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PACT NOW: ASK the advocate

April 25, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm CDT

Ask PACTNOW

Join FORGE and Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, Inclusion Health Clinic bi-weekly “ASK the…” events.  Physicians, nurses, social workers, advocates, counselors and others will hold space to share information and, most importantly, ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS!  

This meeting’s focus: Social service support resources for trans/non-binary communities during COVID-19.

Are you wondering how to get the resources you need?  The federal impact payment; unemployment benefits; rental assistance; basic necessities; social connection and support… Bring your questions or ask in advance.  

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

https://forge-forward.zoom.us/j/98282578564

Or Telephone: Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):

US: +1 312 626 6799 or

+1 929 205 6099 or

+1 253 215 8782 or

+1 301 715 8592 or

+1 346 248 7799 or

+1 669 900 6833

Webinar ID: 982 8257 8564  

Presenter:  Shelley Gregory (they/them or any pronouns)

Shelley is a trans human, activist, and advocate, and the Strategic Project Coordinator for FORGE. Shelley has worked actively in the LGBTQI+ community for over 25 years and began to focus their work on advocacy for transgender and non-binary folx nearly two decades ago. Their background is as a civil rights lawyer. Shelley continually aims to contribute to improving quality of life for trans and non-binary individuals and increasing our inclusion in society. Shelley presently assists survivors of violence through individual advocacy and peer support, as well as policy development and public education.


PACT NOW = Preventing and Assisting with COVID-19 among Trans and Non-binary Wisconsinites.  PACT NOW is a partnership between FORGE and Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, Inclusion Health Clinic. This project is funded in part by the Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment at the Medical College of Wisconsin.  

Details

Date:
April 25, 2020
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm CDT
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