Local and National Resources

Local and National Resources

Below you will find a list of additional Men’s Resources offered around the Berkeley Area and nationally. We've also included a list of links to various Veteran resources. Although this list is updated frequently, it is important to note that this list is not exhaustive.

Local Resources | National Resources | Veteran Resources

Local Resources

East Bay Men's Network

The East Bay Men’s Network’s purpose is to build community and friendship through sharing our life concerns with other men. They are an affiliation of small groups of men dedicated to the concept of self-help with the leadership function shared by all.

Men's Center for Counseling and Psychotherapy

The Bay Area's first organization with a collective commitment to provide all men with the particular understanding and professional therapy services that enable men to successfully explore and resolve a wide range of needs, conflicts and issues, and provides a supportive environment for change and healing in men's lives.

Nation of Men – East Bay

The East Bay Nation of Men supports and honors men, teams family and community in San Francisco’s East Bay through men's meetings, men's teams, and community service opportunities from Oakland to Fremont.

Nation of Men - South Bay

The Nation of Men, South Bay is a community organization in the San Francisco – San Jose Bay Area where men can share life experiences, learn from each other, develop new friendships, have fun as a group and support one another in times of need.

Northern California Men's Center

Coordinates groups for men who want to resolve problems, express feelings, form friendships, and understand and improve relationships with women.

Community United Against Violence

Founded in 1979, CUAV is the nation’s first LGBTQQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning) anti-violence organization. Our mission is to prevent and respond to violence against and within our diverse LGBTQQ communities.

National Resources

Men's Center

The mission of the Men’s Center is to assist men in finding male positive resources, information, and support, and to empower men to lead healthy, productive and fulfilling lives.  The site provides various resources (at the state, national and international level), advisors, chat rooms, and an interactive forum. 

Men's Resource Center for Change

The mission of the Men's Resource Center for Change is to support men, challenge men's violence, and develop men's leadership in ending oppression in ourselves, our families, and our communities. Their programs support men to overcome the damaging effects of rigid and stereotyped masculinity, and simultaneously confront men's patterns of personal and societal violence and abuse toward women, children, and other men.

Men's Stuff

Menstuff.org is a starting point for information for and about men on the web, particularly regarding positive change in male roles and relationships.  It is an educational website which serves a diverse men's community, with 65 columnists, thousands of on-site men's book reviews, and hyperlinks to hundreds of events, periodicals and groups.

Men's Web

Men’s Web provides a number of resources for men interested in relationships, health, families, spirituality and more.

Veteran Resources

California Veterans Education Opportunities Partnership

The California Veterans Education Opportunities Partnership welcomes individuals who have served or are currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces to apply for educational opportunities at any of the University of California campuses.

Cal Veteran Services Center

The Cal Veteran Services Center is dedicated to providing programs and services in support of the academic and personal success of student veterans.  As a supportive and inclusive community, we are committed to increasing student veteran access to and awareness of campus resources and enrichment opportunities. The center also promotes campus and community engagement and leadership development that enrich and support students' academic and professional goals.  The Cal Veteran Services Center carries out the University commitment to access and equity for students and plays a key role in campus outreach and recruitment of student veterans.