LGBTQ Health Resources

Q-Care Clinic

Program offered by doctors and students at UC Irvine's Family Health Center serving LGBTQ youth, allies, and children of LGBTQ parents. Open on Wednesdays from 6-8 pm.

 

Health Education Center 

The mission at UCI Health Education is to improve the health of students by reducing risk for injury and illness, and to equip the UCI community with the necessary knowledge and skills to support that goal. The Health Education Center also provides free, anonymous HIV testing for all students, faculty, and staff at UCI.

 

 Student Health Center

Student Health Center (SHC) is a comprehensive outpatient clinic staffed with licensed primary care physicians, dentists, optometrists, nurses certified in college health, mental health professionals, a certified Physician Assistant, a registered Nurse Practitioner, and a registered Dietitian. Medical specialists from various disciplines including Dermatology, Orthopedics/Sports Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Ears/Nose/Throat, and Psychiatry provide on-site consultation on a regular basis. 

Student Health also offers basic radiology and clinical laboratory services, insurance consultation, plus an on-site pharmacy to make this a comprehensive and convenient service to students.

Shout Out Health

The first health Q&A website designed for LGBT men and women.

 

Go Ask Alice!

Go Ask Alice! is Columbia University's general health question and answer internet service.

 

 LGBT Health

The National Coalition for LGBT Health is committed to improving the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals through federal advocacy that is focused on research, policy, education and training.

 

Lesbian Health Info

This web site is a public service for lesbians and their practitioners about health-related topics specific to lesbians.

 

Clinicians

 A searchable list of clinicians with LGBT experience.

 

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association

LGBT health site where you can find a provider and get general education.



HIV & AIDS Resources

 

AIDS Healthcare Foundation 


Based in Los Angeles, the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is the nation's largest provider of HIV/AIDS medical care. It offers cutting-edge medicine and advocacy, regardless of ability to pay to more than 27,000 people in the United States, Africa, Central America and Asia.


AIDSinfo 

AIDSinfo is a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) project that offers the latest federally approved information on HIV/AIDS clinical research, treatment and prevention, and medical practice guidelines for people living with HIV/AIDS, their families and friends, health care providers, scientists, and researchers.

AIDS Walk OC

AIDS Walk raises money for local organizations who care and provide services for those with HIV/AIDS.


AVERT

AVERT is an international HIV and AIDS charity based in the UK, working to AVERT HIV and AIDS worldwide.


The Body

Use the Web to lower barriers between patients and clinicians. Demystify HIV/AIDS and its treatment. Improve patients' quality of life. Foster community through human connection.

Gay Men's Health Crisis
 

HIV/AIDS Basics.

Laguna Beach Community Clinic 

Provides HIV testing and counseling services.

National STD and AIDS Hotline

Has information and referrals for clinics nationwide, as well as free publications on HIV, STDs, etc.

1-800-522-4700

TTY: 1-888-232-6348


Risk Reduction, Education & Community Health (REACH) Program (formerly AIDS Outreach Project) provides HIV/AIDS education and outreach to the community, including street outreach to addicts who are not in treatment and who are at high risk for contracting and transmitting HIV, TB, and other communicable diseases.

 Shanti OC

Shanti Orange County is a non-profit agency established in 1987 whose mission is to provide life enhancing services and emotional support to individuals living with HIV and AIDS.

 UCI Health Education's Free, Anonymous HIV Testing

UCI Health Education is partnering with Student Health Service to make Anonymous HIV Antibody Testing available to all UCI community members.

Appointments are recommended, and testing takes place every Tuesday and Wednesday from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at UCI Health Education, G319 Student Center. All parts of the testing process, from making an appointment to getting your result, are completely anonymous. Our phone number: (949)UCI-WELL or (949)824-9355.