A Better Way
Locations in Berkeley, Fairfield, Hayward, Oakland, and San Francisco
A Better Way offers expert, trauma-informed behavioral health services to some of the Bay Area’s most vulnerable children, youth and families. We are dedicated to serving children and youth who are in – or at risk of entering – foster care.
Website: A Better Way
Dimensions Clinic at Castro-Mission Health Center
Offers comprehensive medical and mental health services for youth (ages 12-25). The mission of Dimensions’ Mental Health team is to help lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning individuals lead healthy and connected lives, strengthening our diverse communities. Dimensions also has a weekly transgender & gender variant support group. This group is run by trans counselors and tg/gv young people 25 & under are welcome to attend on a drop-in basis.
Website: Dimensions Clinic at Castro-Mission Health Center
Family Builders helps find permanent, loving families for children and youth who identify as LGBTQ in the foster care system.
Website: Family Builders
Our Space is an LGBTQ youth community center that holds the experiences, strengths and needs of our systems-involved youth. Provides mental health and case management services. Specializes in foster care youth.
Website: Our Space
Pacific Center for Human Growth, East Bay GBLT Community Center
(51 0) 548-8283
Dedicated to meeting the mental health needs of our LGBTQ community, Pacific Center offers affordable, dependable, and effective counseling. Also provides peer support groups.
Website: Pacific Center for Human Growth, East Bay GBLT Community Center
1684 7th Street, Oakland, CA 94607
Tues/Wed/Thurs 4-7pm, Sat 11am-5pm
The QTY’s mission is to serve queer and trans youth, particularly those of color and homeless. The QTY is a drop-in space for youth to utilize.
Website: QTY Treehouse