Welcome to Oasis Youth Center!
Thank you for visiting Oasis Youth Center, located in Tacoma, WA.  Our mission is to transform the lives of queer youth by creating a safe place to learn, connect, and thrive.  Oasis envisions a world in which queer youth are valued in the community as strong, creative leaders. Oasis is a youth-adult partnership in which young people and adults come together for shared teaching, learning and action. Oasis is fiscally sponsored by the Pierce County AIDS Foundation.

This Week at Oasis...

Thursday Oct 16th: 
Drop-In hours from 4-10pm
Dinner & Check-In at 6 pm. 
Free HIV testing onsite from 5-7 pm.
Out & Loud Choir Meeting 6:15 p.m.
Do you love to sing and perform? Join the Oasis Out & Loud Choir this Thursday evening to plan for our winter performances!

Friday Oct 17th:
Drop-In hours from 4-10pm
O.P.E.N.! - Online Dating 101 7 p.m.
We know you're online dating. It's 2014 - who isn't? Come for some real talk on identity, language, and safety in the cyber world of hooking up this Friday with O.P.E.N.! and Prevention.

Saturday Oct 18th:
Seattle Women's Chorus - Noon
If you signed up to go to the Seattle Women's Chorus on the plush bus, please be at Oasis at Noon.  We will return around 5pm.
Drop-In hours from 6 pm - Midnight
Street Yoga - 6:30-7:30 pm

Monday Oct 20th:
Center Open 5-8:30 pm
Peer Leader Training 6:30 - 8pm
The Leadership Summit is just a month away! Peer Leaders, come together this Monday evening for a training in summit and leadership expectations. This is also a great opportunity to build connections that will help you to support one another at camp!

Vist Oasis... Oasis is located at the The O.R.C., located at 2215 Pacific Avenue in downtown Tacoma, WA. Accessible bus routes: 1, 41, 42, 53, 102, 400, 500, 501. If you are riding the Tacoma Link Light Rail, get off at Union Station and walk to 22nd. 

Oasis drop-in hours are for LGBTQ youth ages 14-24: Mondays (5:30-8:30 for leadership development); Thursdays and Fridays (4-10 pm); Saturdays (6-Midnight).

Oasis Youth Center at The O.R.C.

Oasis and the Rainbow Center are now co-located in downtown Tacoma. 
Visit our Campaign website to find out more information about how you can be involved: www.orctacoma.org