I hope that you are enjoying the beautiful fall leaves…we are really fortunate in NEOhio to have such pretty scenery all year, but this is extra nice! Try to get a nice walk in the woods to enjoy the scenery (we all know what’s coming!:)
Ok…lots of info!
First, please join us tomorrow at the Medina Library for OutSupport‘s Transgender information Evening. We are thrilled to welcome James Knapp from TranOhio, Jake Nash from Margie’s Hope, Gio Santiago from Equality Ohio, and Dr. Terry Stancin from MetroHealth, among others, to form a panel to discuss Transgender issues. The public is welcome to this program, so invite any friends or others to come and learn more, and to be a better ally to the trans community!
The Ohio Fairness Act has bipartisan support in BOTH Ohio House and Senate! This is huge! Rep. Brett Hillyer (R) from Uhrichsville has put his name on the act, and we should all be gratetful…that’s one more step toward equality here in Ohio! If you haven’t already done so, please pick up the phone and call and thank him directly. It only takes a minute, and he needs to hear that we support him for supporting us!! 614-877-8552 Call today!!!
Medina g2h2 Happy Hour (21+) is meeting this month at Thyme Restaurant on Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 5:30-7:30pm! I hear it’s a fun time with some great people!!
The Cleveland Transgender Choir is back!!! For those trans individuals who love to sing: here is a great group to sing with!! https://clevelandtranschoir.
2 Research Studies:
John Carroll University is taking part in a study about unwanted sexual experiences among men, along with Yale University and Nova University, as well as 2 non profits, MaleSurvivor and MenHealing. Attached, please find details about the studies (they are looking for a variety of men).
Also, we’ve been contact to try to help find LGBTQ individuals who have served in the military, to improve health services for LGBTQ Veterans. Please visit
for more information. This has been approved through the VA Puget Sound Health Care System.
Lastly, our next meeting will be 6 years of support meetings in Medina for OutSupport! YAY!!
We are happy to be able to have walked a part of your journey with you, and plan on continuing for a long time to come! Join us on Monday, Oct. 28! We’d love to see old friends join us for the evening!
We will welcome health professionals from the Medina County Health Dept. to describe what they can offer to the LGBTQ community…right here in Medina!! Bring your questions!
We hope to see you then!