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Posted on: June 9, 2023

[ARCHIVED] LGBTQIA+ Resources in Contra Costa County

LGBTQ Pride Month 2023

Here are resources to help the LGBTQIA+ community with peer support, mentoring, and social activities in Contra Costa County.

Clayton Pride
Clayton Pride works to create a city where Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex and Asexual plus (LGBTQQIA+) people thrive as healthy and equal members of society through advocating for respect, equity, and justice, and work to build a culturally rich community for members and allies.

Contra Costa Health Services Gender Clinic for Transgender and Non-Binary Patients
This monthly outpatient clinic provides a welcoming environment for transgender and non-binary people to receive culturally competent medical care including medication and hormone management, surgical referrals, connection to legal and mental health resources as well as other transition-related care. The clinic is staffed by providers trained in transgender health issues.

Contra Costa County Library
Several events and activities are being held at Contra Costa libraries throughout Pride.

PFLAG (Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays)
PFLAG’s network of hundreds of chapters and more than 325,000 members and supporters create an equitable and inclusive world where every LGBTQIA+ person is safe, celebrated, empowered, and loved. Local chapters include: Clayton/Concord, Moraga, and Danville/San Ramon Valley.

Rainbow Community Center (Concord)
Counseling, community resources, groups, and information for LGBTQIA+ youth, adults, and seniors.

Richmond Rainbow Pride
Creates spaces that are safe and welcoming to the LGBTQIA+ community of Richmond; holds events of interest to the community; advocates for the interests of the community; and promotes visibility in the greater Richmond community.

Royal Grand Ducal Council of Alameda/Contra Costa Counties
The Royal Grand Ducal Council of Alameda/Contra Costa County, Incorporated promotes and assists in the development and maintenance of a planned, coordinated, and efficient program to benefit special needs of the people of Alameda/Contra Costa County. To accomplish this purpose, they promote social functions to raise funds.

RYSE Center (Richmond)
This by-youth, for-youth Richmond Center offers a range of activities, programs, and classes for young people including media arts, health education, and employment and educational support.

Somos Familia
This organization offers LGBTQIA+ resources and support for the Latinx/Spanish-speaking community.

See more local and national organizations that support the LGBTQIA+ community here.

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors held a presentation to declare June 2023 as Pride Month, watch here.

Aquí hay recursos para ayudar a la comunidad LGBTQIA+ con apoyo de pares, tutoría y actividades sociales en el condado de Contra Costa.

Clayton Pride
Clayton Pride trabaja para crear una ciudad donde las personas lesbianas, gays, bisexuales, transgénero, queer, cuestionadoras, intersexuales y asexuales plus (LGBTQQIA+) prosperen como miembros sanos e iguales de la sociedad a través de la defensa del respeto, la equidad y la justicia, y el trabajo para construir una comunidad culturalmente rica para miembros y aliados.

Clínica de género de los servicios de salud de Contra Costa para pacientes transgénero y no binarios
Esta clínica ambulatoria mensual brinda un entorno acogedor para que las personas transgénero y no binarias reciban atención médica culturalmente competente, incluido el control de medicamentos y hormonas, referencias quirúrgicas, conexión con recursos legales y de salud mental así como otros cuidados relacionados con la transición. La clínica cuenta con proveedores capacitados en temas de salud transgénero.

Biblioteca del Condado de Contra Costa
Se están llevando a cabo varios eventos y actividades en las bibliotecas de Contra Costa durante el Orgullo.

PFLAG (Padres y Amigos de Lesbianas y Gays)
La red de PFLAG de cientos de capítulos y más de 325,000 miembros y simpatizantes crea un mundo equitativo e inclusivo donde cada persona LGBTQIA+ está segura, celebrada, empoderada y amada. Los capítulos locales incluyen: Clayton/Concord , Moraga y Danville/San Ramon Valley .

Rainbow Community Center (Concord)
Asesoramiento, recursos comunitarios, grupos e información para jóvenes, adultos y personas mayores LGBTQIA+.

Richmond Rainbow Pride
Crea espacios seguros y acogedores para la comunidad LGBTQIA+ de Richmond; realiza eventos de interés para la comunidad; defensores de los intereses de la comunidad; y promueve la visibilidad en la gran comunidad de Richmond.

Consejo Real Gran Ducal de los condados de Alameda/Contra Costa
El Consejo Real Gran Ducal de los condados de Alameda/Contra Costa, Incorporated promueve y asiste en el desarrollo y mantenimiento de un programa planificado, coordinado y eficiente para beneficiar las necesidades especiales de la gente de Alameda/ Condado de Contra Costa. Para lograr este propósito, promueven funciones sociales para recaudar fondos.

Centro RYSE (Richmond)
Este Centro de Richmond creado por jóvenes y para jóvenes ofrece una variedad de actividades, programas y clases para jóvenes, que incluyen artes mediáticas, educación para la salud y empleo y apoyo educativo.

Somos Familia
Esta organización ofrece recursos y apoyo LGBTQIA+ para la comunidad latinx/hispana.

Vea más organizaciones locales y nacionales que apoyan a la comunidad LGBTQIA+  aquí.

La Junta de Supervisores del Condado de Contra Costa realizó una presentación para declarar junio de 2023 como Mes del Orgullo, mire aquí.

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