Multiple Aspects of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Advocacy Conference

  1. Obstacles Facing LGBT Hoosiers
    Dr. Cynthia Conley, Ball State University Department of Social Work
  2. Creating a Safe Environment for LGBT Youth: Education and Tools for Bullying Prevention in the Schools
    Graham Brinklow, Youth Outreach for Indiana Youth Group
    Mary Yoder Holsopple, Bullying Prevention Coordinator for Elkhart Community Schools
         Brinklow PowerPoint 
         Holsopple PowerPoint 
              Bullying and Sexual Orientation (PDF)
              What Do You Say to “That’s So Gay” (PDF)
  3. Understanding through Education: Transgender Adults and Youth
    Jessica Wilch, President, Indiana Equality
    Vivian Benge, President, Indiana Transgender Rights Advocacy Alliance
  4. Interacting with the Public: Understanding the Moveable Middle & Building Constituents
    Linda Ponterio, Communications Chair, Indiana Equality Action Board Member
         HJR 6: Let’s Get Real (PDF)
         Script Door Knocking 
         Do’s and Don’t’s of Constituent Contact 
         Moveable Middle Agenda
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