August 12, 2022

CA LGBTQ Health & Human Services Convening Going Virtual

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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...


March 16, 2022

The Pandemic has made life feel like a Marvel movie – but not in a good way

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Written by Paulina Angel (she/her) – Trans Community Project I remember being in Arcadia California when news started to break out about Coronavirus. I didn’t think much of it...


February 4, 2022

Senator Wiener Introduces the Transgender Inclusive Care Act to Require Health Providers and Staff to Undergo TGI Cultural Competency Training

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SB 923 helps ensure health providers who interact with transgender, gender non-conforming, and intersex (TGI) patients provide inclusive care Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) introduced Senate Bill 923, the...


December 23, 2021

COVID-19, Isolation, Tobacco and the LGBTQ + BIPOC Community

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While smoking rates have declined nationally in the past 20 years, this decline has not been shared equally among Black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) communities or the...