Meet open minds in an open space

The Door’s members are truly diverse – black, Asian, Latino, gay, straight, immigrant, in foster care, out-of-school or out-of-work, our young people represent a true slice of New York City life. We take pride in that diversity and we aim to reflect it in all of our programs.

In addition to health, legal, education, counseling and career services, The Door offers programming and services geared towards our Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, or Questioning (LGBTQ) members, including:

Counseling Services

  • Individual and group counseling
  • Crisis counseling
  • Creative arts therapy
  • Skittelz discussion group hosted by our peer educators, email kking@door.org for password info
  • Individual counseling by referral only

Learn more about The Door’s counseling programs.

Recreational and Leadership Development Activities

  • Film screenings
  • Speakers
  • Sexual health workshops
  • Door-wide Pride month celebration activities and creation of a Door float for the Pride parade

Learn more about The Door’s recreational activities.

Learn more about The Door’s leadership programs.