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Part 2: LGBTQ healthcare needs – a community discussion
June 6, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
This Tuesday, we hosted a panel with providers and organizers who center queer and trans communities in their work. Our panel discussion developed so beautifully that we didn’t have time for our planned break-out groups.
We still really value community feedback and would like to hold space for small-group discussion about what LGBTQ healthcare justice looks like in Pierce County. We will hold Part II: LGBTQ Community Health Needs on Wednesday, June 6th from 6-7:30PM at the Rainbow Center.
We will come together to discuss our health experiences as LGBTQ people inside and outside of care systems, with an emphasis on the experiences and needs of people of color, trans and non-binary people, disabled folks, and folks who are uninsured, underinsured, or Medicaid beneficiaries. We hope to bring together providers and people who receive (or are seeking) services for a candid, pro-active dialogue.
If you’re able to bring something to share, comment in the discussion with the dish or snack you plan to bring.
We hope you can join us! You can help us spread the word by posting the attached flyer on social media and/or in community spaces, forwarding this email to your communities, and sharing the Facebook event.
**There will be a Kids Corner. The whole family is welcome!**
The RC is a wheelchair-accessible space with all-gender, single-stall restrooms. Call or email us if you have any questions about accommodations or accessibility: 253-383-2318 or [email protected]