New Partner: Odyssey Family Counseling


Odyssey Family Counseling Center is a community-based nonprofit organization that provides mental health and substance abuse treatment as well as prevention and education services to individuals and families. Their team of licensed therapists specialize in a variety of mental health concerns and represent a range of disciplines.

Odyssey Family Counseling Center is a partner in the Black Health Empowerment Initiative, funded by a research grant focusing on 18+ LGBTQ African Americans. BHEI is a multidisciplinary program that provides strengths-based tools to increase understanding of how mental and physical health affect overall wellness. Here are some of the benefits of the program:

Individual counseling

Support group

Substance use education and treatment

Compensation (meals and transportation vouchers)

Linkages and referrals to HIV, Hepatitis, and STI testing and treatment as well as PReP education and treatment

All services are confidential, safe, and at no cost.

To follow along with the BHEI, check out their Facebook & Twitter.

Story By: Sophie Duncan