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LGBT Health Awareness Week

LGBT Health Awareness Week posted on Mar 31

This past week marked the 11th Annual LGBT Health Awareness Week, a nationwide event that promotes the unique health and wellness needs of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community. This week, we highlight the progress our Commonwealth and the country has made to   …Continue Reading LGBT Health Awareness Week

Governor Patrick, Secretary Polanowicz Promote Safe and Succesful Youth Initiative

Governor Patrick, Secretary Polanowicz Promote Safe and Succesful Youth Initiative posted on Feb 26

Reemphasizing the commitment of the Administration to stopping youth violence, Governor Deval Patrick and Health and Human Services Secretary John Polanowicz visited Safe and Successful Youth Initiative Programs (SSYI) in Springfield and Boston this month. Launched in 2011, SSYI has provided over $18 million in grants   …Continue Reading Governor Patrick, Secretary Polanowicz Promote Safe and Succesful Youth Initiative