Developing Strategies: Improving the Health of LGBT People of Color

Project Overview (PDF)

2nd Funding Cycle Development Award

     Project Start Date:    July 1, 2006
     Project End Date:      June 30, 2007 - No Cost Extension Through: September 30, 2007
     Award Amount:         $50,000

Project Goal Statement: The purpose of this project is to analyze 2005 needs assessment data, recruit partners, support leadership development, and develop strategies for programming that will improve health disparities that exist for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people of color in Southeast Wisconsin.

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  Community Partner:

Primary Community Partner: Diverse & Resilient, Inc.

  Academic Partner:

Primary Academic Partner: David Seal, PhD, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

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  Project Dissemination Efforts (as reported by project partners)
  • Outreach Materials/Events
    • Hosted a regional forum to increase awareness and understanding of LGBT health issues beyond HIV and AIDS among people of color. April 2007.
  • Poster
    • Poster presentation at the Campus Community Partnership Conference. Toronto, Canada.
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Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
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