Community Resources: healthcare

Good Samaritan Project

The Mission of Good Samaritan Project (GSP) is to provide advocacy, care and education to those affected by HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases.

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Healthcare Equality Index

The Healthcare Equality Index is a unique and invaluable resource for healthcare organizations seeking to provide equitable, inclusive care to LGBT Americans—and for LGBT Americans seeking healthcare organizations with a demonstrated commitment to their care.

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Hope Care Center

We are a Skilled Nursing Facility providing care to HIV-positive residents who are 18 years of age or older. Our facility doesn’t treat HIV & AIDS like a terminal disease. A trained staff of medical professionals has years of experience treating this illness.

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Kansas City Free Health Clinic

The Clinic provides basic health care services to people who cannot pay for care and to those who do not have insurance available to them. The Clinic promotes health and wellness by providing quality Care, Access, Research and Education to the underserved and all people in our community.

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Millenial League

The Millennial League is a group of young adults belonging to the Millennial Generation who share a common interest in promoting HIV/AIDS awareness. The Millennial League is an affiliate of the AIDS Service Foundation of Greater Kansas City (ASF), made up of members of the Millennial generation, ages 18-30, who share in the mission to assist in funding organizations which provide food, shelter, medical care, and other services to the diverse communities dealing with HIV/AIDS, and to promote public education about HIV infections.

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MOHealthEquity

The Missouri LGBT Health Access Training Network provides cultural competency trainings geared toward creating safe and welcoming health/social service settings for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community members.

Network Trainers have successfully completed a train-the-trainer program provided by the National LGBT Cancer Network. Trainings will be customized to meet the needs of your organization.

By the end of the training, your staff will:

  • Understand LGBT identities and unique health needs
  • Explore barriers and challenges that LGBT patients/clients face in accessing health/social services
  • Discuss new federal policies which increase access to care for LGBT patients/clients
  • Identify steps to remove barriers to care for LGBT patients/clients

To schedule a training, contact: SAGE Metro St. Louis

E-mail: ewebb@sagemetrostl.org

Phone: 314-772-5887

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OBO

OBOS is starting a World Wide movement in support of women’s health. It is a global nonprofit, public interest organization that promotes accurate, evidence-based information on girls’ and women’s reproductive health and sexuality, and addresses the social, economic and political conditions that affect health care access and quality of care.

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Planned Parenthood of Kansas and Mid-Missouri

Planned Parenthood of Kansas and Mid-Missouri has provided access to reproductive health care to women and families since 1935. The reproductive health clinics are located in the Kansas City metro, Columbia and Warrensburg, MO.

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Planned Parenthood of St. Louis

We have been the leading provider, educator and protector for reproductive health care in the St. Louis Region and Southwest Missouri for 80 years.

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The Guild

The Guild serves to educate both consumers and providers about what to look for when seeking LGBT-Affirming healthcare.

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