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The Elton John AIDS Foundation Announces More Than $3.2 Million in Grants

The Elton John AIDS Foundation Announces More Than $3.2 Million in Grants

The Elton John AIDS Foundation awarded more than $3.2 million in new grants, bringing the Foundation’s total grant disbursements for 2014 to $6.857 million.

Seattle Nurse Practitioner Proposes New Health Care Model for Lesbian Patients

A Seattle nurse practitioner has proposed a new model for health care which is designed to make women of sexual minority feel safe.

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Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays Billboard Touts: ‘No One Is Born Gay’

The billboard about twin studies proves that PFOX is a purveyor of junk science and its affiliated therapists are unqualified practice legitimate therapy.

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Cuomo: Gender Reassignment Surgery Must be Covered by Insurance

The new rule bars insurance companies from denying medically necessary care because the treatment is for gender dysphoria.

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New York City Council Votes to End Discriminatory Birth Certificate Policy

The bill eliminates the surgery requirement for transgender people seeking to change the sex designation on their birth certificates.

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D.C. Council Passes Groundbreaking Bill to Protect LGBT Youth from Conversion Therapy

The District of Columbia Council unanimously approved a bill that will protect LGBT youth from the dangerous and discredited practice of conversion therapy.

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Washington Gov. Inslee Vows to Cut HIV Infections in Half by 2020

The governor issued a proclamation that appoints an HIV Planning Steering Group to develop a statewide plan for reducing HIV diagnoses by 50% by 2020.

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AIDS United Public Policy Committee Requests National PrEP Scale-Up

AIDS United Public Policy Committee, the longest-running national coalition of community-based HIV/AIDS organizations, is calling for the scale-up of PrEP.

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Mayor Circulates Draft Medical Marijuana Ordinance

Murray’s Office of Policy and Innovation has drafted proposed ordinance that would govern the production and sale of medical marijuana products in Seattle.

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LGBT Healthcare Bill of Rights Launched by 46 Orgs

The Healthcare Bill of Rights, in both long form and wallet sized versions, outlines the protections and rights LGBT people have in healthcare today.

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