September 6, 2019

Apply Today! Help Ensure that LGBTQ Communities are Counted in the 2020 Census

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Have you been hearing about the 2020 Census? Maybe you’ve seen local job postings, or heard that this is the first year the Census will be conducted online. Maybe...


August 28, 2019

Creating Safer Schools for LGBTQ Youth

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Gender and Sexuality Alliance / Gay-Straight Alliance Clubs By Isaias Guzman   In high school, my stomach would turn every time I heard anti-LGBTQ slurs and bullying. Words like,...


August 14, 2019

Section 1557: Protecting our health care laws

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Since May, we have been sharing information with you about the Trump Administration's proposed changes to Section 1557. For those of you following along at home, Section 1557 of...


March 28, 2019

If we are not counted, we do not count.

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By Rory O’Brien & Poshi Walker   Photo Credit: Gender Spectrum Collection.   Picture this. A trans man is sitting in the waiting room at the doctor’s office and...


March 28, 2019

This Trans Day of Visibility we fight to be counted

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By Dannie Cesena   From being  the Community Icon of the Year by Orange County Pride to recently receiving the first ever Courage Award by the Orange County Hispanic...


December 20, 2018

Trans Awareness Week and Trans Day of Remembrance

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This week, November 12-19, is recognized as Transgender Awareness Week, a one-week celebration when transgender advocates and community members come together to host events that raise awareness of transgender...


December 20, 2018

Q&A: #Out4MentalHealth Workgroup Member Named Social Worker of the Year

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A strong advocate for transgender communities and #Out4MentalHealth Workgroup member, Zander Keig, LCSW, is the 2018 NASW-CA Chapter Social Worker of the Year.


December 20, 2018

Why I’m speaking Out on the Pending Catholic Hospital Mergers

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By Dannie Ceseña - Winter 2015 was a very difficult time in my life. In fact, I almost died. Now, a proposed merger between Dignity Health and...


July 6, 2018

Soliciting Blog Content

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The California LGBT Health and Human Services Network is starting a blog and we’d love to have you – our community members – be guest writers. Do you have...


July 6, 2018

#Out4MentalHealth

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By: Amanda Wallner, MPP and Poshi Walker, MSW Project Co-Directors This fall, the California LGBT Health and Human Services Network and NorCal Mental Health America are partnering to launch...