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

March 31st, 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

Phones and E-mail Offline During Weekend Move

Service will be restored on Monday, March 23 at 12 noon. 

Posted March 20th, 2015

A NOTE TO OUR CLIENTS AND FRIENDS

PERSAD CENTER is Moving to a New Home in Lawrenceville!

New fully-accessible facility opens on March 23, 2015

Posted March 11th, 2015
Rendering of PERSAD CENTER'S new building

PERSAD CENTER is delighted to announce an exciting new chapter for the agency as we move to our new home at 5301 Butler Street in Lawrenceville. 

Dreams of Hope to Honor PERSAD CENTER'S Executive Director

Queer Youth Arts group names Betty Hill Community Champion

Posted March 4th, 2015
Betty Hill, PERSAD CENTER Executive Director

Dreams of Hope Presents Absolute Motown, a special fundraising event 

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

31
Mar

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.

02
Apr

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.

03
Apr

REAL TIME

Real Time is for LGBTQ friends + allies (ages 14-21) who reject negative labels and want to overcome difficulties in a positive way.