Still Standing

A new 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

May
26
Fri
11:00 am Sitting Tai Chi @ GRIOT Circle
Sitting Tai Chi @ GRIOT Circle
May 26 @ 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
May 26 @ 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…
2:00 pm Woodcarving @ GRIOT Circle
Woodcarving @ GRIOT Circle
May 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Woodcarving @ GRIOT Circle | New York | United States
  Learn the fine art of woodcarving from a seasoned pro. No experience necessary. Woodcarving tools are provided. Contact GRIOT at 718-246-2775 to learn more or to join This is a free program
May
29
Mon
12:30 pm Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
May 29 @ 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…
2:00 pm Book Club @ Griot Circle
Book Club @ Griot Circle
May 29 @ 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…
May
30
Tue
11:00 am Spanish 101 @ GRIOT Circle
Spanish 101 @ GRIOT Circle
May 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spanish 101 @ GRIOT Circle | New York | United States
Spanish 101 Learn introductory Spanish with a native Spanish speaker. Fun-filled lessons will include grammar, speech, and writing skills. Free!!! To join contact GRIOT @ 718-246-2775

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.com