Still Standing

An HIV initiative focusing on the lives of elder people of color living with HIV or at risk.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Learn About Us

GRIOT Circle is a community-based organization that addresses the needs of older lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people of color.

Upcoming Events

Jun
21
Thu
12:30 pm Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Jun 21 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle | New York | United States
Each week GRIOT provides a free healthy and nutritious lunch for seniors. Monday through Friday, from 12:30-1:30 pm. As a service provided through DFTA (Department For the Aging) a hot lunch along with a beverage…
3:00 pm Women’s Group @ GRIOT Circle
Women’s Group @ GRIOT Circle
Jun 21 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Are you interested in meeting other lesbian and bisexual women with similar interests or sharing your concerns with other women in a safe and supportive environment? GRIOT offers a robust array of activities and support groups…
Jun
22
Fri
11:00 am Sitting Tai Chi @ GRIOT Circle
Sitting Tai Chi @ GRIOT Circle
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Dr. Mzuri Hudson brings her 35 years of experience of using holistic health to GRIOT. Sitting Tai Chi for Older Adults will help those with arthritis and other ailments that prevent full movement. Designed for all…
12:30 pm Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Jun 22 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle | New York | United States
Each week GRIOT provides a free healthy and nutritious lunch for seniors. Monday through Friday, from 12:30-1:30 pm. As a service provided through DFTA (Department For the Aging) a hot lunch along with a beverage…
Jun
25
Mon
2:00 pm Book Club @ Griot Circle
Book Club @ Griot Circle
Jun 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The GRIOT Circle Book Club meets weekly to discuss the chosen book and to share insights. The Book Club gives our members a way to share and create avenues for friendship and socialization. The books…
Jun
27
Wed
2:00 pm Men’s HIV 50+ Support Group @ GRIOT Circle
Men’s HIV 50+ Support Group @ GRIOT Circle
Jun 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A support group for older male survivors of HIV to discuss their unique issues in a safe space. This group meets on Wednesdays from 2-4 pm with a group facilitator. All activities are confidential and…

Join Us

GRIOT Circle provides educational and informational forums, referrals to social service providers, case management, social outreach and Buddy 2 Buddy Peer Caregiving Program. In partnership with SAGE, we provide health and fitness programs, spiritual wellness, computer training.

Support Us

Since 1996, GRIOT Circle has provided a welcoming space, culturally sensitive services, and member-centered programming that affirm the lives of LGBTQ elders of color. Much of this is made possible because of our generous supporters.

Contact Us
25 Flatbush Avenue, 5th Floor Brooklyn, NY 11217
Phone: (718) 246-2775    Email: Reunion@griotcircle.org