The Center provides a safe, supportive space and a number of resources for the local Transgender community:
Referrals ( to all kinds of providers and services)
One-to-one advocacy and support
Peer-to-Peer support group for all transgender individuals, families, friends and allies.
Social and networking activities
Workshops and more
Anyone thinking about transition, looking for resources, or just wanting to learn more about the transgender community is welcome. For more information, please contact our Advocacy Services Coordinator or Program Assistant. The contact information is below. For events and activities, please check our Calendar page.
do you have Questions, comments, or concerns? send us an email!
The Center for Sexuality & Gender Diversity (The Center), formerly known as The Gay & Lesbian Center of Bakersfield, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization serving the gay, lesbian, bisexual & transgender community in Kern County.