Come to Empodérate!

La Clínica del Pueblo offers through Empodérate a variety of free services where you can find: information, resources and access to essential and social and support services so you can take care of your health in a friendly and safe environment.

Navigation services

Primary care services, HIV Care, legal services, mental health, education, medical insurance, and employment readiness, among other support services.

Individual counseling

Sexual health, HIV prevention, and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs), substance use, healthy sexual relationships, among others.

Rapid testing

HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

Educational groups

Weekly educational groups for members of the LGBTQ community and allies.


Training workshops for health promoters and community leaders.

Support groups

Support groups for people living with HIV.

Activities / Events

Recreational and sports events to encourage peer support, community outreach events, and promotion of healthy sexual practices, HIV prevention and other sexually transmitted infections, rapid HIV and STI testing events.

What do our clients / participants say about us?

We build a healthy Latino community through culturally appropriate health services, aimed at those who need them most.

“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!”

“Empodérate is a center for information, education and learning.”

“Excellent. Thank you for all your help and compassion. Thank you for all your work with HIV to help so many kids take care of themselves. Also by creating a safe space without judgment for anyone who needs help or who wants to have fun with people who can identify themselves.Many thanks to the director and all the employees!!”