Calling all LGBTQ Youth in the DMV! If you didn’t get a chance to take our annual Youth Pride Day Survey at the event, it’s not too late. You can complete the survey online! Help us expand our knowledge and better support LGBTQ Youth in our community. Use the link below to take the survey now.
The DC Department of Health held an LGBT Health Symposium on Saturday October 21st at the Chevy Chase Community. Community organizations in attendance included Casa Ruby, The DC Center for the LGBT Community, Smyal, and Whitman Walker Health.
Guillame Bagal took notes from the meeting. Download Guillame’s notes using the link below.
More pictures and comments from the Symposium can be found on twitter using the hashtag #LGBTHealthDC.
If you would like to be part of the ongoing conversation about LGBT Health Equity in the District of Columbia like our facebook page at fb.com/lgbthealthdc or follow us on twitter at twitter.com/lgbthealthdc.
Short Survey for Individuals who are Transgender or Gender Nonconforming – earn a $10 gift card
Currently looking for participants who identify as trans or gender nonconforming and are at least 19 years old for a research study about mental health, resiliency, well-being, and experiences of stigma. Participants are asked to complete a brief set of questions, which is expected to take 30 minutes. Participants will earn a $10 gift card for their time.
To find out more and access the survey, please go to: http://tinyurl.com/TGNCsurvey
This research is being conducted by Debra Hope, a researcher at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (http://psychology.unl.edu/debra-hope) and the TransCollaborations team, a community-based research partnership with TGNC communities in traditionally underserved areas (http://go.unl.edu/transcollaborations). This research has been approved by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s IRB: Protocol 17415. Deb and her team can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.