Would you like to organize a fundraiser to support Chicago’s LGBTQ community? Howard Brown Health would be honored to be the beneficiary of your event that raises awareness and funds to eliminate the disparities in healthcare experienced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people through research, education and the provision of services that promote health and wellness. If you would like to hold an event, please contact us.
Tuesday Night Live (TNL) meets every week on Tuesdays from 6:30-8 p.m. TNL is a peer-led group in which group members help lead the flow and discussion with facilitation by experienced staff. TNL is a space for any persons 21 and older, regardless of gender, race, or identity, who are living with HIV/AIDS. The group gives participants the opportunity to talk about shared experiences and unique challenges, while also allowing participants a space to socialize with others. Topics may include:…Find out more »
Thinking Positively workshops are for any person, regardless of gender, race, or identity, who is living with HIV/AIDS. Workshops provide participants with a higher understanding of HIV/AIDS and antiretroviral therapies. Drop in workshops are available in English on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month, from 6 - 7 p.m., and in Spanish on the last Thursday of the month, from 6 - 7 p.m., and take place at our Sheridan clinic.Find out more »
Take Charge of Your Diabetes is a free peer led workshop for people with diabetes or who are pre-diabetic. Learn how to build skills and gain confidence in managing your health and leading an active, fulfilling life. This is FREE 6 week workshop that covers the following: Healthy eating Stress management Exercise, flexibility and endurance Blood sugar monitoring Medication management Working with your doctor Problem solving around the ongoing health condition Brainstorming and other techniques To register contact Kelly Rice…Find out more »
Looking for comprehensive sexual and reproductive health care? The last Wednesday of each month Howard Brown Health offers FREE primary and preventative health services for uninsured and underinsured individuals, including: • Breast or Chest Exams • Pelvic Exams and Pap Tests • HIV/STI Testing and Treatment • Birth Control Counseling & IUD’s • Pregnancy Tests • HPV Vaccine • Intakes for future Counseling • Insurance Application Assistance Services are offered in an affirming atmosphere for self-identified women and trans folks…Find out more »