Community groups

Community Groups

In partnership with the LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland and the members of our community, we have been able to provide a wide variety of programming throughout the week, here at The Center.

Last Monday  6PM - 7:30PM

Bi+ Network

The Cleveland Bisexual+ Network exists to serve and support at large the people who can find themselves on the fringes of both the Straight community and the LGBT+ community with monthly meetings for discussion, as well as additional social outings to create a beautiful, active, and engaged community.

4TH SATURDAY  10:30AM - 12:30PM

Building A Village

Building A Village is a social support group that offer queer parents with children 10 and under with an opportunity to build social connections while their children participate in age-appropriate social programming provided by the Children's Museum of Cleveland

THURSDAYS  5:30pm - 7:30pm

Grief Counseling Group

Losing a spouse, partner, child, parent, sibling, or friend can deeply impact our lives. After experiencing the loss of a loved one, many people find hope and support by sharing their story in the safe atmosphere of a support group.

EVERY 2ND & 4TH THURSDAY  6:00pm - 7:30pm


In partnership with NAMI Greater Cleveland, we are hosting a peer-facilitated mental health support group for LGBTQ individuals (ages 18+). This group aims to provide a safe, non-judgmental space for support as we look at the intersection of identity and mental health.

2nd thursday   6:30PM - 7:45PM

Lavender Café

Lavender Café is a social support group that welcomes ALL lesbians, bi and pansexual woman-identified queer people. This includes trans and nonbinary members of the LGBTQ community anywhere in their coming out journeys. For individuals ages 18+

4th Saturday  12:30PM - 1:45PM

Out, Proud, and Pagan

Out, Proud, and Pagan aims are to grow the understanding of what it means to be Queer and Pagan. Come and share you journey, experience new rituals, gain understanding, and enjoy yourself, as we all explore the intersection of our sexuality and magick practice.

Rainbow Social (1080 x 580 px) (1)
Various times  


A space for sharing talents, activities, games, interests, and laughter.  A way to socialize and meet up with friends, in a comfortable safe space, to share interest or new interest together in a community. Fun activities include: social gatherings, museums, theater, chili cook-offs, board games, bowling, etc. Open to LGBT+ community 30 and up!

Wednesdays & Fridays  6:30PM - 7:30PM

Smart Recovery

SMART Recovery’s 4-Point Program is the organization’s flagship secular program serving those with an addictive behavior, including both substance and activity/process addictions. For more information, contact Ryan Thomason at (706) 459-7594 or by clicking the button below.

3rd Saturday  12:30PM - 1:30PM

Spectrum Saturdays

A peer-guided discussion group for trans and non-binary individuals on the Autism spectrum ages 16 and older. Every month we'll be exploring our identities and expressing our authentic selves through no-pressure conversation and creativity. Currently meeting virtually on a drop-in basis.

4th Saturday  11AM - 1:30PM


TransFamily is a drop-in based support group for trans-identified individuals or allies. For more info regarding the group, please call (216) 302-8499 or click the button below.

Wednesdays  6PM - 7PM

LGBT Veterans Group

The LGBT Veterans Group is a drop-in based group currently meeting at The Center, featuring weekly discussion for LGBTQ+ veterans. If interested in receiving more information, click the button below.

Feb. - May    various times

LGBTQ+ Church Hurt Group

The LGBTQ+ Church Hurt Group is a partnership between the LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland and clergy from the Episcopal Diocese of Ohio. The group is open to any LGBTQ+ identifying person who is religious, spiritual, nonreligious, as well as those who love the traditions of their faith, but are afraid to make a home in organized religion. To learn more and/or to register, click the button below.

6705 Detroit Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44102

(216) 651-5428

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: Closed (4th Saturday 10 AM - 2PM)



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