WE ARE CURRENTLY TAKING APPLICANTS
OUR APPLICATION PROCESS IS IN TWO PARTS.
THIS FORM GIVES US AN IDEA OF WHO YOU ARE; ONCE WE LOOK IT OVER, SOMEONE WILL REACH OUT TO YOU FOR AN INTERVIEW.
WE TRY TO BE INCLUSIVE HOWEVER, NOT EVERYONE IS A MATCH.
IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT THE GROUP
PLEASE TEXT US AT 917 968 2112
PLEASE FILL IN YOUR FULL NAME BELOW
we do not share your info
Please read below carefully before you apply.
When becoming a member you are agreeing to the rules of conduct set forth by IN TOUCH MEN.
When becoming a member you agree to use all skills gained at ITM for recreational consensual touch only and will not hold INTOUCHMEN or its partners responsible for the misuse of any knowledge gained at our gatherings.
If your application after the review is a fit, we will contact you for a face-to-face interview.
If you are asked to join, this application will act as an agreement to our club rules by you.
Please know this application acts as a signed waiver stating you have read and agree to our rules of conduct.
INTOUCHMEN WILL NOT SHARE YOUR INFORMATION WITH ANY OUTSIDE PARTIES.
We teach and learn a lot from each other; however, INTOUCHMEN
is not formal training and is purely recreational.
IF YOU MEET SOMEONE YOU LIKE, TAKE IT HOME
WE HAVE A ZERO-TOLERANCE POLICY
AT THE STUDIO
REGARDING SEXUAL ACTIVITY
1. I will follow and respect the seven tenets of INTOUCHMEN.
Respect and celebrate your body and your touch.
Respect and celebrate your partner's body and their touch.
Respect your fellow ITM's privacy - Fist rule for being a member is no one talks about other members-
Respect and celebrate the space we manifest and hold together at INTOUCHMEN.
Respect, celebrate, and cultivate the healing found through our work together.
Remember that your thoughts are a form of touch.
When sharing yourself with another, start from a place of clear communication and consent.
2. I agree to communicate clearly, obtain consent whenever touching another club member, and respect and abide by any boundaries they express.
3. I consent to be touched by other group members and take responsibility for communicating any boundaries I may have regarding touch.
4. I will approach all touch and actions towards members only after gaining
their verbal consent and with respect while at the studio.
5. I will not discriminate or judge another club member, and I will work collaboratively with all at the studio.
6. I will not share any other club members' personal stories, identities, information, or likeness with people outside of INTOUCHMEN, or co-members of ITM without that member's explicit consent.
There will be no use of cell phones, cameras, or recording devices in the studio.
7. I will arrive at in-person events clean, smiling, and ready to explore.
8. When attending gatherings at ITM, I know the touch methods discussed are for recreational self and consensual partnered care purposes only.
9. I take full responsibility for the touch I give and receive while attending INTOUCHMEN gatherings. I will in no way hold IN TOUCH MEN or any of its representatives responsible for any injury or discomfort, physical or emotional, from practicing the techniques discussed.
10. I will abide by any CDC guidelines imposed on in-person gatherings.
I acknowledge that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 and any skin-to-skin-related conditions exists in any indoor gathering involving touch. I voluntarily assume all legal and financial risk and further agree not to hold INTOUCHMEN or any of its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, or volunteers liable for any illness or injury of any kind, including but not limited to COVID-19.
11. I will only attend in-person events after my COVID-19 vaccination is completed and agree to present my vaccination card or photo.
12. I understand that various levels of undress will be a part of each INTOUCHMEN gathering, and take responsibility to self-determine my comfort level in how I wish to participate.
13. I agree to report in writing any instances where I feel a boundary I clearly stated to any other club member has been crossed.
14. I understand that IN TOUCH MEN holds the right to ask me to leave any in-person event or remove me from my club membership for any activity INTOUCHMEN feels is not in line with Its Intentions.