Category: Health Education

  • October 27, 2017

    National Breast/Chest Cancer Awareness Month

    During Breast/Chest Cancer Awareness Month, it’s important to remember that while everyone with breast or chest tissue is at risk of developing cancer, the rates vary significantly and depend on […]


  • September 27, 2017

    Sexual Health Awareness Month: Lube 101

    September marks Sexual Health Awareness Month. While much of the month’s focus surrounds HIV and STI prevention, this month is also about highlighting positive sexual health practices and pleasure, whatever […]


  • August 14, 2017

    National Health Center Week 2017

    Each year during the third week in August, Community Health Centers (CHC’s) across the country commemorate National Health Center Week and celebrate the important role they play in America’s healthcare […]


  • June 22, 2017

    National HIV Testing Day

    Every year organizations and nonprofits around the US observe June 27th as National HIV Testing Day. A day to get facts, get tested, and get involved! According to the Centers […]


  • 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 […]


  • 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 […]


  • February 14, 2017

    Love Shouldn’t Hurt: Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

    February marks Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month (TDVAM) – a national effort to raise awareness about violence in relationships among teens and young adults and to promote programs and interventions […]


  • February 7, 2017

    National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

    On National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, we reflect on the progress made and the challenges that lie ahead in ending the epidemic nationally and around the globe. In 2017, HIV/AIDS […]


  • January 17, 2017

    Behavioral Health Team Completes DBT Certification

    Starting in May 2016, Callen-Lorde sent a team of ten mental health providers to participate in a two-part Intensive Training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) hosted by The Linehan Institute-Behavioral Tech […]


  • December 1, 2016

    World Aids Day 2016

    A Message from our Prevention Outreach Staff on World AIDS Day: “Today is a special day for Callen-Lorde, our communities, and all who have helped lead the effort to end […]


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