Come to Empoderate!

We are a safe and welcoming space for the LGBTQ community. The services you can access completely for free include:

  • Navigation to health care, education, legal, mental health, job readiness, and other support services.
  • Individual counseling on HIV and substance use prevention.
  • HIV and STI rapid testing.
  • Leadership and community involvement activities.
  • Health education group discussions.
  • Health promotion workshops.
  • Educational support groups for people living with HIV.
  • Recreational and sporting events, movie nights, retreats, and so much more!

Come visit us

"You can be yourself in Empodérate. Like you, we are Trans-Latina women who come together to share our dreams, worries, learn about self-care and health, and get more involved with our community. Come and be a part of our family!"

El Salvador, 29 years old


3166 Mount Pleasant ST. NW Washington, DC 20010

Monday-Friday from 9am to 6pm



7411 Riggs Road Suite #308 Hyattsville, MD 20783

Tuesday-Friday from 10am to 6pm

(301) 264-8200