Persad Center

Strengthening the Region’s LGBTQ Communities and Their Allies

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412-441-9786

Strengthening the Region’s LGBTQ Communities and Their Allies

  • WORRIED ABOUT FALLING? A MATTER OF BALANCE CAN HELP!

    A free program to reduce falls and injuries.

  • COFFEE & CONVERSATION EACH TUESDAY MORNING AT PERSAD

    Welcoming LGBT seniors & boomers

  • LOVING FOSTER FAMILIES NEEDED, LEARN MORE AT FREE ORIENTATION SESSIONS

    Help a child succeed.

  • Professional Counseling for LGBTQ and HIV+ People

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

  • Caring, Confidential Services for LGBTQ Older Adults

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

  • Creating LGBTQ Competent and Welcoming Organizations

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

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News

SPICE Benefit Dinner

Posted August 28th, 2018

PERSAD Benefit Dinner Hosted by Eleven Contemporary Kitchen

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Coming to PERSAD Center

UPDATE: This event has been cancelled due to unforseen circumstances

Posted May 8th, 2018
Amy Ellis Nutt

Thanks to all who registered, but due to unforeseen circumstances, the June 7 event has been cancelled. We hope to reschedule for the Fall of 2018. 

Matter of Balance Classes Help Prevent Falls

Award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels

Posted April 3rd, 2018
Balance glass graduates

Worried about falling? Concerned about balance? 

Community Impact

Eliminating Healthcare Disparities for LGBT Pennsylvanians

PA Medical Society Work Group addresses access, research and education

Persad Perspectives

Meet Board Member, Dr. Zandrea Ambrose

Posted November 29th, 2017

“I hope we find a cure and I’m out of a job some day soon and I can work on something else,” says Zandrea Ambrose, Associate Professor of Medicine and HIV researcher at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.