A 2018 LGBT Pride celebration event will be happening at the Overton Brooks VA Medical Center this coming Wednesday (27 June 2018) from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
Our community’s Department of Veterans Affairs Hospital has just published this web page resource for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender veterans.
The Overton Brooks VA Medical Center (OBVAMC) in Shreveport LA will be offering “LGBT Sensitivity – An Introduction” with Mr. Guy Robison.
The OBVAMC Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Program will be offering this education and training opportunity.
OBVAMC employees can earn 1 hour of free CEU for their continuing education requirements.
- LOCATION: OBVAMC Education Center, Room 2W62/2W63
- DATE: Monday, 26 June 2017
- TIME: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
This presentation will be offered twice:
- SESSION 1: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
- SESSION 2: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Light refreshments will be served.
Active duty military and veterans will be in charge of this focus group.
Meeting time and location:
- Saturday, 8 July 2017 — 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
- All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church (9449 Ellerbe Road, Shreveport LA 71006)
For more information please contact Dr. Karmen Gadsden (318-221-8411, Ext 5917).
The LGBT Military Focus Group is sponsored by the Overton Brooks Veterans Administration LGBT program.
The group is open to all LGBT veterans, active duty military members, and their allies.
This is a follow-up to our earlier announcement (“LGBT Veterans Group Starting in June 2017“).
The first meeting for this focus group for LGBT active-duty military and veterans will happen on Saturday (10 June 2017) at 1:00 PM.
This meeting is sponsored by our local Department of Veterans Affairs Hospital — Overton Brooks VA Medical Center.
Our local VA hospital (Overton Brooks VA Medical Center) in Shreveport is launching a LGBT (lesbian – gay – bisexual – transgender) focus group during the month of June 2017.
If you or someone you know can be helped by this LGBT veterans focus group (active duty military or veteran), please contact us by email.
We will forward your info request and the VA staff representative for this group will let you know more about the new group.
We will have more details soon (meeting times, location, etc) coming from the VA hospital staff.