Between January and February 2015, more than 600 LGBTQ community members and allies participated in small-group community conversations, one-on-one discussions, all-community town hall meetings, and online and paper surveys. This community engagement process was intended to help Q Center’s leadership better understand our community’s experience with the center, needs, hopes and expectations for the future,.. read more →

Sexual & Gender Minority Youth Resource Center (SMYRC) officially integrates into New Avenues for Youth SMYRC, Portland’s Sexual & Gender Minority Youth Resource Center is officially integrating into New Avenues for Youth’s comprehensive programming for foster, at-risk, and homeless youth. The transition, initially beginning as a partnership between Q Center and New Avenues earlier this.. read more →

Multnomah County Health Department, Oregon Health Authority, Cascade AIDS Project, PQ Monthly co-sponsor a community town hall to share information on the syphilis increase among gay and bisexual men and to gather input on a new action plan. In the past 6 years, syphilis has increased by 200%. At our request, the US Centers for.. read more →

Queer Intersections’ Opportunities in Education tour, dedicated to LGBTQ youth of color, will be at Momentum Alliance this Thursday, February 26th from 5-7:30pm. Here is also some more info on what information will be presented: Youth who have a high school diploma or GED Attendees can expect presentations from speakers on: How to apply for.. read more →