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

Jan
24
Wed
12:30 pm Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Jan 24 @ 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
Jan 24 @ 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…
Jan
25
Thu
11:00 am Chair Zumba @ GRIOT Circle
Chair Zumba @ GRIOT Circle
Jan 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Chair Zumba @ GRIOT Circle | New York | United States
Chair Zumba Thursdays 11-12 One of GRIOT’s most popular programs! Get in shape with this fun new program that is designed for all fitness levels. Instructed by Marisol Ramirez, you’ll feel your best after each…
12:30 pm Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Griot Lunch Program @ Griot Circle
Jan 25 @ 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
Jan 25 @ 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.…
3:00 pm Women’s Group @ GRIOT Circle
Women’s Group @ GRIOT Circle
Jan 25 @ 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…

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: Cathlene@griotcircle.org