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The TransPowerment program works to reduce HIV infection and transmission among transgender persons and their partners in Santa Clara County. TransPowerment is a program that builds strength within the transgender community by providing culturally appropriate services through workshops, outreach, and case management. The TransPowerment program gives trans-women of color a forum to voice their opinions, express their concerns and meet other women with whom they can identify.

Contact Information:

Nori Herras-Tejero
  • Director of Programs & Services
  • (408) 556-6605, extension 232
100 North Winchester Boulevard, Suite 250
Santa Clara, CA 95050-6250
(408) 556-6605 x232

Parent organization:

Community Health Partnership of Santa Clara County

Populations served:

Transgender women, People of color, Asian and Pacific Islanders, Latina/os

Services offered:

HIV counseling and testing, Prevention case management, Skills building workshops, Individual-level interventions, Support groups, Outreach/Condom distribution, Referrals, Multilingual services


English, Spanish