Coalition Steering Committee

Thank you for your interest in becoming a steering committee member with the Safe Out LGBTQ Youth Coalition!

We’re looking for individuals who are committed to supporting health of our LGBTQ youth and young adults, as well as the growth, development, and sustainability of the Coalition. For any questions, please email

We’re currently recruiting for the following committees:

  • Alcohol/Marijuana Prevention Committee:
    • Delivering prevention education activities
    • Creating drug/alcohol free events and activities
    • Addressing community norms to reduce and prevent youth marijuana use, binge drinking, and forms of excessive alcohol use
  • Opioid Prevention Committee:
    • Raising awareness about opioid abuse within the LGBTQ community through our new Flip the Script Campaign
  • Suicide Prevention Committee:
    • Increasing capacity within the community to recognize signs of suicide and connect others to help
    • Increasing mental health awareness among LGBTQ youth
    • Supporting organizations in increasing access to care for LGBTQ individuals
  • Coalition Sustainability + Logistics Committee:
    • Supporting logistics (e.g. minutes, agendas, communications; running meetings)
    • Community outreach; member recruitment and retention
    • Advocacy to support Coalition sustainability