LGBTQ Commission of NYS Courts

The Richard C. Failla Commission courts are pleased to invite you to a special lunchtime

"Meet and Greet"

with Executive Director, Marc Levine

This Thursday, March 30th 2017

At the Westchester Supreme and County Court

On 111 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. in the conference room on the 9th floor

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2017 Board Nominations Now Being Accepted.

2017 LOFT Nominations for Board of Directors

Join our Board! The LOFT Board of Directors invites you to submit your nomination to be considered as a candidate. Each June, The LOFT holds its annual elections for open seats on its Board of Directors. Serving on The LOFT's Board of Directors allows individuals with corporate or other professional experience to bring that expertise to The LOFT, and to help further the organization’s mission.

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March is LGBT Health Month

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GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality presents Top 10 Lists to discuss with your healthcare provider.  You are the best advocate for your healthcare needs. 

GLMA's mission is to ensure equality in healthcare for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) individuals and healthcare providers.

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VEG OUT Potluck

The LOFT will be hosting a plant-based potluck for the LGBT community and friends!

New Veg Out Group will be meeting for the first time on Sunday, March 26th from 4:00pm to 6:00pm.

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Gov. Cuomo Directive to NYS Education Department

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School Districts Must Protect Transgender Students.

The recent change in federal policy does not alter the protections we afford to transgender students. There can be no confusion in this State. New York State schools must continue to enforce the law and protect transgender and gender non-conforming students.

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Marriage as a Social Construct. What’s Love Got To Do With It?

Trace the history of marriage as a social institution in our country from the pioneer era to present day.

Presented by Westchester Community College’s Mainstream Program

Tuesday, March 28th at 11:30am 

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Pink Eggs & Glam Drag Brunch

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Coming to Westchester.....Pink Eggs & Glam Drag Brunch starring Cacophony Daniels! A portion of funds raised will be donated to The LOFT LGBT Community Center & Mosaic of Westchester.

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Now Enrolling: Young Adult Trans* Process Group

The LOFT and WJC's Center Lane are partnering to offer a 12-session Young Adult Trans* Process Group for individuals ages 18 to 29.

A process group offers members a safe and confidential space to gain awareness and skills in handling interpersonal challenges and conflict in their personal relationships and with the greater community.

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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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