Archive Organizations and Advocacy

22 Dec
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GSA Consortium of the Gay Alliance

The GSA Consortium of the Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley offers resources, training, and opportunities to network for GSA advisers in the greater Rochester (and beyond!) area.  The Consortium meets 5-6 times during the course of the school year. ...

20 Jul
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New York City Anti-Violence Project

The New York City Anti-Violence Project’s hotline is available for anyone needing support after the horrific attack on LGBTQ people in Orlando: 212 714 1141. You can also report violence online and provide a safe way for a Counselor to ...

13 Aug
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Jim Collins Foundation

The mission of the Jim Collins Foundation is to provide financial assistance to transgender people for gender-confirming surgeries. The Jim Collins Foundation recognizes that not every transgender person needs or wants surgery to achieve a healthy transition. But for those who ...

09 Jul
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Lifetime Care Rochester

We exist to provide compassionate, personalized care for recovering and restoring of health, improving quality of life, and maintaining independence in the home and home-like settings of all adults and children who are ill, injured, dying or grieving.

12 May
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National Coalition for LGBT Health

The Coalition is committed to improving the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals through federal advocacy that is focused on research, policy, education, and training. The LGBT community includes individuals of every sexual orientation, gender, gender ...

12 May
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GLBT Health Access Project

12 May
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GayHealthBlog.com

The fact remains, homophobia is alive and well in health care settings around the world, leaving thousands of LGBT individuals either unable to unwilling to be completely open and honest with health care providers, often to the detriment of their ...

12 May
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Monroe Plan for Medical Care

The mission of the Monroe Plan for Medical Care, as a health management organization serving low-income individuals and the working poor, is to improve the health status of our enrollees and their families. We dedicate our efforts to: * Facilitating ...

12 May
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Sylvia Rivera Law Project

The Sylvia Rivera Law Project (SRLP) works to guarantee that all people are free to self-determine their gender identity and expression, regardless of income or race, and without facing harassment, discrimination, or violence. SRLP is a collective organization founded on ...

12 May
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GLMA (Gay and Lesbian Medical Association)

GLMA is the leading organization in North America working to ensure that LGBT people are treated competently and not discriminated against when they access health care. GLMA also works to ensure that LGBT healthcare providers do not experience discrimination in ...