Ask Allie!
~ For GLBT and Questioning Teens: Answers to YOUR questions about healthy relationships ~
About This Site

Ask Allie! is an online education and outreach service of Hatch Youth program at the Montrose Center in Houston, Texas for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or questioning youth and allies.

About Allie

“Allie” is a social worker licensed in the state of Texas with 7 years of experience providing education, counseling and advocacy regarding sexual assault, domestic violence and hate crimes.  As an employee of the Montrose Center, she regularly conducts workshops throughout Houston, TX for youth and adults about violence prevention, dating and healthy relationships, and coming out issues; and works directly with persons who have become targets of violent crime and abuse. For this reason, Allie’s identity is confidential on this public site.

Attention Visitors:

This site is intended for teens who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or questioning. Questions and comments with clearly adult subject matter will not be approved or responded to. Answers to posted questions are intended for informational purposes only and should not be construed as therapeutic, legal or medical advice. Please contact a mental health, medical or legal professional before taking action based on information offered on this site. Visit our Get Help Now! page for listings of local and national GLBT resources. If you are in immediate danger, please call 911.

All questions and comments must be approved by the site administrators for relevance and appropriateness before posting.  User content may be edited or deleted at any time for any reason.  Any identifying information such as name, age, location, contact information, situational/relational identifiers, and physical descriptions will be omitted from all posts.

Website usage may be monitored by your parents and/or partner. It is not possible to completely clear a computer of information. If you feel that knowledge of you viewing this site would place you in danger, please do so only from a safe computer.

This site may have links and pointers to other websites. These are provided for information. We are not responsible for any content not displayed directly on the Ask Allie! web site.