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Jersey Pride Reluctantly Cancels 30th Annual LGBTQ+ Pride Celebration

Published Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Jersey Pride's 30th Annual LGBTQ+ Pride Celebration will be rescheduled from October 10th, 2021 to June 5, 2022. This matter was not decided lightly. As the summer wound to a close, Jersey Pride was forced to confront the reality of a fall surge of the virus - courtesy of both the delta variant and a non-trivial percentage of the population eschewing more»

Hudson Pride & Jersey City LGBTQ+ Pride Festival Join Mayor Fulop to Unveil Pride Crosswalks

Published Friday, August 13, 2021
JERSEY CITY - Hudson Pride and the Jersey City LGBTQ+ Pride Festival are partnering with Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop and the Mayor’s LGBTQ+ Taskforce to kick off a month-long celebration for the 20th anniversary of Pride in Jersey City with the launch of Pride crosswalk murals painted throughout the City. Unlike other Pride crosswalks, crosswalks more»

New medical spa, Greenleaf Health and Wellness, to open in Howell

Published Thursday, August 12, 2021
Looking for a health practitioner that understands you? That will spend the time you need? Want to feel your best? Greenleaf Health and Wellness is excited to announce its opening in Howell, New Jersey. Dr. Betsy Greenleaf has been a prominent physician in the Central Jersey for the past 15 years. With specialized training in pelvic health, integrative, more»

LGBTQ+ in Bergen County? Want more community? Take the survey!

Published Friday, May 21, 2021
An advisory board in Bergen County is dedicated to opening an LGBTQ Center in Bergen County. To help them assess this concept, please take this short survey by following this link https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WM9Y725 or by scanning the QR code.

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset's Babs Siperstein Proud Center Announces New Medical Director

Published Tuesday, January 12, 2021
By: Lina Allocca, ina.allocca@rwjbh.org RWJBarnabas Health Medical Group welcomes Sameh Abdelaal, MD, as Medical Director of the Babs Siperstein PROUD Center at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset. The center, located at 128 Rehill Ave, Suite 1100, Somerville, which is open 5 days a week, also includes an advanced practice nurse and patient more»

Bergen New Bridge opens LGBTQ+ Health & Wellness Center

Published Monday, October 26, 2020
By:ROI-NJ Staff Transgender and gender non-binary New Jerseyans often experience discrimination and misunderstanding from health care providers. And they have a strong desire for a health provider that can deliver diverse services in a compassionate and respectful setting. So said a recent Community Health Needs Assessment by Bergen New Bridge Medical more»

A big thanks to our friends at the Pride Center for providing these Health Resources

Published Thursday, February 20, 2020
General Health Information and Resources LGBTQ Health-Info and resources from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) LGBTQ Health Navigator-Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Personal Healthcare LGBTQ Health info-Johns Hopkins For more resources, click here.

We get this question all the time! Where are the most LGBT-friendly towns in NJ?

Published Friday, November 4, 2016
by Erin O'Niell When Randy Rabney and her wife, Fran Lichtman, decided it was time to pack up their lives in Manhattan more than a decade ago, they only had one New Jersey town on their list of possible destinations: Maplewood. As native New Yorkers, Rabney said they drove to the town "to rule it out," never expecting to take the plunge into the New more»