Family Support & Family Planning Services @ The Center


LGBTQ Perinatal Wellness Center

Dr. Meghan Lewis has specialized for over twenty years in queer conception support, fertility enhancement, pregnancy and birth options, and postpartum and early parenting adjustment. She is the Founder and Director of the LGBTQ Perinatal Wellness Center where she offers integrative perinatal and somatic therapies and consultations, ( Meghan is a birth doula and former homebirth apprentice midwife as well an alumna of the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology (PhD) and of the University of Michigan (BA). She has served on the Board of Directors of Berkeley's BirthWays and the Advisory Board of Oakland's Then Comes Baby. She worked as the Family Advocacy Program liaison at Our Family Coalition promoting LGBTQ family safety and visibility. Dr. Lewis also is the author and editor of the forthcoming anthology, In the Family Way: Unique Accounts of LGBTQ Conceptions and is one of the Family Services Coordinators at the Oakland LGBTQ Community Center. 

A Gathering Place

We are a People of Color FAMILY based affinity group. 
We are parents, friends and allies of those who identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community. 
We are a peer/support group for individuals of ALL sexual orientations and gender identities. 
We meet every 2nd Friday of the month, 6-7pm.

Please see our calendar.

The Center is wheelchair accessible, ADA compliant and has an elevator.

Hours of Operation 

Office Hours: Monday through Friday,12:00 pm- 8:00 pm

Open Saturdays for group activities. Closed  Sundays (except for special events). For event and meeting details, please see our calendar.



3207 Lakeshore Ave.
(Entrance on Rand Ave.)
Oakland, CA 94610


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