Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender

Sexual Identity

Stanislaus Transgender Support Group

The Stanislaus Transgender Support Group meets from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. every Thursday at the Queen Bean Coffee House in Modesto, 1126 14th St. The Stanislaus Transgender Support Group welcomes the LGBT community is to attend as well as parents of transgender teenagers or youth. Group disussion varies each week from resources to medical care including where to get information on starting your transition to talking through the difficulties trans people commonly face each day. 

 

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.