Queer Community Conversations
First and Third Tuesdays
12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Queer and Trans folks are among the most impacted by COVID-19. We’re more likely to work in jobs that require us to be visible in the community and physically be present in the workplace.
Learn about concerns affecting our community in Washington State during COVID-19, share queer-affirming resources, and create a space for LGBTQ voices to be heard.
Supporting Substance UsersJesse Rawlins
Jesse from YES to SCS will join us to talk about ways to support people who use substances, including:
- Safe Supply
- Safe Consumption Spaces (Injection Sites)
Tenant RightsDaniel Ediger, Northwest Justice Project & Washington Law Help
Learn about Tenant Rights in light of COVID-19.
Resources for Homeless LGBTQ YouthGuest: Craig Gibson & Paris Chapman, YouthCare
Join us as we talk about the ways to support homeless LGBTQ youth during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Resources for Sex WorkersGuest: Tepa and Isyss, U.T.O.P.I.A.
Join us as we about resources available to sex workers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Survivors of ViolenceGuest: DeAnn Alcantara-Thompson, Ending Gender-Based Violence & Elena C. Galano, The Northwest Network
Reports from the Seattle Police Department show a 21% increase in domestic abuse at the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, and stay-at-home orders have heightened concerns for survivors.
Learn about resources available to survivors of violence.