Social Groups in Central Jersey

ComeOUT&Play (COP)
The Pride Center of NJ, 85 Raritan Avenue, Suite 100Highland Park, NJ 08904

Email: standup4equality@gmail.com
Website: https://www.pridecenter.org/programs

A social networking group for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered 20-30-somethings in New Jersey. Meets every first and third Tuesday of each month from 7:00PM-9:30PM.


LGBTQ Support and Social Group USA
North Branch County Library, 65 Halsted Street Clinton NJ 08809

Contact: Matthew Loscialo
Email: matthewl@student.fdu.edu
Website: https://lgbtqsupportandsocialgroupusa.com/

Open to gay and lesbian teens, adults, their friends, parents, and family members. No membership fee to come to meetings and there are movie nights at the library.


Monmouth University LGBT Older Adult Project
400 Cedar Avenue West Long Branch, NJ 07764-1898

Phone: 732-571-3400
Email: lkelly@monmouth.edu
Website: http://www.monmouth.edu/school-of-nursing-health/lgbt-older-adult-project.aspx

A joint initiative of the School of Social Work and the Marjorie K. Unterberg School of Nursing and Health Studies, seeks to improve the quality of life of older LGBT adults through education and awareness programs, advocacy, and providing social activities for LGBT older adults, caregivers and their friends. The project accomplishes these goals not by replicating existing services available through mainstream agencies but through the provision of technical assistance and training opportunities and by advocating for legislation which positively impacts the lives of older LGBT adults.


Pride Center Writers Group
Pride Center of NJ, 85 Raritan Avenue, Suite 100, Highland Park, NJ 08904

Email: daphnekanellopoulos@gmail.com
Website: https://www.pridecenter.org/activities-arts-and-culture

Creative writing and discussion group. Creative writing and discussion group. All adults (18 and over), genders and orientations welcome.


The Special Needs Alliance for Pride (SNAP)
The Arc Mercer, Inc., 180 Ewingville Road, Ewing, NJ 08638

Contact: SnapClub@arcmercer.org
Email: SnapClub@arcmercer.org
Website: https://arcmercer.org/community-based-services/special-needs-alliance-pride-snap

Supports integration of people with special needs people who identify as LGBTQ into the broader LGBTQ community, and thereby prevents their isolation.




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