EVENTS

What is an ally? Why do allies in the workplace matter? What if I mess up? Are there steps I can take to help our workplace be even more inclusive for LGBTQ colleagues?

Description:

Participants will hear local stories, review LGBTQ terminology, examine relevant data, learn individual and team strategies to be a better ally, and become familiar with local and national resources.

Speakers:

  • Karen Graci, PFLAG Charlotte President
  • Annabelle Pardo, PFLAG Charlotte Board Member

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An educational program for healthcare providers to improve awareness and care. Target audience includes physicians, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, mental health providers.

Objectives:

Participants will identify culturally relevant LGBTQ terminology, social and health challenges and barriers to care.  Participants will also discuss strategies and steps to providing affirming care and learn more about local and national resources. 

Speakers:

  • PFLAG Charlotte Healthcare Outreach Team

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An educational program for healthcare providers to improve awareness and care. Target audience includes physicians, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, mental health providers.

Objectives:

Participants will identify culturally relevant LGBTQ terminology, social and health challenges and barriers to care.  Participants will also discuss strategies and steps to providing affirming care and learn more about local and national resources. 

Speakers:

  • PFLAG Charlotte Healthcare Outreach Team

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Has a loved one recently come out to you as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender? Is your child questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity? Are you struggling to understand?

Description:

Participants will hear personal stories from PFLAG parents, learn LGBTQ nomenclature, understand social and health challenges, and learn about area resources and other tips, tools, and strategies for supporting and advocating for your loved one. Family support matters. Please join us. You’ll be glad you did.

Speakers:

  • PFLAG Charlotte Leaders
  • Dr. Brian Lurie/Dr. Benjamin Simmons, Atrium Health

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¿Algún ser querido le ha comunicado recientemente que se identifica como Gay, Lesbiana, Bisexual, o Transgénero? ¿Cree usted que su hijo/a tenga preguntas sobre su orientación sexual o identidad de género? ¿Tiene usted preguntas sobre este tema?

Description:

Los participantes de este taller podrán escuchar historias personales de padres de PFLAG y podrán aprender sobre el glosario de la comunidad LGBT. También podrán entender más a fondo las dificultades de los determinantes sociales de la salud que enfrentan los jóvenes LGBTQ sin el apoyo de sus familias y custodios. El taller los ayudará a reconocer recursos locales, herramientas, y estrategias de como apoyar a sus seres queridos. Acompáñenos en este taller de aprendizaje. ¡El apoyo familiar es fundamental!

Speakers:

  • Annabelle Pardo, PFLAG Charlotte Board Member
  • Dr. Adrian Dyer, Atrium Health

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How can I learn more about the LGBTQ community? What steps can I take to grow as an ally? How can our our congregation be even more inclusive?

Description:

Through either a panel discussion or an educational workshop, this program will engage your congregation in a thoughtful conversation about LGBTQ allyship within faith communities.  Participants will hear local stories, learn LGBTQ nomenclature, learn strategies to be a better ally, and become more familiar with local and national resources.

Speakers:

  • PFLAG Charlotte Faith in Action Team

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