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Community Minute: Transitional housing for LGBTQ youth in D.C.

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Wanda Alston Foundation is a transitional housing program for LGBTQ youth, ages 16-24, who are at-risk for becoming or are already homeless. The foundation provides a place to live, counseling, case management, job training, and support services for these individuals. In addition to this, the organization advocates in the community for additional LGBTQ youth resources and help raise the awareness of LGBTQ homelessness in the District of Columbia. The foundation works with other organizations through Capacity Building Assistance initiatives to help create effective and efficient services for the LGBTQ community.

For more information, contact:
The Wanda Alston Foundation
300 New Jersey NW, Suite 900
Washington, DC 20001

Support for the WAMU 88.5 Community Minute is provided by the Meyer Foundation.


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