Persad Center

Strengthening the Region’s LGBTQ Communities and Their Allies

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Strengthening the Region’s LGBTQ Communities and Their Allies

  • 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

July 7th, 2015

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

Presenting a Free Legal Issues Forum at PERSAD CENTER

Rights and Responsibilities: Legal Issues for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community

Posted June 17th, 2015
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PERSAD CENTER is pleased to present a free legal issues forum on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at our new home in Lawrenceville. 

 

Celebration of Pride

Wherever there is Pride, PERSAD CENTER will be there

Posted June 13th, 2015
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We look forward to joining in the Roots Pride Saturday evening event and we look forward to marching in the City of Pittsburgh PRIDE March and Pride Fest on Sunday. 

A History of Pride

Discover the origins of the national LGBTQ movement in America, Tuesday, June 9 at PERSAD CENTER

Posted June 2nd, 2015
A History of Pride - Stonewall

Exploring the struggle for LGBTQ civil rights in the U.S. in the 20th Century – presented by PERSAD Community Safe Zone Coordinator Ted Hoover

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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

07
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.

09
Jul

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.

10
Jul

Summer Senior Movie Night

Presented by SAGE of Western PA at PERSAD CENTER • For ages 55+ (and partners)