The RCC is a Medi-Cal approved, mental health provider offering support services to individuals, couples and families. Our services include both counseling and case management services. Counselors are available during daytime and evening hours Monday through Saturday. Services are currently available in Concord and Pittsburg locations. For more information please leave a message on RCC’s […]
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Every day at Rainbow Community Center, we create an environment that fosters strength and self-assurance for those we serve. The hundreds of community members who walk into the center every year find validation and comfort in each other that helps them survive and flourish. Our counseling program, food pantry, youth and senior activities provide hope […]
Now accepting nominations! Historically, the Rainbow Community Center has presented the Honorary Homosexual and Community Service Awards to individuals or organizations that has provided exceptional leadership in promoting social opportunities, health and wellness services, and/or awareness programs in support of the LGBTQ community in Contra Costa County. The specific activities of the recipient of the RCC Honorary […]
Mission: The Rainbow Community Center of Contra Costa County (RCC) builds community and promotes wellness among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTIQ) persons and our allies. We are located across from Todos Santos Plaza in Concord and provide services throughout the county Classification: This position is classified as part-time (20 hours/week), non-exempt. Start […]
Mission: The Rainbow Community Center of Contra Costa County (RCC) builds community and promotes wellness among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTIQ) persons and our allies. We are located across from Todos Santos Plaza in Concord and provide services throughout the county. Classification: This position is classified as full-time 40 hours/week), exempt. Start […]
Released March 6, 2014 from STAND in PRIDE: Recent news stories have highlighted violence against two transgender high school students in our county. While questions have arisen around the most recent sexual assault case, we know that these are just examples of the many ways that LGBTQ young people and adults experience rejection and discrimination within […]
Are you interested in learning how to become a trans* ally? Check out these awesome tip sheets! How to be a Transgender Ally: http://theuntitledmag.tumblr.com/post/31065985070/image-description-colorful-poster-on-how-to-be-a Words That Are Transphobic and Why: http://www.bilerico.com/2011/11/words_that_are_transphobic_why.php What does the Asterisk* Stand for? http://itspronouncedmetrosexual.com/2012/05/what-does-the-asterisk-in-trans-stand-for/ The Transgender Umbrella: http://transstudent.org/transumbrella Rainbow Community Center offers two social support groups for transgender and […]
Kind Hearts Food Program We need Home Delivery Volunteers on Thursday mornings and afternoons to help pick up and deliver food to our elderly and HIV-impacted clients. This program ensures that these underserved communities will continue receiving much needed basic goods. We are especially looking for volunteers with trucks to pickup and deliver large quantities […]