Comer Education Campus is anchored by Gary Comer Youth Center, Gary Comer Middle School, and Gary Comer College Prep.

The Youth Practitioner's Lunch & Learn: Empowering Our LGBTQ+ Youth

This session’s Lunch & Learn features healthcare advocates, Howard Brown Health, presenting practical ways for youth practitioner's and service providers to empower our youth that identify as lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender, queer/questioning. This session will work to help us understand the importance of gender and sexuality to daily life and identify and practicing affirming behavior.

Howard Brown Health exists to eliminate the disparities in healthcare experienced by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people through research, education and the provision of services that promote health and wellness. Howard Brown Health was founded in 1974 and is now one of the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) organizations. 

Lunch Learn  Empowering Lgbtq Youth

This event is sponsored by The Community Coalition organizational members: The Gary Comer Youth Center, Alternatives, Inc., The Community Builders, Inc., Free Spirit Media, Gary Comer College Prep, Greater Chatham Initiative, The Greater Grand Crossing Public Library, New Life Covenant Church Southeast, Skills for Chicagoland's Future, Project Increase, ReCAST Chicago, and Youth Job Centers.

Click HERE to register. For more details, contact: Tyra Owens via phone or email at 773-358-4100, ext. 4065 or towens@gcychome.org.

Calendar Special Events
Date Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 11:00am - 1:00pm
Duration 2h
Repeats? No

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