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Why i.Q.


Why i.Q. is a celebration of community–of all the individuals who have found Q Center, and all the ways that community comes together at Q. With this project we want to help our community see itself, and to show all of the ways that Q Center brings us together and helps us thrive. We invite you to learn more about Q Center, the people here, and the work we do together–one story at a time. read more →


Do you know that Q Center receives over 7,000 phone calls and emails annually? The majority of these calls are from community members seeking vetted LGBTQIA+ affirming services and providers. Thanks to the generous support of Oregon Community Foundation, Kaiser Permanente, the Grimmer family of The Picnic House Family of Restaurants, and Legacy Health as.. read more →

Hey there *eRa* : encouraging Respect for aging friends! It’s time for our third 25th December Brunch Event. Eggs, Bacon, Pancakes, Coffee, some Oatmeal too this year! All LGBTQ 55+ welcome! Come and celebrate this Sunday. Please RSVP susan@pdxqcenter.org and let us know by Saturday morning if you are coming! read more →

Margaret-Ann’s Story

December 9, 2016

As an Aging member of the LGBTQ* community, Q Center provides a safe harbor where members of our community can gather for group activities, social support, public information, and other purposes. Q Center fosters a welcoming environment where everyone is celebrated for who they are. I’m invested in Q because it is a space that.. read more →