2712 Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley, California 94705 , USA

The Pacific Center

2712 Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley, California 94705 , USA

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Gay Community Center Working With The LGBT Community, Providing Mental Health & Wellness Services, Counseling & Peer Groups • We are a distribution SPOT for Pink Spots, pick up your new LGBTQ Neighborhood Guide here!

Gay Community Center Working With The LGBT Community, Providing Mental Health & Wellness Services, Counseling & Peer Groups

We are a distribution SPOT for Pink Spots, pick up your new LGBTQ Neighborhood Guide here!

About Us:
Mission
Pacific Center for Human Growth fosters and enhances the well-being and self respect of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer youth, seniors, and adults through the delivery of LGBTQ competent mental health and wellness services, and through the cultivation of a strong community of LGBTQ-proficient mental health care professionals.

Programs
Licensed mental health services for approximately 450 people annually
Accredited training for graduate-level student intern therapists
Mental health support programs for HIV+ men living in Alameda County
Youth services, including a youth-led speaker’s bureau (reaching over 700 students and teachers annually) and a safe-space drop-in program weekdays (serving 50+ youth)
12-15 peer support groups that are volunteer-led, with over 300 participant

Organizational Background
Founded in 1973, Pacific Center for Human Growth is the oldest LGBTQ center in the Bay Area, the third oldest in the nation and operates the only sliding scale mental health clinic for LGBTQ people and their families in Alameda County.

Utilizing over 100 volunteers (board of directors, clinical supervisors and trainers, peer group facilitators, clinical interns, front desk and event volunteers), Pacific Center provides direct services for the Alameda County and greater East Bay LGBTQ communities. We currently serve over 3,000 people a year. Pacific Center is volunteer-driven with eight part-time staff members.

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Reviews

August 03, 2015
Volunteering with Them
I volunteered for the Pacific Center, and they were really great. They trained me, remembered me (though they have a lot of volunteers!), gave me a lot of opportunities, and overall were really nice. :)
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Hours

Closed Now
Sunday: Closed
Monday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday: Closed

Location

2712 Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley, California 94705 , USA
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August 03, 2015
Volunteering with Them
I volunteered for the Pacific Center, and they were really great. They trained me, remembered me (though they have a lot of volunteers!), gave me a lot of opportunities, and overall were really nice. :)
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