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Q Center

Providing a safe space to support and celebrate LGBTQ diversity, visibility and community building.

Last Build Date: Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:41:47 +0000


Q Center’s Information & Referral Program Goes Live!

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 02:53:13 +0000

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 […]

Q Center will be closed* Sat & Sun for this holiday weekend. *except for recovery groups and special events

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 23:20:47 +0000

Q Center will be closed* Sat & Sun for this holiday weekend. Hearts full of cheer, we’ll see you Monday! *except for recovery groups and special events

*eRa*’s 3rd Annual Christmas Day Brunch

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 20:10:42 +0000

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 and let us know by Saturday morning if you are coming!

Margaret-Ann’s Story

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:09:37 +0000

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 […]

Glenn’s Story

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:32:22 +0000

My first visit to Q Center in 2006, then located on SE Water Ave, made such a strong impression on me. Poison Waters was hosting her infamous Drag Queen Bingo, and the spirit of the organization was instantly palpable; inclusive, friendly, fun, and relevant. I was hooked and filled out a volunteer form that night. […]

Candi’s Story

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:15:45 +0000

I walked into the Q Center one day to volunteer and get more work experience. Over the months I have gained that, and so much more. The act of giving is completely rewarding and it is invaluable to feel like you are part of building a solution. With a million things on their plate, the […]