Join Network members and staff from Transgender Law Center for an update on the latest federal proposals, including the impacts for transgender students. 

Network Call This Thursday
April 6

10 am - 11 am

On our call, we will discuss what the defeat of AHCA means for the #Fight4OurHealth campaign and how the changing federal landscape affects the LGBT health equity agenda here in California. 

  1. Intros
  2. Update on the federal #Fight4OurHealth Campaign
  3. 2017 California Legislative update
  4. Q&A
  5. Network member announcements

Email  for call-in number. 
  2017 California Legislation Impacting LGBTQ Health
The California LGBT HHS Network has posted an initial list of California legislation impacting LGBTQ health on our Legislation page

I will update this list as the legislature takes additional action or Network members send additional bills to be tracked. To add your organization's bills to this list or for more information about any of the bills included on the page, you email me at

2017 California Legislation Impacting Our Communities
Nominations Open for EQCA Leadership Academy 

The Equality California Institute (EQCAI) is in the process of selecting a class of LGBT leaders from Northern California for our two-day Equality California Leadership Academy that will take place on May 6-7, 2017 in Sacramento. This is a great leadership development opportunity for your staff, your board, or other volunteer leaders in your communities and an important step toward getting more LGBTQ representation at decision-making tables.

If you know any candidates, please forward their names, contact information, and one or two lines about their background and qualifications  to  Allison  VanKuiken at
The application window closes on Wednesday, April 12, 2017.
Thank you for your continued support.


Amanda Wallner
Director, CA LGBT Health & Human Services Network