LEADING THE WAY FOR
For More Than 35 Years, Hetrick-Martin Institute has put into action our core belief, that all young people — regardless of sexual orientation or identity — deserve a safe and supportive environment in which to thrive. In creating that safe haven, the cycle of neglect, abuse, and violence experienced by many at-risk lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth because of their sexual orientation, stops at our doors.
Through a comprehensive package of direct services and referrals, Hetrick-Martin seeks to foster healthy youth development. HMI's staff promotes excellence in the delivery of youth services and uses its expertise to create innovative programs that other organizations may use as models.
HMI Supports At-Risk LGBTQ Youth Through Four Distinct Areas: