For Youth  (Ages 13-21)

Hetrick-Martin Institute provides free year-round programs and services for LGTBQ youth and allies ages 13-21 at our permanent locations in New York City, and Newark, NJ. We also help organize and produce youth events throughout New York City and New Jersey. Both regular programs and special events are listed in our Youth Calender, which is updated weekly.


  • Arts and Culture
  • Health and Wellness
  • Academic Enrichment
  • Job Readiness


  • Counseling and Case Management
  • Onsite Pantry
  • Dinner every night
  • Referrals to External Services

Special Events

  • Newark Pride
  • Youth Summit
  • Field Trips
  • Holiday Celebrations
  • Birthday Celebrations
  • LGBTQ History Events