Our new location is 150 Nellen Avenue, Suite 100 in Corte Madera
We’re here to support and empower LGBTQ youth with outreach, drop-in groups, counseling, and information and referral. Have a question? Want to volunteer? Need some support? Call us!!
We work with men, women, transgender and other adults; all are welcome, safe and supported at The Spahr Center.
Seniors are a big part of The Spahr Center. Our LGBT senior community is large and active and we also work with lots of seniors who are long-term survivors of HIV/AIDS. We welcome one and all!
Families of all kinds are part of The Spahr Center community. We offer support, counseling, education and consultation for parents and families of all ages.
LGBTQ Youth Drop-In Groups
We now have drop on groups in Novato, Mill Valley and San Rafael!! Food is provided!
HIV/Hep C Testing
We have two weekly test clinics and prevention counseling is available every day.
People who inject drugs can access sterile equipment and can safely dispose of bio-waste through our Syringe Access Program (aka “needle exchange”). Our Syringe Access Program has gone mobile!! Click the link to find out where we will be next!
Information, Education & Training
Contact us any time with questions or help finding a needed resource. The Spahr Center is happy to provide education on LGBTQ issues as well as gender identity issues.
“I am forever grateful to the wonderful people who work at The Spahr Center, who extend themselves above thier job description to reach out to thier clients and help and support them in thier time of need. The compassion is beyond words. It tugs at my heart and puts my mind to rest that I have a great support system.”
– from a community member
The Trump administration has agreed to delay a nationwide rule that would allow health care workers to deny services for religious reasons, according to a news release by the San Francisco city attorney. The rule on religious conscience protections for the medical...read more
On June 18, Spahr Center staff and supporters were present as the Marin County Board of Supervisors met to consider a Resolution, sponsored by Supervisors Damon Connolly and Dennis Rodoni, to declare June 22, 2019 Pride Day. The Board devoted over an hour to hearing...read more
On behalf of the Board of Directors, I am happy to announce that Dana Van Gorder will serve as the new Executive Director of The Spahr Center, effective immediately. Many of you have come to know Dana since he stepped in to this role on an interim basis on February...read more