Check Out The Center’s Upcoming Events!

Posted in: Newsletter


Membership    HIV Testing   Counseling   Donate   About Us

Financial Planning Post-DOMA
Wednesday May 28, 2014


Join P.R.E.P.A. (Pride Real Estate Professionals Association) and The Center at Hotel Maya for a panel discussion with local experts on financial planning post-DOMA. The panel will cover topics including:

  • Key financial planning issues for LGBT couples and individuals
  • Maximizing your benefits (including health and social security)
  • Protection planning
  • Evaluating the Federal and State implications of marriage
  • Exploring what type of ownership is best for real estate

Don’t miss out on this informative discussion!


When: Wednesday, May 28th, 5:00pm-8:00pm

Where: Hotel Maya

700 Queensway Drive

Long Beach, 90802


CLICK HERE for more info and to RSVP.

Transgender Ally Training
Friday June 27, 2014


Back by popular demand, The Center’s, Mentoring Youth Through Empowerment Program (MYTE), will train you to become an ally to the transgender community.
Bring your questions and an open mind. This is your chance to get informed! ALL are welcome, even trans* identified people.
Let’s put the “T” back in the LGBTQ!


CLICK HERE for more information.


Transparent Families
Starting June 2014


The Center is proud to offer a support group for families of transgender children and teens.
Three groups will meet simultaneously:

  1. Parent/caregiver group (with a parent facilitator and therapist)
  2. Transgender teen group (13-18 year olds with teen facilitator and therapist)
  3. Child play group ( toddler to 12 year olds, transgender youth and their siblings, full adult supervision)



Contact the Youth Services Manager at 562-434-4455 ext.227 or [email protected] for more information.


Senior Drop-Ins
Every 2nd and 3rd Saturday



Check out The Center’s two older adult LGBTQ drop-ins!
Join us every 2nd Saturday of the month for the women’s drop-in, “Lez Chat,” and every 3rd Saturday of the month for the men’s drop-in.
Come for coffee, snacks, games & company!
CLICK HERE for more information.




Fox for Food & Fashion
Sunday June 1, 2014



Join the AIDS Food Store for a fashion show featuring the latest summer swimwear, underwear and t-shirts all modeled by hot local models.


The show will benefit the AIDS Food Store, Long Beach.


CLICK HERE  for more information!


Atlantic Alano Club Incentive Program
The Atlantic Alano Club provides 12-step meetings for the Gay and Lesbian community. Call them for more information on their new meeting incentive program!


CLICK HERE for more information.
2014 Pink Party “Rue Le Cirque”
2014 Long Beach Pride Parade
“We Are Your Center”
Did you know that 70% of every dollar donated goes directly into our programs and services? Individual contributions are what keep our Center going! Won’t you please consider becoming a part of The Center’s mission and vision? Please support us and your local LGBT community.

Click here if you are interested in donorship opportunities or you can visit our specific online donor page to contribute directly to The Center. On behalf of our clients, our Board of Directors, the staff and our community, thank you so much for your generosity.

Like us on FacebookFollow us on TwitterFind us on Yelp





The Center is now offering limited advertising space in our monthly eNewsletter.


With a mailing list of over 2,000 community members, there’s no better way to reach your target customers and clients every month!


For more information,visit our website or contact our Executive Director.


Center Hours: M-F 10AM – 9 PM, Sat 10 AM – 4 PM.  Help Desk: 562.434.4455
© The LGBTQ Center of Long Beach (The Center). All rights reserved. All materials contained on this site are protected by United States and international copyright laws and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of GLCGLB. or in the case of third party materials, the owner of that content. You may not alter or remove any trademark, copyright or other notice from copies of the content.
Change this in Theme Options
Change this in Theme Options