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Students
LGBTQ+ Student Support and Resources

LGBTQ+ Student Support and Resources

College is an exciting but stressful time, and the transition can be especially challenging for LGBTQ+ students. For these students, the right college not only offers quality education, but also an open-minded and safe environment;…

Health
Discrimination in LGBTQIA+ Health Care

Discrimination in LGBTQIA+ Health Care

Navigating the health care system isn’t easy. With complicated insurance terms, overworked doctors and year-long wait times to get appointments, seeing your doctor can be challenging. This difficulty increases tenfold for specific marginalized communities —…

Financial
Financial and Social Resources for Homeless LGBTQ+ Youth

Financial and Social Resources for Homeless LGBTQ+ Youth

Pride Month is meant to be a time of celebration and recognition of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, intersex and asexual (LGBTQ+) community. But if this time is overshadowed for you because you don’t…

Financial
Grants and Resources for LGBTQIA+ Business Owners

Grants and Resources for LGBTQIA+ Business Owners

LGBTQIA+ owned businesses have a variety of opportunities to secure funding for growth, from small business grants to loan programs tailored for unique industry needs. Traditional funding alternatives like small business loans, business credit cards…

Financial
LGBTQIA+ Financial Guide to Becoming a Parent

LGBTQIA+ Financial Guide to Becoming a Parent

While the U.S. still has a way to go to achieve LGBTQIA+ equality, some significant strides have been made, particularly when it comes to LGBTQIA+ families. In 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that same-sex…

Health
LGBTQ+ Cancer Support

LGBTQ+ Cancer Support

A cancer diagnosis is stressful, especially for LGBTQ+ individuals who may encounter discrimination and other barriers during treatment. It’s crucial that LGBTQ+ cancer patients be able to access quality medical care and support. Learn about…

Mental Health
The Loneliness Epidemic is Fueling Mental Illness & Substance Abuse

The Loneliness Epidemic is Fueling Mental Illness & Substance Abuse

This comprehensive guide breaks the silence on the loneliness epidemic. Take a closer look as we explore the disconnect, the causes, and how to treat this surge in solitude. Loneliness is not a diagnosable condition.…

Seniors
Elderly Slips and Falls Guide

Elderly Slips and Falls Guide

In 2019, more than 3 million elderly Americans visited the emergency room because of fall-related injuries. That breaks down to five or six falls every minute. Data suggests women are hospitalized after a fall at…

Mental Health
Mental Health Resources for Veterans

Mental Health Resources for Veterans

After dedicating themselves to serving their country, many veterans face mental health issues upon discharge. Fortunately, there are many mental health resources available, both through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and private non-profits.…

Substance
How to Choose a Queer-Friendly Addiction Treatment Center

How to Choose a Queer-Friendly Addiction Treatment Center

LGBTQ+ people often face discrimination and stigma due to their sexuality and/or gender identity that can become a barrier to treatment. Discover what factors to look for in queer-friendly rehab centers and where to find…