Serving the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Community of Contra Costa County since 1992.

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Here at the Rainbow Community Center of Contra Costa County, it is our goal to help ALL people reach out, connect to each other, and get support on what it means to be an LGBTQ person in our world. Click here to make a contribution to our 2014 Year End Campaign to help transform the experience of Contra Costa's LGBTQ Community.


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Everything Under the Rainbow

Shop to find Everything Under the Rainbow for a fair price! Click here to learn more about our Community Thrift Store. Proceeds go to the HIV Prevention and Education and to our Youth Program.

Recent News:

Covered California

Enroll in Health Insurance through Covered California during the open enrollment period ending February 15, 2015! Rainbow Community Center is supporting local enrollment efforts in Contra Costa County.  We encourage people to attend drop-in enrollment events (see schedule below). 1/31 – Rainbow Community Center – 10am to 2pm – 2118 Willow Pass Rd #500, Concord 2/11  – […]

LGBTQQI Resource Guide

The Contra Costa Crisis Center published a resource guide for the LGBTQQI community. Click here to view this new comprehensive guide.

How to be a Transgender Ally!

Are you interested in learning how to become a trans* ally?  Check out these awesome tip sheets! How to be a Transgender Ally: Words That Are Transphobic and Why:   What does the Asterisk* Stand for?  The Transgender Umbrella:   Rainbow Community Center offers two social support groups for transgender and […]

Ask a Youth Mentor!

Have a question? Email us at and your question might be featured next month! All questions featured will be posted anonymously. Question of the month – February 2015: “There’s a lot of pressure to be in a relationship, especially at this time of year. How do I deal with feelings of loneliness?” -Anonymous, February 2015 Thank you […]

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