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A Commitment to LGBTQ Health Care Equity Posted on May 16

Ten years ago this week, Massachusetts became the first state in the nation to begin granting marriage licenses to same-sex couples. It was a historic moment for the Commonwealth and a groundbreaking achievement in the advancement of equal rights for gay, lesbian and bisexual people   …Continue Reading A Commitment to LGBTQ Health Care Equity

A Creative New Way for LGBTQA Youth to Express Themselves Posted on Feb 15

A Creative New Way for LGBTQA Youth to Express Themselves

 Posted by Alison T. Brill, MPH, Community Suicide Prevention Coordinator at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. What does homophobia and transphobia look and feel like? What is important in relationships? Where do LGBTQA youth find support? These were some of the important questions that a group of   …Continue Reading A Creative New Way for LGBTQA Youth to Express Themselves