Teaming up.

Hello everyone! We are partnering with The Q Austin, a part of Vivent Health. To help with brainstorming and putting on events with them. 

Here is their insta Their bio says, “The Q Austin mobilizes gay, bi, queer, trans, and non-binary individuals to build a safe & affirming community.πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆπŸ³οΈβ€βš§οΈ A program of Vivent Health” . 

Their group Q Austin Core group is open to the queer community ages 18-35:  “If you are interested in making new LGBTQIA+ friends, brainstorming fun social events, and advocating for the Texas queer community, then come to Core Group!…  There is always free food, icebreakers, and fun games while we plan future campaigns and events!”

Their next meeting is Wednesday, March 20th, @6:30p @ 104 E Highland Mall Blvd, STE 100, Austin, TX 78752. Please DM them ahead of time, via Instagram to let them know you are coming 😁

 A little bit about Vivent Health  ->  is similar to the Kind Clinic with additional resources.. As they are a national program . The following services They provide.

Behavioral & Mental Healthcare.  

Case Management 

Housing services 

Food Pantry 

Nutrition Services 

Substance Abuse Treatment 

Dental/Medical Care 


HIV/ STI testing 

Lifepoint Needle Exchange

They have been around since 1985. Originally as the Aids Resource Center of Wisconsin. In 1987 they branched out to Austin as well.

Chinese New Year at OMG Squee

]On 2/17/24 Members of our group attended the Chinese New year event at OMG Squee. it was very interesting seeing crafters and groups from the Asian community, with their products for sale. AAAFF was advertising there Asian American Queer prom . The main event was the Dragon dance and New years celebration.

Picture of the white Dragons head, sitting on a picnic table
Photo by @tietoons on X and insta!
Chinese New year Celebration @ OMG Squee Video by @tietoons on X and insta!

The dragon dance was fun to watch along with the drums performance.

Looking at the drums setup
Q-A [Quartzy-Amethyst] Photo of Drum setup at OMG Squee.

I would like to think the following people for contributing photos from this event

Juice’s socials are juice.tex on insta. dadmondmiles on X. on mastadon

Tietoons socials are on tietoons on Insta and tietoons on X.

Q-A [Quartzy-Amethyst] to be updated soon!