Welcome to Oakland's new Glenn Burke Wellness Clinic (GBWC), a project of the Oakland LGBTQ Community Center, operated in partnership with LifeLong Medical Care.  The clinic and the Center offer the following LGBTQ centered, gender affirming services :

  • Medical benefits enrollment for low income individuals

  • Gender Care & Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)

  • HIV/STI/STD testing and treatment

  • Rapid anti-retroviral treatment (ART) initiation

  • PEP & PrEP enrollment

  • Linkage to a primary care provider 

  • Tele-health (from home) sexual health testing & treatment/PrEP

  • Free safer sex packets (condoms, lube,etc.)

  • Wellness services coordination & care management

  • Youth sexual health counseling and support services

  • LGBTQ + peer support group services

  • Saturday Pop-Up sexual health clinics

We also offer linkage to other services such as emergency rental and housing assistance, food, mental health, substance use disorder linkages, legal resources and more.  


Most of our clinic services are free or can be covered by your medical provider. We can also help you enroll with a medical provider if you don't have one. Our services are offered through a unique collaboration between the Oakland LGBTQ Community Center & LifeLong Medical Care, with capacity building support from the San Francisco AIDS Foundation . The Glenn Burke Wellness Clinic is conveniently located inside of the  Oakland LGBTQ  Community  Center on Lakeshore Ave. To learn about who Glenn Burke was, click here.  You can also reach us by calling  510-781-2639


The Center's new  Glenn Burke Wellness Clinic services are  funded with the support of the California  Department of Public Health-Office of AIDS, Gilead Pharmaceuticals, San Francisco AIDS Foundation, Alameda County  Offices of HIV Care & Prevention,  foundations  and  individuals  donors  like  you.  

Testing Days Are Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays



Why We Need LGBTQ Centered Sexual Health & Medical Services