Author: caitlin

  • August 4, 2022

    Meet the 2022 Community Health Award Honorees

    Meet the 2022 Community Health Award honorees! The Community Health Awards is Callen-Lorde’s annual gala held in support of our mission. This year’s theme is Deeply Rooted, Holding Strong, and it is in that spirit that we will honor the leaders, trailblazers, and visionaries in LGBTQ+ health and wellness whose shoulders we stand on, while […]

  • August 2, 2022

    Announcing a Leadership Transition

    Outgoing Executive Director Wendy Stark  to lead Planned Parenthood of Greater New York; Jonathan Santos-Ramos named Interim Executive Director of Callen-Lorde NEW YORK, NY – The Board of Directors at Callen-Lorde Community Health Center announced today that Executive Director Wendy Stark (she/her) has made the decision to resign from the organization to accept the position […]

  • July 13, 2022

    NYC Community-Based Organizations Calling for a More Equitable Distribution of Monkeypox Vaccine

    Community-based organizations are extremely concerned about the JYNNEOS™ (Monkeypox vaccine) inequitable distribution against the monkeypox outbreak. The epicenter of this virus outbreak is in New York City, with its residents who identify as gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men. If our public health agencies at all levels of government fail to […]

  • July 12, 2022

    Monkeypox (MPV) Panel: Thursday, July 14

    Thank you to all our panelists and attendees for joining this important discussion. A recording of the event is available below and in full on YouTube. We are working on compiling an FAQ with questions submitted before and during the event – check back for updates!

  • June 24, 2022

    Statement on SCOTUS Decision

    As expected, the Supreme Court just announced a decision that changes the course of history in this country – not only in regard to Roe v. Wade, but for so many other issues that have been at the cornerstone of policy progress over the last decades. The implications of this decision will be far-reaching, and […]

  • May 31, 2022

    Express Your Health

    Celebrate Pride with Callen-Lorde! This year, we’re focusing on the importance of self-determination and bodily autonomy in promoting health and wellness with our theme, Express Your Health. To bring our theme to life, we collaborated with queer NYC-based street artist Hugo Gyrl. As with many of the artists we’ve collaborated with, they have a personal connection […]

  • May 20, 2022

    Monkeypox Virus (MPV) Update

    Updated Tuesday, August 9 We have limited monkeypox vaccine appointments available to Callen-Lorde patients who meet the current NYC DOH eligibility requirements. Please note that appointments may be at a Callen-Lorde facility or another city DOH location. We are conducting targeted outreach to our patients based on availability. Call (212) 271-7200 to be added to […]

  • May 1, 2022

    Mental Health Awareness Month

    As we honor Mental Health Awareness month, it’s important to know the resources available to us and to our communities. According to NAMI, 1 in 20 U.S. adults experience serious mental illness each year, but less than two-thirds get treatment. The term “treatment” itself can be stigmatizing, and support & resources look different for everyone. Support might come in […]

  • March 31, 2022

    TDOV: Pronouns Matter!

     Zil Goldstein, FNP-BC, AAHIVS – Associate Director of Medicine, TGNB Health Visibility can be complicated for many trans, non-binary, and gender non-conforming (TGNB/GNC) people. Transitioning – or not transitioning – is an individual choice and may be impacted by many factors including safety and access to health care, among others. Visibility is also about being […]

  • February 1, 2022

    Black History Month

    In honor of Black History Month, we are shining a light on Black LGBTQIA+ healthcare advocates, change makers, and community leaders – past and present. The LGBTQ+ rights movement would not exist without the work of Black activists who have led an unrelenting fight to break down barriers in health care and all systems that […]

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