What we're about

Please note that METRO offers programs, services, groups and meet ups for anyone who identifies as LGBTQ+ community and allies, primarily focused on those living here in the Tampa Bay community (Hillsborough, Pasco, and Pinellas county).

Established in 1993, Metro Inclusive Health is a 501(c)(3) organization that provides quality health and wellness services that are inclusive, relevant, supportive and represent the lifetime continuum of the diverse people in our community.

With active community center locations throughout the Tampa Bay area, the centers provide premier comprehensive medical and social services.

This includes HIV services and medical care, social activities, classes, support groups, counseling, health and fitness programs, behavioral health services, and more.

We strive to promote a healthy environment for all and foster diversity within the community as a whole, regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or economic status.
https://www.metrotampabay.org/community/lgbtq-community-programming/

If you have any questions you can contact LGBT@MetroTampaBay.org

Upcoming events (4+)

Free Community Yoga

Metro Inclusive Health

Yoga | Every Monday at 6PM | No Cost (Donation suggested)

Calm the mind, energize the body, and awaken the spirit in our virtual yoga classes for all experience levels. Our weekly yoga sessions with Dr. Ronald Porter in the METRO St. Pete Grand Hall enhance your overall wellness and connect you to our local community.

Bring your own mat!

Hosted by Dr. Ronald Porter

To register for FREE:

https://www.metrotampabay.org/community/virtual-programs/

Young Adult Socials (YAS!!!) - IN-PERSON

METRO LGBTQ Welcome Center

Looking to meet other LGBTQ+ folks ages 18 and older? Look no further!

Check out this meetup! COVID precautions are taken for in-person groups, with: everyone screened for symptoms, limited participants, social distancing, and mandatory masks. Join us to play games, make new friends, and share conversation.

Date & Time:
1st Tuesdays – 6-8PM – ONLINE
3rd Tuesday – 6-8PM – St Pete LGBT Welcome Center 2227 Central Ave St. Pete, FL[masked]th Tuesday – 6-8PM – Tampa Metro Youth Center 907 E 12th Ave Tampa, FL 33605

Be sure to join our Facebook group to stay up to date on upcoming events: https://www.facebook.com/groups/18to29LGBTQ/

Register at https://www.metrotampabay.org/community/lgbtq-community-programming/virtual-programs/

Youth Hangouts

Needs a location

METRO Youth Programs are weekly supportive, safe spaces for LGBTQ+ and allied youth, ages 13-17, to express their personal experiences, stories, and identities. Youth are encouraged to learn more about the community, share their stories, find support through each other, learn new skills, and more. People of all gender expressions, identities, and sexual orientations are welcome!

Programs occur both at our Tampa and St. Pete locations Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-7:30pm.

To officially register, visit: https://www.metrotampabay.org/community/lgbtq-community-programming/ or contact one of our youth facilitators at [masked]

Inclusive Career Fair

2105 N Nebraska Ave

#### Looking for a new career? Need a change?

After a year hiatus, Metro Inclusive Health is pleased to announce the return of its highly popular career fair, Wednesday, May 18th at 10am.

Come dressed to impress and with your most updated resume! Meet with some of the Bay area’s top welcoming and inclusive companies including Raymond James, Amazon and Grow Financial, looking to hire great candidates just like you!

This year’s event takes place at METRO’s new Grand Hall inside the recently restored historic German American Club in Ybor City, 2105 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33602.(link to: https://goo.gl/maps/JCBM8VTjEBPUkSF77 )

Space is limited, so attendees are encouraged to register online now to hold their place.

Register Here! (link to: https://www.metrotampabay.org/events/career-fair/ )

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