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Latin@ Services

Those who come to Latin@ Services often become second family. And families take care of each other. Created in 2004, the mission of Latin@ Services is to provide a safe, welcoming and culturally and linguistically appropriate space that allows our community members to accept and embrace all of who they are, including their culture, traditions, language, spirituality and sexual and gender identities. For more information, call 619.692.2077 x116.

Latin@ Services offers a wide variety of services, including:

  • Drop-in center with culturally and linguistically appropriate resources
  • Support and discussion groups
  • Referrals to culturally proficient agencies, providers and services
  • Client advocacy
  • Transgender support services
  • HIV/STD prevention and education
  • Health education and referrals to primary medical care
  • Support and discussion groups
  • Outreach to Latin@ LGBT community
  • Trainings on basic Latin@ LGBT and HIV issues
  • Case management and prevention case management
  • Social activities and events
  • Home and hospital visits
  • Family, individual and crisis interventions
  • Translation of documents
  • Speakers for community agencies, universities and other service providers
  • Domestic violence referrals
  • Transgender support services
  • Health education and referrals

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday, 9 am to 5 pm

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Group meeting times and days are subject to change. Please call ahead to make sure the group you're interested in is meeting. For more information on LGBT discussion groups, call 619.692.2077 x 211, or email discussion@thecentersd.org.

Shades of Color
An empowerment group for black men, Shades of Color covers a variety of topics, including healthy relationships, self-esteem, living with HIV, spiritual awareness, community mobilizing and more. The group meets every Wednesday from 12 noon to 1:30 pm and lunch is provided. For more informationcontact us at 619.692.2077 x116 or cramos@thecentersd.org.
Wednesday, 12-1:30 pm

Grupos en Español

Mi Familia

Grupo para personas que tienen familiares que son LGBT
Lunes/Monday, 6-8 pm
 

Grupo de apoyo "Mujeres" para Lesbianas/Bisexuales

Tuesdays, 6-8 pm 
619.692.2077 x116

Grupo de apoyo "Las Manzanitas"

Las Manzanitas es un grupo de apoyo LGBT que provee información y apoyo para los que viven infectados/afectados por el VIH. No es necesario ser VIH+ para participar. El grupo se reúne semanalmente cada Miércoles de 6:30 a 9:00 pm y se proveen bocadillos. Amigos y parientes de la comunidad LGBT son bienvenidos el ultimo Miércoles del mes. Para más información, por favor póngase en contacto con Rogelio Sanchez al 619.203.5125 or rsmoa@sbcglobal.net.
Miércoles, 6:30-9 pm

Acción Positiva

Grupo de apoyo para hombres gay (Cerrado/Closed)
Thursday/Jueves 6-8 pm

Grupo de apoyo "Transgenero 2000"

Este grupo se lleba acabo de 6 pm a 8 pm, es un grupo abierto a familias, amigos y personas que quieran comprender y dar apoyo a trangeneros, en este grupo se dan diferentes temas educativos y tambien las chicas comparten sus experiencias de la vida. El grupo se fundo en abril del año 2000.
Friday/Viernes, 6-8 pm

Arcoíris  Alcohólicos Anónimos (AA)

Saturday/Sabado 5-7 pm