• It's Giving Week 2017!

    Let's face it - our youth need us! If you believe the teens in your community deserve to receive the social-emotional support that they need to thrive, donate today.

    Donate Now!
    It's Giving Week 2017!
  • Celebrate and Support ACS on May 10th!

    Come hear about ACS' new and exciting opportunities at our annual spring fundraiser, SPRING FOR SUPPORT!

    Reserve Your Seat!

    The Peninsula's favorite party supporting LGBTQ+ youth is celebrating 20 years of service to the community! Join us on October 6, 2017 from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM at the Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto.

  • ACS Is There

    Safe - Supportive - High Quality Care

  • Supporting and empowering LGBTQQ youth

    Outlet: A Program of ACS

    Support groups, education, consultations, leadership development & advocacy

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  • ACS is a community partner

    Stay informed with our educational resources, like '99 Tips for Talking with Your Teenager' and UNIQUE Workshops

    Community Education 99 Tips
  • Text 'BAY' to 741741 for free, confidential support 24/7

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    Text 'BAY' to 741741 for free, confidential support 24/7
  • ACS is a resource

    Stay up to date on the latest trends in youth mental and emotional health with our blog

  • ACS is responsible

    ACS received 4 stars from Charity Navigator for demonstrating our strong financial health and our commitment to accountability and transparency

    Read More Here
On-Campus Counseling

On-Campus Counseling

Free individual & group counseling during school hours to teens and their families at secondary schools in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties

Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment

Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment

Assessment and outpatient treatment services for teens struggling with substance abuse and/or addiction

Community Counseling

Community Counseling

Affordable counseling and psychotherapy during afternoons and evenings for teens and their families in and around the greater Silicon Valley community



Outlet empowers Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQQ) youth and builds safe and accepting communities through support, education, and advocacy