The Missouri LGBT Health Access Training Network provides cultural competency trainings geared toward creating safe and welcoming health/social service settings for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community members.
Network Trainers have successfully completed a train-the-trainer program provided by the National LGBT Cancer Network. Trainings will be customized to meet the needs of your organization.
By the end of the training, your staff will:
- Understand LGBT identities and unique health needs
- Explore barriers and challenges that LGBT patients/clients face in accessing health/social services
- Discuss new federal policies which increase access to care for LGBT patients/clients
- Identify steps to remove barriers to care for LGBT patients/clients
To schedule a training, contact: SAGE Metro St. Louis
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The National Resource Center on LGBT Aging is the country’s first and only technical assistance resource center aimed at improving the quality of services and supports offered to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. Established in 2010 through a federal grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the National Resource Center on LGBT Aging provides training, technical assistance and educational resources to aging providers, LGBT organizations and LGBT older adults.
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The purpose and goal for ShoutOut Health is to provide a safe haven for any LGBT people who are interested in access to essential, up to date, uplifting and informative health and wellness information in a safe, anonymous forum, from health care providers, writers and other professionals who care about promoting LGBT health.
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