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!"

-Participant, El Salvador, 29 years old

LCDP – 15th Street

2831 15th St NW Washington, DC 20009


Monday-Friday from 9am to 6pm

La Casa Community Health Action Center

3166 Mt Pleasant St. NW, Washington, DC 20010


Monday-Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

LCDP - Hyattsville

2970 Belcrest Center Dr, 301, 4th floor, Hyattsville, MD 20782


Monday-Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm