Programs & Support
The Imperial Valley LGBT Resource Center provides support groups, counseling and opportunities to the community. Please contact us at 760-592-4066 for more information or check out our webpage under programs & support and resources.
El Centro de Recursos LGBT del Valle Imperial ofrece grupos de apoyo, asesoramiento y oportunidades a la comunidad. Comuníquese con nosotros al 760-592-4066 para obtener más información o visite nuestra página web en programas y soporte y recursos.
Weekly Support Groups
- Martes – 3:00 PM – Grupo para personas transgenero y no binario
- Tuesday – 5:00 PM – Transgender and nonbinary support group
- Tuesday – 6:00 PM – Safe Space Group – open to all
- Thursday – 5:00 PM – Youth Group (12 – 17 years old)
- Friday – 1:00 PM – Volunteer Support
- Friday – 2:00 PM – 12-step support
“I’m thankful every day to be a part of this wonderful place. It is not only a beacon of hope for our LGBTQ community, but for anyone who walks through the doors. Most importantly a safe space for anyone who needs it.”
“The center gave me a platform and helped me become more visible and who I am today.”
Frequently Asked Questions
When is the Center open?
The Center is open Monday – Friday at 10:00 AM, some weekends and most holidays. To find out what is happening at the Center, please go to Monthly Calendar.
Can I visit the Center and attend groups and get services even if I’m not from the Imperial Valley?
Yes, the Imperial Valley LGBT Resource Center is open to all the community, including all the Imperial Valley and even Mexicali. We are here for everyone.
Is there a cost to visit the Center or to join any group?
Our services are free of charge unless indicated.
Do you offer HIV testing?
Please call the center to set up an appointment with Rosa. You do not need to say why you need to meet with her. HIV testing is free of charge and confidental.
Are straight and cisgender people allowed?
All are welcome. We provide assistance to everyone, we are here to help our community.
Do you provide services for the entire family?
Yes. We provide one-on-one counseling, support groups and LGBTQ+ education.