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New report by the Williams Institute at UCLA: “The Impact of Stigma and Discrimination against LGBT People in Michigan”

A new study released by the Williams Institute at UCLA titled “The Impact of Stigma and Discrimination Against LGBT People in Michigan” takes a look at the legal, social, economic, and health impacts of stigma and discrimination for the over 311,000 LGBT adults and 61,000 LGBT youth that live in our state. Michigan currently ranks …

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IFF Interviews Corktown Health Center CEO in Honor of Pride Month

IFF is a mission-driven lender, real estate consultant, and developer that provided the loan that helped Corktown Health Center purchase our building that now houses both the clinic and Health Emergency Lifeline Programs (HELP), who had previously been renting the space. In honor of Pride Month, IFF recently sat down with Corktown Health Center and …

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Another great year celebrating at Ferndale and Motor City Pride Events

Corktown Health Center and Health Emergency Lifeline Programs had a great time celebrating at Ferndale Pride and Motor City Pride! Thank you to Blue Cross Complete of Michigan for sponsoring our tables, and to the Wayne State University School of Medicine medical students who came out to volunteer with us! We appreciate everyone who stopped …

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Thank you to Equity & Friends Fight AIDS for their generous gift to Corktown Health Center

We would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to the Actors’ Equity Association, Equity & Friends Fight AIDS for their generous gift of $3,290 in support of the work at Corktown Health Center and Health Emergency Lifeline Programs. The Detroit area AEA has a long tradition of supporting agencies providing care to persons living with …

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Accepted Insurance at Corktown Health Center

Corktown Health Center has been working to expand the number of insurance providers we are contracted with in order to be able to offer our services to as many patients as possible. We now accept the following insurances: Medical Services: -Aetna/Cofinity -Blue Care Network -Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan -Blue Cross Complete -Health Alliance …

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Corktown Health Center Medical Director has new column in Oakland Press

Corktown Health Center’s Medical Director, Dr. LaTonya Riddle-Jones, will be writing a column for The Oakland Press every month. The column will address key health issues facing the LGBTQ community in the Metro Detroit area and beyond, and what is being done to tackle those issues. Dr. Riddle-Jones’ first column for March can be viewed …

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Take a moment to fill out our Community Health Assessment Survey!

The last time you went to the doctor, did you feel: Scared? Anxious? Happy? Judged? Hopeful? Heard? If you are at least 18 years old, identify as LGBTQ+, and live in Southeast Michigan, please take time to fill out this anonymous survey to help us understand community strengths and barriers to receiving good healthcare. Your …

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