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

Nov
13
Tue
12:30 pm Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Nov 13 @ 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…
2:30 pm Spanish 101 @ GRIOT Circle
Spanish 101 @ GRIOT Circle
Nov 13 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 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
Nov
14
Wed
12:30 pm Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Nov 14 @ 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 Men’s HIV 50+ Support Group @ GRIOT Circle
Men’s HIV 50+ Support Group @ GRIOT Circle
Nov 14 @ 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…
Nov
15
Thu
12:30 pm Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Nov 15 @ 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…
1:30 pm Crocheting & Knitting Class @ GRIOT Circle
Crocheting & Knitting Class @ GRIOT Circle
Nov 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
GRIOT Circle offers a beginner’s Crotchet and Knitting class each Thursday from 1:30-3. This is a free program offered to the LGBTQ over 50 community. Come and learn a new skill and meet new people.…

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