Whitman-Walker Blog

What’s The Word: A Community Dialogue Series

June 7, 2017

Introducing What’s The Word:  A New Community Dialogue Series! About What’s The Word: A Community Dialogue Series Throughout 2017, Whitman-Walker Health is holding a series of conversations with several different constituency groups to learn more about how we can connect with you as a member of our Whitman-Walker family – beyond providing high-quality, affirming care.  We want to…

Free Support Group: Young Queer Women Surviving Trauma

May 25, 2017

Group Name:  Young Queer Women Surviving Trauma Purpose: Group therapy can be a valuable part of an individual’s healing process. Members in this group will work toward creating a safe space to explore shared experiences or identities, discuss current anxieties and fears, and learn skills to help regain a sense of safety, control and connection in…

Support Group: Young Men Thriving

May 16, 2017

Title: Young Men Thriving Group Facilitators: Bobby Bangert, LGSW; Timothy Elliott, LICSW Time: Every Monday from 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm (starting June 2017) Location: 1525 14th St NW, Floor 5R For more information: Bobby Bangert, LGSW, 202.207.2363, rbangert@whitman-walker.org This FREE group is designed for young men who have sex with men and are living…

Opposition to the Proposed Anti-LGBTQ Modifications of the National Survey of Older Americans Act Participants

May 15, 2017

See the attached PDF below to read Whitman-Walker Health’s comments opposing the removal of LGBTQ questions from the National Survey of Older Americans Act Participants.

Moving the Needle on Reproductive Justice and Family Planning in DC

April 17, 2017

By Guillaume Bagal, Public Policy Associate Earlier this month, the Collaborative Reproduction Amendment Act became law in DC after completing its Congressional review period. The passage of this bill brings an end to the District’s criminalization of surrogacy parenting, and offers a framework to regulate surrogate parenting agreements. This victory is the result of four…

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