COMPASS VENTURA COUNTY supports, connects and empowers existing groups and organizations working toward a unified Ventura County; We value the network of existing organizations, governed by an inclusive process that collaborates with other LBGTQ organizations; We respect others and value being kind in our communication with each other. We value the worth and dignity of all people, gender expressions and sexual orientations as we create and sustain a community and institutions that make these values a reality. COMPASS VENTURA COUNTY promotes and educates our community in matters of sexual health and diversity.


Individuality and Strength: Our network values individuality as a strength and all people are treated with fairness and dignity.

Excellence: We seek excellence in our programming and our work.

Dedication: We seek supporters, employees and volunteers who are dedicated to continually improving the health and well-being of others.

Inclusiveness: All people are embraced. We acknowledge all voices and perspectives

Innovation: We use our creativity to foster new ideas reflecting the community’s needs.

Integrity: We walk our talk; what we say is what we do.