Josies Place: LGBTQ Support Group

Sexual Identity

LGBTQ Support Group 

This group is a support/process group for individuals who identify themselves as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Transgender, and the issues that are unique to them. We provide a comprehensive skill set that includes processing sensitive issues, increasing coping startegies, and providing community resources/referrals. If you are interested in joining this group please contact Elena Carillo @ (209)558-4464. Must be a member of Josies Place Drop In Center. Easy to become a member, just come on by. Membership available to anyone 18-25 years old.  Address: 1208 9th Street Modesto, CA 95351 Meeting days and hours: Mondays 1:00-2:30 pm.

 

Gender Health Centercolorful graphic

Non-profit organization meeting the counseling needs of the WHOLE community in Sacramento and the surrounding areas by making our services accessible to the most underserved communities, including the LGBTQQI community and focusing on the "T" or transgender.

 

The River City Gems

501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a mission to improve the lives of transgender individuals and their families by providing social opportunities, peer support, education, resources, outreach programs, and other services focused on the specific needs of the male-to-female transgender community.

 

PFLAG

Founded in 1972 with the simple act of a mother publicly supporting her gay son, PFLAG is the nation's largest family and ally organization.  Uniting people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) with families, friends, and allies, PFLAG is committed to advancing equality through its mission of support, education, and advocacy. PFLAG has 400 chapters and 200,000 supporters crossing multiple generations of American families in major urban centers, small cities, and rural areas in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. This vast grassroots network is cultivated, resourced, and serviced by PFLAG National, located in Washington, D.C., the National Board of Directors and 13 volunteer Regional Directors.

 

AIDS/HIV

The Stanislaus County Health Services Agency (HSA) offers a variety of programs aimed at supporting Stanislaus County residents including those living with HIV/AIDS. Services are funded by State and Federal grants, Medi-Cal and a sliding fee scale.