Gay male BDSM and social group
Provides info on sex workers’ rights and issues
Berkeley Free Clinic
HIV & STD tests, pregnancy tests, primary care
2339 Durant Ave, Berkeley
Berkeley Public Health STD Clinic
Free condoms & lube; confidential testing, diagnosis & treatment of STDs on a free or sliding scale. Also provides family planning and general health care. Temporarily relocated to Milvia Street location–call or check website to confirm address.
2500 Milvia Street, #114, Berkeley, CA 94710
Hours: MTWF 8-12 & 1-5; Th 10-12 & 1-7
Bi Friendly San Francisco
Listing of social groups and events for Bay Area bi folks.
Billy DeFrank Center
South Bay LGBT Community Center
938 The Alameda, San Jose
aka GoldenShower/Leather/Underwear/Naked/Bondage Buddies – sex/fetish club for men
Courses in massage, retreats for couples; most programs are segregated by sex
CCSF HIV/STD Education Program
Offers certification and courses in HIV/STD prevention education
COYOTE (Call Off Your Old Tired Ethics)
Sex worker support and organization
California Prostate Cancer Coalition
A listing of prostate cancer support groups in California
Center for Sex and Culture
Hosts classes and events; has library
1349 Mission St., SF
Cole Street Youth Clinic
Free/low-cost youth services (12-22 years old) including: family planning, GYN, STD testing & treatment, confidential HIV testing, & some primary care
555 Cole St. (@ Haight)
Hours: M-F 9:15 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Unique and custom corsetry
Dimensions Free Queer Youth Health Clinic
Offers low-cost health services for queer, transgender and questioning youth ages 12 to 25
3850 17th Street (Castro-Mission Health Center)
Hours: Thursdays, 5-8 p.m., Saturday 12-3
Offers BDSM/leather/fetish/kinky-oriented sexuality and relationship classes, parties, munches, and special events
Men’s sex club
Post-abortion counseling talkline for greater Bay Area – Spanish services available
Hours: Mon-Fri 5-10pm Pacific
Gender inclusive and trans-friendly waxing and skincare (ask for Leisa Askew)
228 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA
leisa -at- luxaskin.com
Fetish shoe store
1214 Sutter St., SF
603 Valencia St., SF
(415) 345-0400 (1620 Polk St. SF)
(510) 841-8987 (2504 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley)
(800) 289-8423 (telephone orders)
Haight Ashbury Free Clinic
Provides general and mental health services; HIV treatment
558 Clayton (@ Haight), SF
Human Awareness Institute
Workshops on relationships and sexuality
Institute for the Advanced Study of Human Sexuality
Graduate school in sexology
1523 Franklin St., SF
Gay-oriented sex toys and books
4057 18th Street, SF
Activities, tutoring, recreation, health and sex ed for GLBTQ youth
127 Collingwood St., SF (btwn 18th and 19th)
Leather, fetish, and Gay Men’s gear. Online orders and stores in San Jose and Texas
969 Park Ave, San Jose
Lyon-Martin Health Services
Focuses on lesbian and bisexual women
1748 Market Suite 201 (@ Valencia), SF
Hours: M & W 11a.m.-7p.m., Tu & F 9a.m.-5p.m., Th 12p.m.-5p.m.
HIV/STD testing for gay/bi men & transmen; drop-in only
4122 18th St., SF
Nothern CA escort reviews, discussion boards for clients and workers
The California branch of NARAL, a reproductive health & rights center that works to remove obstacles to women seeking access to abortion.
National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR)
Legal resource center for lesbians and their families.
870 Market Street. Suite 370 SF
Community center for sexual minorities based in Berkeley, CA. Social activities. Drop-in and closed support groups for bi, gay, lesbian, transgender, youth & questioning. AIDS education, testing & counseling.
Sexy dance club for women and couples (no sex on premises)
Power Exchange San Francisco
Sex club for all genders and orientations. San Francisco branch re-opened February 2010 at a new location.
220 Jones Street, San Francisco, CA
Psych Emergency Services – SF General – 24 hours
QSM (Quality SM)
Sells books, videos, and other BDSM smut.
SF Bay Area Therapy Network
Referrals for licensed psychotherapists with individual and independent practices in the San Francisco Area.
415-974-9779 (SF & Marin), 510-287-9225 (East Bay)
San Francisco Citadel
Venue for play parties, educational events, discussion groups
1277 Mission Street (at 9th)
Child Sexual Abuse – SF General
San Francisco General Hospital
1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco
SF General Rape Treatment Center
Men’s jack-off club
A calendar of queer things to do in the San Francisco Bay Area
SF Sexual Trauma and Rape Treatment Center
BDSM classes, information, and social events in San Jose
San Francisco AIDS Foundation
Large HIV/AIDS education, testing and outreach organization
San Francisco City Clinic
356 7th St. @ Folsom St., San Francisco
Hours: Drop-in hours MWF 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Tu 1-6 p.m., Th 1-4 p.m.
San Francisco HIV Test Sites
San Francisco Syringe/Needle Exchange Sites
Service of Mankind Church (SMC)
Goddess worship, female dominant/male submissive social group
SFSU Human Sexuality Studies Department
Undergraduate minor and MA program
Silicon Valley AIDS Services
SF-based human animal roleplay society
Men’s gym, hot tubs, and sex club
2107 4th St., Berkeley
Tom Waddell Transgender Clinic
A multidisciplinary primary health clinic open to anyone who identifies as transgender. Provides medical services as well as nutritional, mental health, and social services.
50 Lech Walesa (Ivy) St.
Hours: Tu 5-8 p.m. New patients sign up for an intake appointment Tu 2-4 p.m.
Group for transgender persons, cross-dressers, transsexuals, and their partners. Has referrals database of trans-friendly providers. Although many people in the intersex community believe that transgender is an entirely separate category from intersex, TGSF provides community, support, and education for transgender persons and their partners, and explicitly include intersexed people in their organization. Monthly meetings last Thursday of month in San Francisco, CA, and occasional educational programs on Wednesday evenings.
Hours: 24-hr announcement/message. 7-10PM Mon-Fri to speak to a volunteer
Twist is a private party which caters to lifestyle couples who wish to share adult intimacy in the San Francisco Bay Area.
North Beach, San Francisco, CA
UC San Francisco AIDS Health Project
Anonymous and confidential HIV tests for queer men & transmen, provides counseling and support groups
Men’s club and baths
1010 The Alameda, San Jose
Women’s Community Clinic
Free services for STDs, family planning, women’s health
Hours: M-Th 5-9p.m., W 9a.m.-1p.m., F drop-in at 11a.m., S 9a.m.-1p.m.