National Programs

Join COLAGE for a day of empowerment and community building at our National Programming gatherings. For over 20 years COLAGE has been supporting youth in LGBTQ families. Our national team invites you to attend our exceptional national programs twice a year. The weekend long programming includes – youth workshops ages 8-18, adult COLAGEr gatherings, COLAGE panel discussion (that is open to all), and parent networking gatherings.

Interested in having us come to your city? Just send us an email and we will see if it is possible.

Upcoming Events

Saturday September 10, 2016 – COLAGE at Family Weekend in Atlanta
COLAGE will be partnering with Family Equality Council to provide programming for people with LGBTQ parents at Family Weekend in Atlanta, Georgia on the night of Saturday September 10th! For more information please email

Sunday, September 25th – COLAGE Queer Family Kickback
September 25th 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Join COLAGE for an evening of family fun and activities! All ages Welcome. For more information contact

Saturday October 29, 2016 – COLAGE in Charlotte, North Carolina
Come out to connect with others in our LGBTQ community with an emphasis on supporting, building, strengthening, and inspiring one another in our collective struggle for equity and liberation.
Workshops and spaces open for:

Saturday October 29th, 2016 – COLAGE Partners with Philly Family Pride for Family Matters Conference
COLAGE will be providing all day programming and teen panel prep for those ages 7-18. Register for Philly Family Pride today! For more information email

Previous National Retreats

Spring 2016- New York City, March 12-13

Fall 2015- South Florida, October 18th 2015

Spring 2015-Boston, March 6th, 2015

Fall 2014-NYC October 18th, 2014

Spring 2014- Los Angeles April 12th, 2014

Fall 2013- NYC October 12th-13th, 2013


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