Monthly LGBTQ Support Groups

Eshel hosts monthly support groups in several areas. Whether you identify as LGBTQ, Orthodox, Ortho-curious, formerly Orthodox, or as parents of LGBTQ children, you are welcome to attend. These groups are welcoming, intimate, and strictly confidential.

orthodox-lgbtq-support-group-meetupIn-Person Groups:

New York City, NY
Baltimore, MD Next Meeting: April 3, 2017
Philadelphia, PA Next Meeting: April 5, 2017

Phone Groups:

Parents of LGBTQ Children
Parents of Trans Children

New York Meetup (Monthly)

Please join us! All in attendance will have the opportunity to mingle and engage in peer-led discussion in a casual and confidential environment.

Eshel Office c/o Makom Hadash
125 Maiden Lane Suite 8B
New York, NY 10038

When: Third Thursday of Every Month (check website for any changes)
7:15 – 9:15 p.m.

Refreshments served!

Baltimore Meetup (Monthly)

Get together with our Baltimore/DC Eshel family. Join us in this intimate, confidential setting to meet others like yourself, in the extended Eshel network. The Baltimore meetup is cohosted by JQ Baltimore.

Please complete this contact form for details on the location. Info will be sent just before the event.

When: First Monday of Every Month (check website for any changes)
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Refreshments served!

Philadelphia Meetup (Monthly)

Get together with our Philadelphia Eshel family. Join us in a small private gathering for people who identify as LGBT and are Orthodox, Ortho-curious or formerly Orthodox. It is also for parents of LGBT people who live within Orthodox communities and struggle with their child’s sexual orientation or gender identity.

William Way LGBT Community Center
1315 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

When: First Wednesday of Every Month (check website for any changes)
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Refreshments served!