Anchor Health Initiative is a health care provider offering medical services to everyone in the community with particular expertise in the area of HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, and Transgender medicine. Anchor Health Initiative offers a welcoming, supportive and safe environment for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) community. For many, simply knowing that allies exist can be a big source of support. There is a notary available in both locations.
Why do pronouns matter?
Pronouns are linguistic tools that we use to refer to people. In our efforts to respect the diverse identities of our communities, it is important to use the pronoun that people prefer when referring to them.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I share and ask?
“What pronouns do you use?” / “My name is ______ and my pronouns are ____, ____, and ____.” Practice alone or with others until it comes naturally!
Prisme LGBT+ in New Haven is the New Haven chapter of Prisme LGBT+, a non-profit registered in France whose mission is to educate the youth about queer identities at the local level. In New Haven and in France, our efforts go towards designing educational leaflets that we provide to schools as a free resource to their students. We also organize school awareness campaigns during which we offer workshops seeking to educate students about queer identities.