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! 6 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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New Guide for Transgender & Gender Non-Conforming New Yorkers

Empire Justice Center has recently produced a new guide and flyer reviewing how transgender and gender non-conforming New Yorkers are protected under the New York State Division of Human Rights.

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This Week at The LOFT


Monday, September 18th

Office Hours  10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop    10:00am-2:00pm


Tuesday, September 19th

Office Hours  10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop    10:00am-2:00pm

Canasta 11:00am-1:00pm

Tech Tutoring by appointment only

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

Al-Anon  6:30pm-7:30pm

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

LOFT Book Club 8:00pm-9:30pm


Wednesday, September 20th

Office Hours 10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop   10:00am-2:00pm

Young Adult Transgender Peer Support Group 6:30pm-8:00pm

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

LGBTQ Pride Chorus Group  7:30pm 


Thursday, September 21st

Office Hours 10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop   10:00am-2:00pm

Tech Tutoring by appointment only

55+ Peer Support Group 1:00pm-2:30pm

LGBT Mental Health Peer Support Group 7:30pm-9:00pm


Friday, September 22nd

Office Hours 10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop   10:00am-4:00pm

Center Lane LGBTQ Youth Drop-In 5:30pm-9:00pm (Cancelled)

Lesbian Social Network 7:30pm-9:00pm


Saturday, September 23rd

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

Thrift Shop   10:00am-4:00pm

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

AA 6:00pm-7:00pm

The LOFT Gala 6:30pm-11:00pm

Entertainment at Eight: The Man Who Knew Infinity 8:00pm-10:00pm


Sunday, September 24th

The LOFT Office is Closed

Veg Out Potluck 4:00pm-6:00pm


Various site photos © The LOFT LGBT Center and © Katharine Andriotis

 

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