by offering a computer lab, resource area, and various workshops. Fun and social activities provided weekly include; movie night, karaoke, kickball, softball, games nights and many other daily activities.

The Stafford House also provides a space for support groups such as:

  • Connector.

    Latidos:

    is a Spanish speaking men’s HIV+ support group that meets once a month
    facilitated by Lester Burgos

  • Connector.

    ReStart:

    is a Men’s HIV+ support group that meets twice a month
    facilitated by Stephen Adonna from Hope and Help.

  • Connector.

    Spectrum:

    is a nonbinary support group that meets once a month
    facilitated by Sebastian

  • Connector.

    Willow:

    is a Women’s HIV+ support group that meets once a month
    facilitated by Seantel Jarrett