December 1, 2022

World AIDS Day 2022

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Positively Me – The Mallery Jenna Robinson Story  As an Afra Caribbean trans woman, I have learned to live in my power and truth for 16 years, with 11...


September 30, 2022

First-in-the-Nation Gender Affirming Care Bill Gets Signed Into Law

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SB 923, the TGI Inclusive Care Act, ensures trans, gender diverse, & intersex (TGI) patients receive the affirming health care they deserve Senator Scott Wiener’s (D-San Francisco) Senate Bill...


August 25, 2022

Access to Gender Affirming Care Bill Heads to Governor Newsom’s Desk

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ACCESS TO GENDER AFFIRMING CARE BILL ON ITS WAY TO GOVERNOR NEWSOM’S DESK SB 923, the TGI Inclusive Care Act, would ensure trans, gender diverse, & intersex (TGI) patients...


August 12, 2022

CA LGBTQ Health & Human Services Convening Going Virtual

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Dear Community, The California LGBTQ Health and Human Services Network has made the difficult decision to shift all aspects of the event to virtual and cancel the in-person component...


August 1, 2022

CALIFORNIA LGBTQ HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES NETWORK WELCOMES DANNIE CESEÑA AS THE NEXT NETWORK DIRECTOR

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The California LGBTQ Health and Human Services Network, the statewide coalition working to advance LGBTQ health equity, announced on July 29, 2022 that Transgender Health Equity Manager Dannie Ceseña...


June 28, 2022

How Tech is Changing the Way the LGBTQ+ Community and Government Interact

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The California LGBTQ Health and Human Services Network is using new technology from Qualtrics to collect feedback from LGBTQ+ residents at community town halls, local Pride and LGBTQ events...


June 22, 2022

ACCESS TO GENDER AFFIRMING CARE BILL PASSES ASSEMBLY HEALTH COMMITTEE

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Senate Bill 923 by Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) passed the Assembly Health Committee on Tuesday afternoon with a 11-1 vote. During a time when states like Texas and...


May 2, 2022

Ways to support trans* youth across the country from California

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Dear Network members,  Thank you to everyone who has shown your support for SB 923, our bill to expand access to affirming health care for TGNC Californians. Whether you’ve...


April 7, 2022

BILL PASSES CA SENATE HEALTH COMMITTEE TO IMPROVE ACCESS TO GENDER AFFIRMING CARE

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SACRAMENTO – Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco)’s Senate Bill 923 passed the Senate Health Committee on Wednesday afternoon with a 8 -2 vote. SB 923, the Gender Affirming Care Act,...


March 24, 2022

Help write the next chapter for the California LGBTQ Health and Human Services Network

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Dear Network members, I write my message this week with mixed emotions. I’ve had the pleasure of leading the California LGBTQ Health and Human Services Network for over five...