LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning)
Health and Wellness
Planned Parenthood health centers
www.PPOSBC.org / (714) 922-4100 / (909) 890-5511
Nine health centers in Orange and San Bernardino counties, offering health care and education services to every person, every family, and every community. Our staff is here with an open mind, a caring touch, and all the best tools to help you.
- Pap tests
- Testicular screenings
- Breast health care
- HIV testing
- STI testing and treatment
www.BetterThanSexEd.org / (877) 4ME-2ASK / 53634 (text)
Get your sexual health questions answered for free by Planned Parenthood’s certified health educators. Our hotlines provide confidential, real-time answers from trained health educators to questions about sexual behavior, reproductive health, birth control methods, sexually transmitted infections, and communicating with partners and parents.
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)
Supports the health and well-being of LGBTQ persons, their family, and friends through support, education, and advocacy.
South Orange County PFLAG
St. George’s Parish
23802 Avenida De La Carlota, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
When: 3rd Wednesday of each month
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Phone: (949) 677-7840
Orange County PFLAG
First United Methodist Church
161 S. Orange St., Orange, CA 92866
When: 1st Wednesday of each month
Time: 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. (or later). Orientation for newcomers begins at 7:15 p.m.
Phone: (714) 997 – 8047
Long Beach PFLAG
Temple Israel of Long Beach – Social Hall
269 Loma Ave., Long Beach, CA 90803
When: 2nd Wednesday of each month
Facebook: PFLAG Long Beach
Phone: (562) 248-6010
Phone: (951) 500-6904
The Ballroom at Temeku Hills
41687 Temeku Dr., Temecula, CA 92591
When: 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Facebook: PFLAG Temecula
Phone: (877) 99-PFLAG (877-997-3524)
Los Angeles PFLAG
Westwood United Methodist Church- in Fellowship Hall on the 3nd floor
10497 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024
When: 3rd Wednesday of every month
Time: 7:30 p.m. (Doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Phone: (888) PFLAG-88 (888-735-2488)
Orange County Transgender Coalition
www.beingme-oc.org / (714) 953-5428 ext., 356 (for appointment)
Transsexual support and discussion groups
When: 1st and 3rd Fridays of every month
www.mach25media.com/tgr.html / (949) 770-0702
19211 Dodge Ave., Santa Ana, CA 92705
All-inclusive transgender support group that meets the third Friday of every month from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. at Church of the Foothills.
Trans & Gender Force
Rev. Renee J. Painter
860 E. Gilbert, San Bernardino, CA 92404 / (626) 824-7837
A group for talking about transgender issues and educating the community. Meets at 6:30 p.m. on the last Thursday of each month.
The Center Orange County
Lgbtcenteroc.org / (714) 953-LGBT (714-953-5428)
1605 N. Spurgeon St., Santa Ana, CA 92701
Provides youth HIV prevention and outreach, HIV testing, and individual and group counseling programs serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.
GLBT National Help Center
www.glnh.org/talkline / (800) 246-7743 (4 p.m. – 12 a.m.)
Peer counseling and resources for LGBTQ individuals, including coming-out support, relationship concerns, HIV /AIDS anxiety, and referrals to social and support groups, and gay-friendly businesses.
The Trevor Project
www.thetrevorproject.org / (866) 4U-TREVOR (866-488-7386) / Text “Trevor” to (202) 304-1200
Crisis and suicide prevention services for LGBTQ youth, including toll-free and online chat hotlines.
The Center Orange County
www.thecenteroc.org / (714) 953-LGBT (714-953-5428)
1605 N. Spurgeon St., Santa Ana, CA 92701
Hours: Monday – Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Mental health services, coming out support, hate crimes support, anonymous Rapid HIV testing (oral), youth programs, transgender services and support.
*Provides transition doctor
(714) 953-5428 ext., 370 for appointment
Provides computers and internet access for homework/job search/social media access
The Center Long Beach
www.centerlb.org / (562) 434-4455
2017 E. 4th St., Long Beach, CA 90814
Mental health/support services and groups, addiction support, youth services, parenting support, cyber center, LGBT library, Rapid HIV testing (oral), STD testing and treatment, HIV case management referrals, hate crimes support, legal services.
www.bienestar.org / (323) 727-7896
Provides Case Management, housing assistance, mental health counseling, peer support, substance abuse services to persons with HIV/AIDS.
1464 Cherry Ave., Long Beach, CA 90813 / (562) 438-5800
180 E. Mission Blvd., Pomona, CA 91766 / (909) 397-7660
53-990 Enterprise Way, # 6B, Coachella, CA 92236 / (760) 398-3166
Serves the Latina/o LGBT community and offers HIV testing, referrals, support groups, and addiction support services in English and Spanish. Some locations may have more services.
HIV/AIDS Assistance and Case Management
AIDS Services Foundation
(ASF) Orange County
www.ocasf.org / (949) 809-5700
17982 Sky Park Circle, Suite J, Irvine, CA 92614
Free HIV tests and Rapid HIV (blood) testing, food, transportation, housing, emergency financial assistance, children and family programs, mental health counseling, support groups, and HIV education and prevention services.
www.delhicenter.com / (714) 481-9600
505 E. Central Ave., Santa Ana, CA 92707
Spanish-language support groups, case management, help with food and housing, legal services, mental health counseling, transportation, prevention and education.
Foothill AIDS Project
Serves Inland Empire with prevention and education outreach. Provides resources for substance abuse, case management, mental health, health education, housing, transportation, food assistance and homeless programs.
670 N. Arrowhead Ave., Suite A San Bernardino, CA 92401 / (909) 884-2722
233 W. Harrison Ave., Claremont, CA 91711 / (909) 482-2066
3576 Arlington Ave., #206 Riverside, CA 92506 / (951) 742-7660
Case management, prevention services, education, addiction support, mental health services, transportation, food and housing assistance.
Shanti Orange County
www.shantioc.org / (949) 452-0888
23461 South Point Dr., Suite 100, Laguna Hills, 92653
HIV case management, psychological services/counseling/support groups, home meal delivery, wellness education, and massage therapy.
Orange County Health Care Agency
AIDS Drug Assistance Program
www.ochealthinfo.com/phs/about/dcepi/hiv/libehiv/assist / (714) 834-7991 / (714) 834-8787
1725 W. 17th St., Santa Ana, CA 92706
The AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) provides drugs to individuals who otherwise could not afford them. The drugs provided by ADAP have been determined to prolong quality of life and to delay the deterioration of health among individuals infected with HIV. Provides HIV case management, rapid HIV testing (blood), AIDS drug program, prevention education, dental care, and transportation services.
San Bernardino County:
San Bernardino County HIV/AIDS Program
A local program and resource that includes anonymous and confidential HIV antibody testing and counseling at its various clinics, AIDS Drug Program.
606 East Mill St., San Bernardino, CA 92415
16453 Bear Valley Rd., Hesperia, CA 92345
1647 East Holt Ave., Ontario, CA 92415
11336 Bartlett Ave., Suite 11 Adelanto, CA 92301
303 E. Mountain View St., Barstow, CA 92311
800 E. Lugonia Ave., Suite F Redlands, CA 92374
Domestic Violence Support
Orange County Domestic Violence Hotline
www.havenhills.org / (800) 978-3600 (24-hour hotline)
House of Ruth
www.houseofruthinc.org / (877) 988-5559 (24-hour hotline)
Domestic violence support, emergency shelter, 24-hour hotline. All services are free.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
www.ndvh.org / (800) 799-SAFE (800-799-7233) / (800) 787-3224 (TTY)
Provides free 24-hour information and referrals for victims of domestic violence. Also provides crisis intervention, resource materials, and bilingual advocates.
National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline
www.loveisrespect.org / (866) 331-9474 / (866) 331-8453 (TTY)
Peer advocates offer support, information, and advocacy to those involved in abusive dating relationships, as well as concerned parents, teachers, clergy, law enforcement, and service providers.
Sexual Assault Support
Orange County Sexual Assault Victim Services
www.cspinc.org/sexualassault / (714) 957-2737 / (949) 831-9110 (24-hour hotline)
San Bernardino County Sexual Assault Services Inc.
www.sbsas.org / (909) 885-8884 / (800) 656-4673 (24-hour hotline)
Free services to victims of sexual assault, including 24- hour hotline, individual and group counseling, hospital and court advocacy and accompaniment, community referrals, community education and prevention programs, volunteer training, and bilingual services.
RAINN : Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network
www.rainn.org / (800) 656-HOPE (800-656-4673)
Provides free 24-hour confidential counseling, crisis intervention, and support to victims of sexual assault. Also provides referrals, information for friends and family, and offers out programs to prevent sexual assault, help victims, and make sure that rapists are brought to justice.
Lambda Legal (Western Regional Office)
www.lambdalegal.org / (213) 382-7600
3325 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1300, Los Angeles, CA 90010
Legal information and help with discrimination or unfair treatment because of sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and HIV status.
OC Hate Crime Victim Assistance Partnership
1300 S. Grand Ave., Building B, Santa Ana, CA 92705 / (714) 567-5117 / (714) 480-6570
Transgender Law Center (TLC)
www.transgenderlawcenter.org / (415) 865-0176
Offices located at The Village
1125 N. McCadden Place, Los Angeles, CA 90038
Transgender legal advocacy, community advocacy, client intake, legal referrals.
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