In January 2021, the members of the Hawai’i SGM Workgroup released the first edition of the Hawai’i SGM Services Directory. This is an opt-in directory of organizations and individuals (including but not limited to the healthcare sector) providing identity-affirming services for sexual and gender minorities. As more service providers share information, the directory will be ...
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Trans Agenda for Liberation

Posted on Jan 28, 2021 in Featured, Resource

In January 2021, the Transgender Law Center released the Trans Agenda for Liberation, an important contribution to our ongoing work for gender equity, both locally and nationally. In the words of the authors and contributors: “The Trans Agenda for Liberation is birthed through the labor of many generations. It is a living, evolving document that ...
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In January 2021, the HHS National Viral Hepatitis Strategic Plan: A Roadmap to Elimination for the United States (2021-2025) was released. Importantly, the Goals and Objectives of the plan align with our own local Hep Free 2030 strategy, developed in collaboration with our partners at Hep Free Hawai’i. To understand how to make national impact ...
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New Resource! ABCs of LGBTQ

Posted on Nov 27, 2020 in Featured, Resource

From Safe Spaces Hawaii, the ABCs of LGBTQ guides viewers through some basic but important lessons about sexual orientation, gender identity and expression. From the perspective of high school youth, this video shows the harm that bullying, stereotypes and rejection can have on youth as well as how youth can flourish with support from both ...
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Rainbow Town Hall

Posted on Oct 9, 2020 in Featured, Resource

Hawaii LGBT Legacy Foundation presents Rainbow Town Hall, a five part community discussion on key topics affecting the LGBTQIA+ community in Hawaii. A list of panelists will be released every week! To join, click here. For more information or questions, please contact Randy Soriano at [email protected]

Syphilis Learning Community

Posted on Oct 1, 2020 in Featured, Resource

Click Here to Register OVERVIEW The Learning Community for Clinicians: Testing, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Maternal and Congenital Syphilis is a series of four, 1-hour sessions designed for health care providers who work with pregnant women and newborns from communities that face cultural, economic and language barriers to obtaining good prenatal and neonatal care.  This event is provided on ...
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Now available! Thanks to Tai Bradshaw from the Sexual and Gender Minority Workgroup, we are excited to share the SGM Provider Training List. This includes links to SGM-specific trainings and educational resources for medical and social service providers. Please download and share! For more SGM education resources, click here.

Syphilis Webinar

Posted on Sep 10, 2020 in Featured, Resource

Click here to Register OVERVIEW The STI/HIV Prevention Program at the Hawaiʻi Department of Health’s (HIDOH) Harm Reduction Services Branch and the California Prevention Training Center (CAPTC) are offering a live webinar for healthcare providers and community service providers, titled, Syphilis Update: Understanding the Concerning Rise in Maternal and Congenital Syphilis in Hawaii. Providers who work with communities that face cultural, economic and language barriers ...
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Oahu Partners in Care has released its 2020 report on Sexual and Gender Minorities from its annual Homeless Point in Time Count. Read the report. For more resources, check out the SGM Resource Hub.

Local SGM Data Resource

Posted on Aug 13, 2020 in Featured, Resource

The Hawaii Health and Data Warehouse has posted a tutorial on how to access Sexual and Gender Minority health data in Hawaii. Don’t get mad…get data! For more resources, check out the SGM Resource Hub.