Student Resources

Student Resources

On-Campus Resources

Cross Cultural and Gender Center

The Cross Cultural and Gender Center exists to contribute significantly to the continued development of a safe and welcoming environment for the Fresno State community. We foster meaningful dialogue and activism that works to eliminate racism, sexism, heterosexism, and other forms of oppression. 

Peers Supporting Peers

Location: Cross Cultural and Gender Center (Thomas Building)

Phone Number: 559.278.4435

Availability: M-F 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Q Clothing Closet

The Q Clothing Closet exists to provide FREE clothing to trans and gender-nonconforming folks, and anyone else who might need it. The clothing closet opens during scheduled pop-up shops that are announced under our Q Clothing Closet tab to your left! 

Student Health and Counseling Center

The Student Health and Counseling Center is an organization that is recognized for its commitment to providing leadership for health services on campus, and contributing to the success of students and the university community by promoting lifelong healthy behaviors, and creating healthy environments. 

Survivor Advocate

Location: Student Health and Counseling Center

Phone Number: 559.278.6796

Website: http://www.fresnostate.edu/studentaffairs/survivoradvocate/advocate/

K.I.S.S.

K.I.S.S. is a peer health ambassador program designed to bring medically accurate information on reproductive health to Fresno State college students. 

P.A.W.

The Peer Ambassadors of Wellness (PAW) program is responsible for promoting the health and wellness of our Fresno State students. 

Title IX

Location: Henry Madden Library, Fourth Floor

Phone Number: 559.278.5357

Website: http://www.fresnostate.edu/adminserv/hr/title-ix/index.html

Students for Quality Education

Students for Quality Education is a grassroots activist group on campus dedicated to preserving the people's University. Fighting for equal and quality education for ALL.

Discussion Groups

The Cross Cultural and Gender Center provides space for students, staff, and faculty to come together and share community. Gender Revolution is a discussion group open to people of all genders! There are different topics around gendered dynamics in contemporary social issues for each meeting. 

Off-Campus Resources

Breaking the Silence

Breaking the Silence is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising public awareness of child abuse and prevention techniques through survivor empowerment and community education.

 

Central Valley Justice Coalition

Central Valley Justice Coalition is a faith-based non-profit organization made up of churches, agencies, and passionate individuals who aim to prevent human trafficking in the Central Valley.

Centro La Familia

Centro La Familia has served low-income families throughout Fresno County for 38 years by providing access to life sustaining resources. Services include health/wellness, family strengthening, victim services, policy/leadership development, and immigration.  

The Family Healing Center

The Family Healing Center provides critical services to women and children who are survivors of sexual and physical abuse and domestic violence as well as those who witness abuse.

Fresno EOC

Fresno EOC aims to create healthy communities with equal access to social justice, jobs, education and resources by empowering individuals to thrive as healthy, self-sufficient and contributing members of their communities. They do this by providing access to much-needed resources such as education, housing, health care, financial help, and employment.

IGNITE 

IGNITE promotes women’s political ambition by instilling a sense of confidence in participants through the building of their leadership skills and the deepening of their expertise around policy issues. They offer a powerful network of elected women who serve as role models and help participants access opportunities to exercise political leadership and prepare to run and lead.

League of Women Voters

The League of Women Voters of Fresno is a nonprofit, nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. They aim to influence public policy through education and advocacy.

Marjaree Mason Center

Marjaree Mason Center provides emergency and longer-term safe housing, along with a wide variety of support services for victims of domestic violence in Fresno County.

Mollie's House

Mollie's House is a faith-based non-profit organization whose specific purpose is to serve young women who are victims of sexual trafficking. They provide twenty-four hour residential care for girls between the ages of 12 and 17 as well as mental health services. 

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood works to provide education regarding reproductive health as well as a variety of health services including contraception, STD testing and prenatal care. 

Rape Crisis Services of Fresno

RCS Fresno aims to end rape and sexual violence and support and empower survivors while supporting safe, consensual relationships.

Survivors of Incest Anonymous

 

Survivors of Incest Anonymous for Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse is a 12-step, self-help recovery program modeled after AA. Their mission is to empower survivors of childhood sexual abuse and to help them thrive.

 

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) is the oldest women's peace organization in the world and works for peace, justice, disarmament and human rights.

 
 

 

Trans Resources

On-Campus Resources

Cross Cultural and Gender Center

 The Cross Cultural and Gender Center exists to contribute significantly to the continued development of a safe and welcoming environment for the Fresno State community. We foster meaningful dialogue and activism that works to eliminate racism, sexism, heterosexism, and other forms of oppression.

Q Clothing Closet

The Q Clothing Closet exists to provide FREE clothing to trans and gender-nonconforming folks, and anyone else who might need it. The clothing closet opens during scheduled pop-up shops that are announced under our Q Clothing Closet tab to your left! 

Student Health and Counseling Center

The Student Health and Counseling Center is an organization that is recognized for its commitment to providing leadership for health services on campus, and contributing to the success of students and the university community by promoting lifelong healthy behaviors, and creating healthy environments. 

Off-Campus Resources 

Trans-E-Motion

Trans-E-Motion honors and celebrates the lives of transgender persons to bring about social change for the benefit of the transgender/transsexual community through activities and events that bring education, understanding, and support to all. 

Trans Friendly Doctor

Julie Nicole is a trans-friendly physician at Central Valley OB/GYN who provides the following services: Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) and Hysterectomies. They also refer out for the following reasons: Breast Reductions and Phalloplasty for Trans Men and Vaginoplasty for Trans Women

Address: Central Valley OB/GYN Medical Group 2210 E. Illinois Suite 505 Fresno, CA 93701; Phone Number: 559.266.8989

Planned Parenthood Mar Monte

Planned Parenthood Mar Monteoffers transgender hormone services at this health center location:

650 N. Fulton Street, Fresno, CA 93728

Local Socials

Join other LGBTQ+ and Trans folks ever first Friday of the month at 7:00PM for fun, food, and socializing!

1414 N Van Ness Ave, Fresno, CA 93728 

Common Space-Trans Support Group

First Saturday of the month 5:30PM
2915 Tulare St, Fresno, CA 93711 

Fresno Center-LGBTQ+ Youth Support Group

Second Friday of the month at 5:30PM
4879 E Kings Canyon Rd, Fresno, CA 93727