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Why Persad


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at Persad


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Why Choose

a Career With Persad

As the region's oldest LGBTQ+ organization, Persad Center has developed a trusted reputation for providing premium mental heath therapy services which better our community.

We believe in the core values of Accessibility, Dignity and Representation, and work tirelessly to provide services that elevate and celebrate our community's diversity.

In short…WE ARE HERE for our clients, for the past 50 years, today, and tomorrow.

Persad is home to a team of caring and compassionate professional therapists and staff who believe that community service and providing balanced wellness and care is the foundation of a better city, a better region ...a better world.

Join us and make a difference.

• Do you crave purpose, passion and meaning in your work?

• Do you want to bring your whole authentic self to work?

• Are you committed to LGBTQ+ and HIV/AIDS+ individuals having access to high-quality mental health care?

Persad Center is an affirming, inspiring and rewarding place to work.

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Reason 1

Work with Purpose

Persad is strongly aligned with a united purpose. We are committed to improving the well-being of the LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning) communities and the HIV/AIDS community in Pittsburgh and surrounding areas.


Everything we do is framed with the lens, "how does this help our community?


If you have a passion for walking beside our LGBTQ+ and HIV/AIDS community while they rise up, we would love to talk to you.


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Reason 2

At Persad, we want you to be yourself.

At Persad we want you to be yourself.

• Do you struggle to understand why people judge an individual's appearance before even getting to know them?

• Do you want to be able to talk about your partner or partners with acceptance of whatever gender they identify as?

•Do you want your pronouns respected and your gender identity affirmed?

• Do you want bring your whole unique self to work?

We want you to BEYOURSELF!

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