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The LGBTIA+ Community Center is a cultural and community space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex people and for society in general – and it is the only one in Portugal with these characteristics. office, an LGBTIA+ Helpline or the Documentation Centre, thus providing support to the social integration and strengthening of citizenship for LGBTIA+ people and their families.

The CAD, Center for Counseling and Early Detection of HIV/AIDS Infection , is a service entirely geared towards citizens, providing them with the opportunity, in a confidential environment, anonymously and free of charge, to obtain information and to be screened for this infection. Location: Rua Brites de Almeida, nº 6, 3rd Left, in Faro (in the city centre, close to Jardim da Alagoa) Tel. 289 812 528 Email:

We are a group of parents who intend to fight for a fairer society for our sons and daughters, combating forms of discrimination related to sexual orientation and gender identity. We provide support guides for families of LGB+ and Trans * People to clarify doubts and indicate strategies for managing emotions and conflicts. Group sessions with mothers and fathers who listen to each other, clarify and accompany each other. Individual Support Sessions for counseling. Psychological Support , by appointment.