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We are Central Illinois’ LGBTQ Community Center offering various groups, services, training, gatherings (social and educational) and transitional housing. We also put on Springfield PrideFest! There is a lot of information on this site so please take time to look around. If there is something that you are looking for but cannot find, please call us at 217-528-5253.

It is with sadness that we report the death of former Phoenix Center Board President and beloved friend MT Vann. She was a beautiful human being and she will be missed by so many. There will be a Celebration of Life ceremony Friday, January 6th at 10 a.m. at the Crowne Plaza on Dirksen Parkway. Memorials may be made to the Phoenix Center – 109 E. Lawrence Avenue, Springfield IL 62704 or Theresa Vann Scholarship Fund, c/o St. John’s Hospital, 800 E. Carpenter, Springfield IL 62702. To read her obituary, click HERE.