LGBTQIA+ Cancer Study

LGBTQ+ Cancer Study

Are you an LGBTQIA+ individual who has been diagnosed with cancer and are over 40 years old? Are you the care partner for an LGBTQIA+ adult diagnosed with cancer and are over 21 years old? If so you may be eligible to participate in this online study and be compensated for your time. Help us … Read more

SMART Recovery and the LGBTQ+ Community

SMART Recovery Delaware

Founded on the principles of self-empowerment, peer support, and evidence-based practices, SMART Recovery has emerged as a vital resource in combating substance use disorders among LGBTQ+ individuals. To truly grasp the significance of SMART Recovery in the LGBTQ+ community, it’s essential to understand the roots of this movement and the reasons behind the heightened rates … Read more

Holiday Survival Guide

Holiday Survival Guide

The holiday season can be a challenging time for many people. If you’re feeling isolated or alone during the holidays, know that you’re not alone. Here are some tips on how to cope and find support during this time. 1. Connect with other LGBTQ+ folks: Reach out and look for holiday events or gatherings you … Read more

Delaware Goes Purple

Delaware Goes Purple #DEGoesPurple #DelawareGoesPurple

Nearly every day, someone in Delaware loses the battle against heroin, prescription painkillers or other addictive drugs. Teens and adults need to talk about substance use and understand the risks and consequences. One of the greatest challenges for people seeking help is the stigma surrounding their addiction. Those struggling should not be ashamed of their … Read more

Breast Cancer & the LGBTQ+ Community

Breast Cancer & LGBTQ+ People

Breast cancer is a disease that affects millions of women around the world, including those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+). Of course, breast cancer can also affect anyone including nonbinary people, transgender folx, and men. Unfortunately, members of the LGBTQ+ community often face unique challenges in accessing healthcare and receiving … Read more

State Wide Tobacco Focus Groups

Tobacco Focus Groups

Do you use tobacco, vaping, or e-cigarette products? Are you living with someone who smokes tobacco products?We are looking for adults, ages 18 and older, to join us in small two hour focus group meetings sponsored by the Delaware Division of Public Health to discuss these topics. A light meal will be provided. Participants will … Read more

Survey: PrEP and Communities of Color

PrEP and Communities of Color

HIV prevention and care providers are encouraged to participate in the HealthHIV State of HIV Care™ Fifth Annual National Survey. The survey is being conducted by HealthHIV and will help them better understand many aspects of HIV prevention in communities of color including access and use of PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis). Providers that are encouraged to … Read more

State of LGBTQ Health 2nd Annual National Survey

Medical providers who work primarily with LGBTQ+ clients/patients are included to take the 2nd Annual State of LGBTQ+ Health National Survey, sponsored by the National Coalition for LGBTQ Health. Providers that are encouraged to participate include: LGBTQ people experience higher rates of mental and behavioral health conditions, including depression and substance use. How is your … Read more

Join this LGBTQ+ Alzheimer’s Study

LGBTQ+ Alzheimer's Research

LGBTQ+ folks are at greater risk for Alzheimer’s then the general population. 7.4% of the LGBTQ+ adult population is living with dementia, and Alzheimer’s is the most common cause of Dementia. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, “The LGBTQ community may face particular challenges related to Alzheimer’s and dementia. These include finding inclusive and welcoming health … Read more