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Strengthening the Region’s LGBTQ Communities and Their Allies

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  • Learn about the past, present and future of PERSAD Center. 

  • PERSAD CENTER offers an atmosphere of acceptance coupled with expert, quality care.

  • PERSAD programs give specialized support to seniors and deliver training to agencies and caregivers. 

  • PERSAD CENTER offers Training & Advocacy services to help organizations develop LGBTQ competent and welcoming environments for employees and customers.

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Free HIV Testing at PERSAD

June 28th, 2016

PERSAD CENTER offers free HIV Rapid Testing at our Pittsburgh office, every Tuesday from 12 noon - 5:00 p.m., and every Thursday from 12 noon - 7:30 p.m. No appointment necessary.

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News

PERSAD Center is Here to Help

A Safe Space to Gather and Share, Following the Orlando Tragedy

Posted June 13th, 2016
PERSAD is here to help

Free drop-in coffee hours for the community

200 WORKS OF ART AT ART FOR CHANGE 2016

Preview the art now!

Posted April 15th, 2016
Art Tribe by Baron Batch

Monday, May 2 is the date for ART FOR CHANGE: The Auction to Benefit PERSAD Center. 

Make Your Voice Heard on LGBTQ Health!

UPDATE: The Pittsburgh Area Survey has concluded. The NWPA Survey continues, but time is running out!

Posted April 3rd, 2016
Take the LGBTQ Health Survey

PERSAD Center and the Pennsylvania Department of Health are conducting statewide anonymous surveys to better understand the health needs of the LGBTQ community. 

Community Impact

Eliminating Healthcare Disparities for LGBT Pennsylvanians

PA Medical Society Work Group addresses access, research and education

Persad Perspectives

Working Toward an AIDS-free Generation

Posted November 20th, 2013

World AIDS Day is held on December 1st of each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. The first-ever global health day, World AIDS Day began in 1988.

Upcoming Events

28
Jun

Free HIV Testing at PERSAD

PERSAD CENTER offers free HIV Rapid Testing at our Pittsburgh office, every Tuesday from 12 noon - 5:00 p.m., and every Thursday from 12 noon - 7:30 p.m. No appointment necessary.

30
Jun

Free HIV Testing at PERSAD

PERSAD CENTER offers free HIV Rapid Testing at our Pittsburgh office, every Tuesday from 12 noon - 7:30 p.m., and every Thursday from 12 noon - 7:30 p.m.  No appointment necessary.

05
Jul

Free HIV Testing at PERSAD

PERSAD CENTER offers free HIV Rapid Testing at our Pittsburgh office, every Tuesday from 12 noon - 5:00 p.m., and every Thursday from 12 noon - 7:30 p.m. No appointment necessary.