Out for Health

Out for Health is our lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) health and wellness program that provides outreach, education, and information to LGBT people, their health care providers, and the community at large about the importance of inclusive, welcoming, and respectful care or LGBT people.  Planned Parenthood is Out for Health!  We take pride in ensuring that our patients and our communities have access to the sexual health and wellness services and information they need.  We stand side by side with our LGBT communities as fellow activists, allies, and people committed to health, wellness, and social change.  Learn more at OUTFORHEALTH.ORG and connect with us at facebook.com/OUTFORHEALTH.

 

projectCAP

projectCAP is a coalition of area organizations dedicated to reducing teen pregnancy in our community.  As an abstinence-based program, our focus is on various teen issues and works with high school and middle school students, parent and teacher groups, as well as groups and agencies outside of schools. projectCAP also provides referrals to free health center services for teens residing in Elmira. For more information or to request a presentation at your school or organization contact Sarah Wyre at 607.734.3314 x2211 or [email protected].  Learn more about projectCAP at PROJECTCAP.ORG and CAPTEEN.ORG

 

Sexual Assault Resource Center (SARC)

SARC is the only rape crisis program serving Chemung, Schuyler, and Steuben counties.  We are regional leaders in providing comprehensive, free services that include a 24-hour hotline and 24-hour medical advocacy, legal advocacy, and counseling.  With the help of our professional staff and trained volunteers, SARC accompanies victims to the hospital, provides counseling, and offers assistance through confusing legal proceedings.  Learn more about our work and find out how you can volunteer and make a difference at SARCST.ORG.  Connect with us at facebook.com/SARCST.