Be Yourself. Make Friends. Get Connected to Resources.

The mission of BYC is to make life healthier and happier for young people (12-24) who are transgender, queer, lesbian, bisexual, gay, and especially young people who do not have stable housing. All of our services are for youth, ages 12 to 24. BYC sees anyone, regardless of ability to pay.

To reach BYC, please call 773.388.1600 ext 9

Located at 4009 N. Broadway, BYC provides basic needs assistance, resource advocacy, mental wellness supports, and education/vocational services. We consider ourselves a one-stop shop and try to meet as many needs as possible for the people that we serve. Check out what we offer below and get in touch with us to let us know how we can help you meet your goals.

To prevent the spread of COVID-19, we are providing services using social distancing, over the phone, and online.

In-person Hours of Operation

Broadway Youth Center
4009 N Broadway Ave
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Triple S
2747 W 79th St
Tuesday and Thursday
4 – 6 p.m.

Online and Phone-based Services Hours

773.388.1600 ext 9
BYC@howardbrown.org
Monday – Friday
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Health Services

All bodies are good bodies! We are here to support you in feeling as good as possible and meeting your body/healthcare goals without judgement.

Sexual and Reproductive Health

We can offer services online, through the mail, and in-person. Call us at 773.388.1600 ext 9 or email CharleeK@howardbrown.org to find out more.

Primary Care

We can offer services online, through the mail, and in-person. Call us at 773.388.1600 ext 9 or email us at AshleyT@howardbrown.org to find out more.

Basic Needs Assistance

We have your back and will get you the resources you need.

Resource Advocacy

Drop-in

We can offer services online, through the mail, and in-person. Call us at 773.388.1600 ext 9 or email us at JulioF@howardbrown.org to find out more.

Mental Wellness

Healing Specialists are here to support your mental and emotional health.

We can offer services online or on the phone. Call us at 312-857-8447 or email us at BYC@howardbrown.org to find out more.

Education/Vocational Services

You’re already smart. We help you meet your goals with school and work.

We can offer services online, in person, or on the phone. Call us at 773-388-1600 ext 9 or email us at AdriannaC@howardbrown.org to find out more.

Cultural Programming

The V.O.I.C.E.S. Project

A safe space for transgender and gender nonconforming people to meet, eat, dance, discuss, and build community.

TYRA Online (Trans Youth Resource Advocacy)

TYRA is a weekly Zoom group for trans and gender nonconforming people ages 12 to 29 held every Monday at 5 p.m.

Join us for some quality conversation, meet other people, and have a good time!

Hosted by LeToya & Chris of the V.O.I.C.E.S. Project. Reach out to VOICES@howardbrown.org  for more information

Link: https://zoom.us/j/2232122340?pwd=Nkp1ZndWNFJPd1FmMDdlSTZTSzd5UT09

Triple S – Southside Safe Space

2747 W. 79th.
Tuesday and Thursday
4 – 6 p.m.

Email VOICES@howardbrown.org for more information.

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