What does GJNV do?
Gender Justice Nevada is a 501(c)3 created by sex/gender diverse persons for sex/gender diverse persons providing direct clinical services, school advocacy, outreach & education, and policy advocacy addressing the identities and issues faced by Nevada’s diverse communities.
Gender Justice Nevada offers 4 FREE therapy groups weekly, as well as no-cost individual & family therapy services; school advocacy services; document change services; advocacy/outreach/training, and our NEW Youth Empowerment Project!
Mondays, 6 PM to 7:30 PM. A safe, supportive space for persons with a history of sex/gender-based violence, discrimination, or oppression. Facilitated by licensed intern/therapist. Held in office 111. Contact Jamelle Berry at firstname.lastname@example.org. Drop-in group; persons may attend for as long as they find it beneficial.
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Saturdays, 1 PM to 3 PM. A safe space for young persons/youth who are awake to their diversity, finding themselves anywhere in the process of living into their truth and authenticity in a sex/gender context. Facilitated by licensed therapist. Held in office 110. Contact jane heenan at 702-810-4159 for more information. Drop-in group; persons may attend for as long as they find it beneficial.
Parents and Family Members of Sex/Gender Diverse Persons-
Saturdays, 1 PM to 3 PM. A professionally facilitated and largely peer-supportive space for love ones, parents, spouses, etc. of persons on their unique journey to their authentic selves. Facilitated by licensed therapist. Held in office 112. Contact Laura Hernandez at 702-429-5405. Drop-in group; persons may attend for as long as they find it beneficial.
Sex Workers Support & Solidarity Group-
A safe, supportive space created for sex workers, by sex workers. This is not a space designed to discourage sex work, but rather a space that supports community development and safety for those engaged in consensual sex work. Facilitated by licensed/intern therapists. Contact Stephannie Tucker at 405-226-2391 or Alessandra Lanti at 310-923-5409 for brief screening BEFORE ATTENDING GROUP.
Individual, Couple, and Family Therapy available at no-cost, on a case-by-case basis. Contact jane heenan at 702-810-4159.
Document Change Support:
In a partnership with Nevada Legal Services, our staff can provide free assistance in completing all required documents to initiate legal name change on identification documents, including birth certificate. Contact Sybrina Bernabei at email@example.com
School Advocacy Services for Sex/Gender Diverse Youth:
Our Family and Youth Services Coordinator, Laura Hernandez, can support you and your family in addressing issues related to your child’s gender confirmation journey as it relates to safety and respect issues within the Clark County schools. Contact Laura at firstname.lastname@example.org
Community Outreach & Training:
Our advocacy services coordinator, Sybrina Bernabei provides community–based, custom trainings for local agencies and organizations on the unique issues and challenges facing persons awake to their diversity in a sex/gender context within our communities. Contact Sybrina at email@example.com
Youth Empowerment Project:
Our newest, super exciting programming! If you are interested in learning more about advocacy through storytelling and ways to get involved in policy issues/other forms of community involvement and direct political action, please contact Sybrina Bernabei or Laura Hernandez for more information about YEP! Both youth and adults encouraged to participate!