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Upcoming LGBTQ Events

The LGBTQ Center is open! We are always adding fun and educational programs and events for students, faculty, staff, the Jacksonville community and surrounding areas. Check back often for updates and follow us on Facebook & Instagram for up to the minute programming!

 

Our events are open to everyone! We are working diligently to set up a robust lineup of online events for the semester. Follow us on our social media (Facebook and Instagram) pages to join the latest online events.

UF Health ASD Pride Support Group

Thursday, August 12, 2021 - Thursday, December 9, 2021

5 p.m.

Register Here

UF Health is hosting a monthly facilitator led support group for LGBTQ+ young adults ages 18 to 22 that are a part of the Autism Spectrum. For more information, contact Brett Walden.

 

Upcoming 2021 dates:

  • August 12, 2021
  • September 9, 2021
  • October 14, 2021
  • November 11, 2021
  • December 9, 2021

LGBTQ and Mental Health Panel

Monday, September 13, 2021

1 - 2:30 p.m.

Location: John A. Delaney Student Union Ballroom A

Cost: Free!

Explore the discrepancies and discrimination that LGBTQ+ individuals face when accessing mental health care. Learn how to access resources available for LGBTQ+ students, faculty, and staff.

Chew On This: LGBTQ+ and Faith

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

6 - 7:30 p.m.

Location: Zoom

Cost: Free!

Hear from a roundtable of students, faculty, and staff to discuss the intersections of faith & LGBTQIA identities through religious and non-religious perspectives through meaningful text and dialogue.

Erasing Biphobia

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

1 - 2:30 p.m.

Location: John A. Delaney Student Union Meeting Room 3804

Cost: Free!

Participate in a conversation about tackling biphobia in day to day life, especially focusing on microaggressions and harmful assumptions about bisexual relationships.

Rapid HIV Testing

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

1 - 5 p.m.

Location: LGBTQ Center

Cost: Free!

Knowing your status is the first step to slowing the spread of HIV and improving patient health outcomes. Stop in, get tested, and find out your status!

PrideFest

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

4 - 6 p.m.

Location: The Green

Cost: Free!

Celebrate LGBTQIA+ History Month by showing your pride at UNF’s first-ever Pride march and festival!

Queers & Cupcakes

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Noon - 1 p.m.

Location: Osprey Plaza

Cost: Free!

Join us for our excuse to eat cupcakes, hang out, and discuss with a featured LGBTQ+ faculty and staff member about their experiences being LGBTQ+. This month, we’ll be chatting with the LGBTQ Center’s staff, Manny, Dwan, and Haiden!

Rapid HIV Testing

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

1 - 5 p.m.

Location: LGBTQ Center

Cost: Free!

Knowing your status is the first step to slowing the spread of HIV and improving patient health outcomes. Stop in, get tested, and find out your status!
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Building Bridges Creating Community Fundraising Event

Saturday, October 30, 2021

6 PM to 9 PM

Location: TBD

Save the date for our 15th annual Building Bridges, Creating Community fundraiser. The theme of this year's fundraiser is Quinceañera Masquerade Ball and it will be held on Saturday, Oct. 30, exact location will be announced soon. This fundraising event allows us to provide valuable resources to the community, such as: counseling services, food pantry, scholarships, HIV/STI testing, workshops/trainings and so much more.

Rapid HIV Testing

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

1 - 5 p.m.

Location: LGBTQ Center

Cost: Free!

Knowing your status is the first step to slowing the spread of HIV and improving patient health outcomes. Stop in, get tested, and find out your status!

Rapid HIV Testing

Tuesday, December 7, 2021

1 - 5 p.m.

Location: LGBTQ Center

Cost: Free!

Knowing your status is the first step to slowing the spread of HIV and improving patient health outcomes. Stop in, get tested, and find out your status!