Santa Cruz Public Libraries'
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Cantu Queer Center|
|Alternate Name(s):||GLBTI Resource Center at UCSC|
Lionel Cantu Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender Intersex Resource Center at UCSC
|Address:||1156 High Street, Merrill College|
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
|Description:||Hours: Weekdays, year round, 10am-6pm (because of small staff, it is recommended to call before stopping by.
The center is open during the evening as well, when a variety of clubs or student organizations meet. Check weekly meeting schedule online.
Community Center serving the UCSC population as well as the public. Information, referrals, library, programs, space rentals available.
|Mission:||The Cantu Queer Center at UC Santa Cruz exists to provide an open, safe, inclusive, intercultural space, promoting education about all genders and sexualities, and empowering self-exploration of these identities. We support same-gender-loving students, faculty, staff, and alumni, as well as families, friends, and the entire campus community. We serve as a resource to LGBTQQIA students by providing opportunities for leadership and personal development, and by creating programs and services that work to eliminiate heterosexism, bi-phobia, and gender-identity oppression. We strive to develop an atmosphere of acceptance and well-being from which the campus community can fulfill the academic mission of the university.|
|Programs:||Numerous programs throughout academic year including GLBT 'holidays.' Rainbow Graduation Ceremony celebrates GLBT and ally graduates from schools/colleges throughout Santa Cruz County.|
|Facilities:||Call for information.|
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within Four Blocks|
|Eligibility:||Call for Information|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
|Parent Agency:||University of California Santa Cruz|
Gay/Lesbian Advocacy Groups
Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Advocacy Groups
Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Support Groups
Mutual Support Groups
Special Library Collections
|This record last modified March 26, 2013|