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McDonald/Wright Building

Press Room
McDonald/Wright Building


For media inquiries, call
323-993-7622 or email


About the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center

The L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center provides a broad array of services for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community, welcoming nearly a quarter-million client visits from ethnically diverse youth and adults each year.

Through its Jeffrey Goodman Special Care Clinic and on-site pharmacy, the Center offers free and low-cost health, mental health, HIV/AIDS medical care and HIV/STD testing and prevention.

The Center also offers legal, social, cultural, and educational services, with unique programs for seniors, families and youth, including a 24-bed transitional living program for homeless youth.


Staff members at the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center, who may be available for interviews, include experts on topics such as: 

  • HIV/AIDS testing and medical care

  • STD testing and medical care

  • Laws affecting LGBT people, including name/gender change laws 

  • Mental health issues 

  • Substance abuse and recovery
  • Domestic violence

  • LGBT Seniors

  • Homelessness and meth use among LGBT youth

  • Same-sex marriage issues

  • Nutrition and HIV

  • Issues affecting LGBT seniors

  • How service providers can better serve LGBT clients
Management biographies, photos and contact information

Recent News Releases

Calendar of upcoming events


High-Resolution Images

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Center CEO Lorri L. Jean

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Chief of Staff Darrel Cummings

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Tel: 323-993-7400
The L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center is a 501 c3 registered non-profit.