About The Santa Marta Center
The Santa Marta Center is Comprehensive support and emergency shelter program for queer youth in El Salvador facing homelessness, forced displacement and violence
To welcome and provide immediate, comprehensive, and warm care to LGBTIQ+ young adults facing violence, homelessness and deportation.
To be a center of attention, community, inclusion, and prosperity that promotes the rights for LGBTIQ+ youth, and to contribute to ending the cycle of violence and the social construction of hatred against sexual diversity.
“I am learning to let go and heal. I have been able to heal because
of the experiences I’ve had here.”
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