Increase in Cases of Hepatitis A Within MSM Community

New York City and its surrounding counties has seen an increase in non-travel associated cases of hepatitis A infection among men who have sex with men (MSM).  

Read more to see the alerts from both the NYS Dept of Health and the NYC Dept of Health.  Also, learn more about the symptoms and causes of hepatitis A.

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His Health: Grow Stronger Together

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His Health, an interactive online community where providers can learn, share, and nurture a lifetime of meaningful patient engagement for Black gay men.

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Everybody’s Gotta Go: The Importance of Restroom Access

Many people take the availability and use of safe restrooms for granted. But for some people deciding whether, when, and where to use a restroom is a major safety concern.

Excerpted for The Teaching Transgender Toolkit. Shared with The LOFT by Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes. Both organizations are members of the NYS LGBT Health and Human Services Network.

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Pride Flags Available for Sale at The LOFT!

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Show Your Pride! 8 different styles of Pride flags are now available for purchase at The LOFT.

All proceeds benefit PrideWorks LGBT Youth Conference.

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Dos and Don’ts of Being an Ally to the Trans and Gender Nonconforming Communities

The following  guidance is reproduced under permission by the Audre Lorde Project and was compiled by members of the trans and gender nonconforming communities.

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This Week at The LOFT

Monday, August 19th

Office Hours
10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop
10:00am-2:00pm

LGBT Knitting Circle
7:00pm-8:30pm


Tuesday, August 20th

Office Hours
10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop
10:00am-2:00pm

Tuesday Morning Gaymes
10:30am-1:30pm

Free HIV/STI Testing
5:00pm-8:00pm

Last test taken at 7:30pm

Al-Anon ACC
6:30pm-7:30pm

CANCELED: Young Adult Trans Peer Support Group

Men's Peer Support Group
7:30pm-9:00pm


Wednesday, August 21st

Office Hours
10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop
10:00am-2:00pm

C.A.L.M - Centered at LOFT Meditation
11:00am-12:00pm

One Voice HIV/AIDS Support Group
6:00pm-7:30pm

GENDA Know Your Rights Training at WESPAC
6:00pm-8:00pm

Center Lane TransForm
6:30pm-8:30pm

Writers Workshop
7:30pm-9:00pm

20-Something Peer Support Group
7:30pm-9:00pm


Thursday, August 22nd

Office Hours
10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop
10:00am-2:00pm

CANCELED: 55+ Peer Support Group

Sexual Compulsives Anonymous (SCA)
7:00pm-8:15pm

CANCELED: Westchester Pride Lions Club

Crystal Meth Anonymous
7:30pm-8:30pm


Friday, August 23rd

Office Hours
10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop
10:00am-4:00pm

Lesbian Social Network (LSN)
7:30pm-9:00pm


Saturday, August 24th

Office Hours
10:00am-6:00pm
subject to staff availability

Thrift Shop
10:00am-4:00pm

Transgender Peer Support Group
5:30pm-7:00pm

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
6:00pm-7:00pm

Entertainment at Eight featuring "The Kite Runner" (2007)
8:00pm-10:00pm


Sunday, August 25th

The LOFT office is closed.


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