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Broadway Youth Center

Broadway Youth Center

Howard Brown Health Center

Health services, counseling, and other supportive services for LGBTQ youth and young adults ages 12-24.

Services Offered

Pregnancy Testing • PrEP • Birth Control • STI Testing • HIV Testing • Counseling • Laundry • Showers • Ged • Clothing • Lgbt Services • STD Treatment • Hormone Therapy • Food • Drop In Center


The Broadway Youth Center offers comprehensive services to LGBTQ youth and young adults. Health services include:

-HIV and STI testing and treatment
-Pregnancy testing
-Birth control and family planning
-Gender-affirming hormone therapy
-Flu/cold season care
-Health insurance enrollment assistance

Other services include:

-Referral to housing and shelter, employment assistance, identification needs, and basic needs
-Safe space for homeless LGBTQ youth
-Clothing vouchers
-Food assistance
-GED program
-High school and college tutoring
-College application assistance
-Peer Advocate Project
-Discussion groups

See the web site for program details.


4009 N. Broadway St., Chicago, IL 60613 41.9549894 -87.6504745

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


-There is no fee for drop in services.
-Counseling and health services are provided on a sliding scale basis for those without insurance. Howard Brown accepts most Medicaid and private insurance plans. No one will be refused service due to inability to pay.


  • This service is free
  • Services provided on a sliding scale
  • Medicaid accepted
  • Private insurance accepted


  • Children accepted
  • Teens accepted

How to Apply

Health services are provided on a walk in basis only: no appointments are accepted. You must arrive at least one hour prior to clinic closing time. The clinic is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 12:00pm-8:00pm. Please bring your insurance card, if you have one.

Counseling is offered on a drop-in basis Monday from 11:00am-2:00pm, and Thursday and Friday from 12:00pm-1:00pm. Counseling is also available by appointment. Please call 773-935-3151 to schedule an appointment.

Drop in services are available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 9:00am-3:00pm. See the web site for details, or call 773-299-7624 for more information.

Educational and Vocational Services are available by appointment Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 11:00am-3:00pm and Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 5:00pm-7:00pm. Call 773-299-7601 to schedule an appointment.