South Texas Pride Q&A: Pride Center San Antonio expanding physical footprint, mental health services

New space expected to be completed in the coming year

SAN ANTONIO – Pride Center San Antonio is expanding its physical footprint to offer more services to the local LGBTQ+ community.

The center, which provides mental health and social services, plans to renovate a newly-acquired space adjacent to its current location.

With the expansion, Pride Center SA will be able to increase its counseling and group therapy services and offer more peer support groups.

The renovation is funded through a combination of proceeds from Giving Tuesday and additional fundraising efforts.

The new space is expected to be completed in the coming year.

Watch the latest South Texas Pride Q&A with Pride Center SA’s executive director, Robert Salcido, to learn more about the upcoming expansion. View the Q&A in the video player above.

About the Author:

Ivan Herrera has worked as a journalist in San Antonio since 2016. His work for KSAT 12 and includes covering breaking news of the day, as well as producing Q&As and content for the "South Texas Pride" and "KSAT Money" series.