The mission of the San Joaquin Pride Center is to serve the diverse LGBTQQIA community in San Joaquin County and the surrounding areas by creating a safe and welcoming space, by providing resources that enrich body, mind and spirit, and by educating the public in tolerance and respect for all people within the LGBTQQIA community.
LGBTQ+ Community Resources
Central Valley Pride Center provides support, resources, events, and groups for the LGBTQ+ community, families, allies, and anyone interested in learning more about the LGBTQ+ community.
Paradise Medical Office offers health care services to members of the The services are available to patients of all ages.
Detention, Education, Employment, Foster Care, Hate Crimes, Housing, Identification/Name & Gender Marker Changes, Medical Care, Resources
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
People who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT) are members of every community. They are diverse, come from all walks of life, and include people of all races and ethnicities, all ages, all socioeconomic statuses, and from all parts of the country. The perspectives and needs of LGBT people should be routinely considered in public health efforts to improve the overall health of every person and eliminate health disparities.
The Family Acceptance Project® is a research, intervention, education and policy initiative that works to prevent health and mental health risks for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBTQ) children and youth, including suicide, homelessness, drug use and HIV – in the context of their families, cultures and faith communities. We use a research-based, culturally grounded approach to help ethnically, racially and religiously diverse families learn to support their LGBTQ children.
The Modesto Junior College FKCE program works with the Stanislaus County Adult, Child, and Family Services Division of the Community Services Agency to provide training and support for the resource families in the county. This list was created to provide all caregivers of foster and adoptive children with local and national resources in order to help you better meet the needs of the children in your care. We hope this list will serve as a “one-stop shop” for you.
Domestic violence does not discriminate based on sexual orientation, and neither does Haven Women's Center.
The LGBTQA Collaborative is the collective efforts of agencies, organizations, and individuals dedicated to promoting wellbeing, support, and education to the LGBTQA community and LGBTQA allies and advocates in Stanislaus County.
The LGBTQ Collaborative has come together to join resources to recruit, train and support families to provide affirming homes for these youth in foster care.
Healthy LGBTQ Relationships
The mission of PFLAG is to promote the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning persons, as well as their families and friends.
Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of people worldwide.
A program of United We Dream seeks to organize and empower Undocumented Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer immigrants, LGBTQ immigrants and allies to address social and systemic barriers that affect themselves and the broader LGBTQ & immigrant community.
The Family Resource Directories are extensive lists of public and private agencies offering services to people who may be experiencing life crises, need direction to social and health services, and financial aid or employment services.
Somos Familia builds leadership in our Latinx families and communities to create a culture where people of diverse genders and sexual orientations can thrive.
The PLACE is a non-religious support group for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth ages 14-20. Meetings are held twice a month. Parents of LGBTQ can join the parent support group.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Veteran Care: We Serve All Who Served
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VHA) is committed to providing quality care to all Veterans including lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Veterans. Excellent care has no boundaries.
Connecting Stanislaus County Residents to Current Health & Human Service Information