LGBT Detroit

Programs

 
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Talk Tuesday

Talk Tuesday offers valuable educational services to its constituents. The program is a series of educational workshops containing expert-led subject matter providing important information to the community.

 
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Woman2Woman

Woman 2 Woman provides women who self identify as lesbian or bi-attractional a safe space to discuss issues specific to women. Additionally, Woman 2 Woman provides the lesbian, bi-attractional communities a safe space to discuss, divulge and learn. Self healing and sisterhood, through open and honest dialogue, guide activities.

 
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The LGBT Detroit Leadership Academy

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The Forever Faithful Project

The Forever Faithful Project is a campaign dedicated to changing hearts and minds and creating welcoming congregations. This effort engages and works with clergy, faith leaders and Detroit’s diverse faith community in support of marriage equality.

 
 
 
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Breaking the Cycle

Through data based research, Breaking The Cycle addresses issues of substance abuse and recovery in LGBT community. In partnership with The Michigan Department of Community Health — Tobacco Section, LGBT Detroit disseminates information about tobacco usage in the LGBT/HIV community, how to quit, stay healthy, seek HIV/AIDS testing sites and care providers.

 
 
 
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End AIDS

End AIDS. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has announced that Community Health Awareness Group (CHAG) has been awarded a Cooperative Agreement to implement Comprehensive High-Impact HIV Prevention Projects for Community-Based Organizations. CHAG will provide HIV prevention services for members of racial/ethnic minority communities. These services will focus on those at greatest risk of acquiring and transmitting HIV infection, syphilis and hepatitis B and C. In partnership with Teen HYPE and LGBT Detroit, African American Men Having Sex with Men (MSM) and high risk heterosexuals is targeted, with a focus on youth 15-24.

 
 
 
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The Michigan Coalition for HIV Health and Safety

The Michigan Coalition for HIV Health and Safety is focused on modernizing the current HIV criminalization law. In Michigan, a person living with HIV can go to prison for up to 4 years for not disclosing their status before any sexual activity, even if there is little or no risk of transmission. HIV is the only virus in Michigan that has a felony to which it is attached. The MI Coalition for HIV Health and Safety has unified around principles for a modernized law.

 

 
 
 

MFierce

MFierce is a project funded by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Community Approaches to Reducing Sexually Transmitted Diseases (CARS) initiative to support the planning, implementation and evaluation of interdisciplinary interventions to promote community sexual health. MFierce utilizes a community-based participatory research approach which uses shared decision-making to engage partners at all steps of the process.