News

  • May 26, 2017

    Proposed Budget is Bad Health for LGBTQ Communities, People Living with HIV/AIDS

    This week, President Trump released his FY18 budget blueprint. Front and center are proposed cuts to Medicaid, a public program that provides health coverage for low-income individuals who fall in to a range of eligible categories. The blueprint also puts forth proposals for deep cuts to a wide-range of social programs that benefit millions. If […]
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  • May 23, 2017

    Partying for Good

    Each year Callen-Lorde hosts a bevy of special events, ranging from fun runs to galas, cocktail soirees to pool parties, all in support of our life-saving programs and services. In addition to this incredible calendar of events, Callen-Lorde is also the beneficiary of third party events hosted by friends, supporters and community members – people […]
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  • May 15, 2017

    March with Pride!

    Throughout the month of June, Callen-Lorde will be participating in various pride events across the city, and we want you to join us! Patients, staff, supporters and community members are invited to march with Callen-Lorde at Brooklyn Pride, Manhattan Pride, the NYC Dyke March and Trans Day of Action. At each event, volunteer marchers can […]
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  • May 4, 2017

    Hepatitis Awareness Month

    Each May, healthcare organizations around the country raise awareness about Hepatitis. Hepatitis is caused by the Hepatitis (Hep) virus. All forms of the virus affect the liver, causing it makes to swell up, get bigger, and get softer. If the liver gets too big or soft, it will no longer function properly. This can be […]
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  • April 21, 2017

    Spring into our Summer Events!

    Warmer weather is upon us and at Callen-Lorde, we’re gearing up for our incredible Spring and Summer events lineup! We have a packed calendar with an exciting celebrity-filled kick off in May followed by one of our most anticipated annual events along with three proud new partnerships. “Fork on the Left, Knife in the Back: […]
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  • April 13, 2017

    Celebrating Women Who Champion All Women

    Each year, Spring Fever – Callen-Lorde’s annual celebration of our vital, affirming and inclusive Women’s Health program – recognizes members of the LBTQ communities who have have positively impacted women’s wellness and visibility in New York and beyond. This year we’re thrilled to welcome novelist, playwright, educator and AIDS historian Sarah Schulman, and platform, collective, […]
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  • March 30, 2017

    Announcing Callen-Lorde Brooklyn

    Callen-Lorde Community Health Center Readies for Expansion into Brooklyn in 2019 Agency Signs 20-Year Lease for Space at 40 Flatbush Extension in Downtown Brooklyn to Meet the Healthcare Needs of Even More LGBTQ New Yorkers To address the growing healthcare needs of NYC’s LGBTQ communities and people living with HIV/AIDS, Callen-Lorde is excited to announce our fourth […]
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  • March 27, 2017

    Transgender Day of Visibility 2017

    Every year on March 31st, we recognize Transgender Day of Visibility (TDOV). From TDOV.org: “TDOV is a day to show your support for the trans community. It aims to bring attention to the accomplishments of trans people around the globe while fighting cissexism and transphobia by spreading knowledge of the trans community. Unlike Transgender Day […]
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  • March 22, 2017

    The Affordable Care Act and LGBTQ Communities

    Update: Friday, 3/24 the legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act was pulled from consideration on the House floor. Update: Thursday, 5/04 a revised version of the legislation is up for a vote in the House at 1:00pm today. It’s time for one final push to make your voice heard. Please call (202) 224-3121 to […]
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  • March 7, 2017

    Why I Run

    On Saturday, April 1st, Callen-Lorde will hold the second annual Rainbow Run – a 5k/10k fun run / leisure walk along the Hudson River in support of our life-saving programs and services. Designed for all fitness levels and abilities, the Rainbow Run is a great opportunity to get active and get involved, meet friends and […]
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