EVENTS

Upcoming Peer Support Group Meetings
April 12 | April 28 | May 10 | May 26 | June 14 | June 23 | July 12 | July 28

All meetings are from 6:30pm – 7:30pm. A zoom link will be emailed to registrants a day before the meeting.

Description:

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 more inclusive for LGBTQ+ colleagues?

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

Description:

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

Description:

An educational program to improve awareness and care.  Target audience includes physicians, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, and 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

Description:

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

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