Counseling Services Offers: 

  • LGBTQ+-affirming care for LGBTQ+ individuals, families, and allies ages 13+;
  • Provides support for:
    • Sexual orientation 
    • Gender identity/expression 
    • Coming out
    • Relationship and couple issues
    • Family and parenting issues
    • Healing from trauma and abuse
    • Depression and anxiety
    • Addictions and recovery
    • Living with HIV and other chronic illness
  • Flexibility in scheduling, including weeknights and weekends 

Case Management Services Offers:

  • Referrals and coordination to LGBTQ+-affirming medical and mental health providers;
  • Advocacy and support in locating and securing stable housing; 
  • Support in securing stable employment/education; 
  • Advocacy and support in navigating and obtaining benefits and other public assistance; 
  • LGBTQ+- specific health education information; 
  • HIV/AIDS specific health education and information; 
  • Substance use/abuse specific health education and information, including harm-reduction; 

Location and Appointments: 

Counseling and Case Management Services are offered at the Pride Center: 332 Hudson Ave, Albany, NY. 

Appointments can be made by contacting

Jen Maley-Wheeler, LMSW at 518.462.6138 ext. 13 or via e-mail at