Did you know bi+ folks make up the largest group within the LGBTQ+ community? Yet, they face some of the largest health disparities. There are many factors, including stigma against bi+ people, lack of funding and resources, and bi+ erasure both within and outside of the LGBTQ+ community. How can YOU change this? Here areContinue reading “Bisexual Health Month”
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LGBTQ+ History Trivia Rescheduled
LGBTQ+ History Trivia Night will be rescheduled due to the impending snow storm! (We sure are having bad luck with events this month, huh?) It will be held on April 11, same time, same place. More info: https://fb.me/e/RLLLoLyx
Queer Prom 2023: Garden Party
The results are in! Announcing the theme of Queer Prom 2023: GARDEN PARTY! Prom will be held at the West Hartford Town Hall on June 23. Stay tuned for more info coming in April.
2023-2024 HGLHC Scholarship
Applications are open for the 2023-2024 academic year HGLHC scholarship! We are offering two $500 scholarships – one for a high school student entering higher education or trade school, and one for a student currently enrolled in higher education or trade school. Applicants must be residents of Connecticut who have been accepted to an accreditedContinue reading “2023-2024 HGLHC Scholarship”
3/14: LGBTQ+ History Trivia
Dying for another queer trivia night at HGLHC? Join us with Clare McCarthy of the Transqat Podcast to test your knowledge of LGBTQ+ history. The winner will receive an Amazon gift card as a prize! This event will be on March 14, 2023 at 7pm at the Hartford Gay and Lesbian Health Collective (1841 BroadContinue reading “3/14: LGBTQ+ History Trivia”
Ask Kim: What Causes a False Positive?
Dear Kim, I know it’s not super common, but I have heard that it’s occasionally possible to get a false positive or negative on a rapid HIV test. What causes that? Is there any way to avoid it? Thanks, Curious Dear Curious, You’re right – it’s not very common, as rapid HIV tests are overContinue reading “Ask Kim: What Causes a False Positive?”
RESCHEDULED: Butt Stuff Educational Discussion
Please note that our 2/28 educational event, Butt Stuff, will be rescheduled for March 28, 2023 at 7pm due to the impending snow storm.
Butt Stuff: Pleasure and Safety for Anal Play
Let’s talk about butt sex, baby! If you’re having anal sex or any kind of anal play, it’s important to know health and safety information, as well as how to make it an enjoyable experience. This will be a safe, confidential environment, where no question is stupid. Our goal is to make sure everyone canContinue reading “Butt Stuff: Pleasure and Safety for Anal Play”
Please note that HGLHC will be CLOSED on Monday, Feb. 20
Vote in the 2023 Queer Prom Theme Survey!
Are you an LGBTQ+ high schooler in Connecticut? Vote in our Queer Prom 2023 theme survey! Let us know what theme YOU want to see at this year’s Queer Prom. https://forms.gle/a1ogj2B6oAHmrbex5