News & Events

Opportunity to Block Negative Changes to Medicare

The Trump Administration’s proposed rule change to Medicare Part D hands insurance companies tremendous power to make decisions on treatment options -- decisions that should be made by doctors and their patients. We know what happens when insurers have this kind of...

TRANS-Action Marin

TRANS-Action Marin stands in opposition to all forms of discrimination against any and every member of the LGTBQ community. Karen Pence Is Working At A School That Bans LGBTQ Employees And Kids - read the article by Rebecca Klein on Huffington Post here

Giving Marin Cash Award

$10,000 from Giving Marin! We are so thrilled to have received one of the six $10,000 cash awards presented by Giving Marin in December. Read the article in Marin IJ here   LGBTQ Programs and ServicesSocial Mixer/Activities Youth drop-in groupsSenior Discussion...

Urgent Need for Sponsors

The Santa Fe Dreamers Project (SFDP) & collaborating organizations are seeking parole sponsors for detained, transgender womxn seeking asylum in the U.S. Conditions in Cibola County Detention Center are in abuse of the human rights of asylum seekers & SFDP is...

Events for Transgender Awareness Week ~

The Spahr Center, the Marin County Office of Education and Dominican University invite you to a FREE film screening at 6 pm on Wednesday, November 14th and to a gender and identity workshop on Thursday, November 15th!  click the links below for more information....

Don’t be a Statistic!

Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, the uninsured rate for low- and middle-income LGBTQ people has dropped by an overwhelming 35%! More LGBTQ people have health insurance than ever before—and that means access to health care we need, from life-saving HIV drugs to...

An attack on One is an attack on All

He lived to help people — and died doing the same thing. A brave doctor who was fatally shot while rushing toward gunfire to save victims wounded during the Pittsburgh synagogue attack was a compassionate early pioneer of AIDS treatment. Dr. Jerry Rabinowitz, 66,...

Trans Rights are Human Rights

A new memo on gender from the Trump administration says the Department of Health and Human Services is seeking to legally define sex as biological under Title IX, which prevents gender-based discrimination. It states the government needs to define gender “on a...

Matthew Shepard to be Interred at Washington National Cathedral

Matthew Shepard, who was murdered at 21 years old in 1998 in an anti-gay hate crime, will be interred at Washington National Cathedral following a service of thanksgiving and remembrance on Friday, Oct. 26, at the request of the Shepard family. This Friday, Oct. 12,...

National Coming OUT Day

If you are LGBT or questioning and you are considering coming out to close friends or someone in your family, it’s good to make a plan. What kind of signals are you getting from your friend or family member? Do you have enough information to answer the types of...