LGBTQ Youth Space

452 S 1st St., San Jose, CA 95113
(408) 343-7940

Drop-in center and mental health Services for (LGBTQQ) and allies age 13-25 who live in Santa Clara County.

Drop-in Center

  • Open M-F 3-9pm
  • free snacks
  • internet access
  • video games
  • safe sex supplies/condoms
  • art workshops
  • field trips
  • activism and leadership opportunities
  • volunteer opportunities
  • resource referrals
  • online chat groups


  • Trans Youth Support Group Mondays 5pm-6pm
  • LGBTQQ Youth Support Group Wednesdays 4:30pm-5:30pm
  • ShOut! Youth Activism Wednesdays 6pm-7pm


  • Movie Nights Thursdays 5pm-7pm
  • Youth Events Committee Tuesdays 5pm-6pm
  • Open mic nights
  • Dances

Mental Health Services (call for appointment)

  • Transition Counseling
  • Drop-In Counseling
  • Individual Counseling
  • Case Management
  • Psychiatry

Medical Services

  • Monthly health van visits from Lucille Packard Foundation one Thursday a month. Call YouthSpace to make an appointment. Services include:
    • Comprehensive treatment, including immunizations
    • Complete physical exams
    • Acute illness and injury care
    • Sexually transmitted disease testing and treatment
    • HIV counseling and testing
    • Health education
    • Social services assessment and assistance
    • Referrals to community partners and agencies
    • Substance abuse counseling and referral
    • Risk behavior reduction counseling
    • Nutrition counseling
    • Pregnancy tests
    • Pelvic exams
    • Family planning
  • Referrals available to other medical providers for those who have health insurance

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