Archive for January, 2013

Website Splash Page

Website Splash Page

January 25, 2013 | Comments (0)

Join us on Valentine’s Day, February 14th for a very special and historic event. We’ll be in Portland, Salem, Eugene, Bend Pendleton, Newport/Lincoln City, Ashland/Medford, Klamath Falls, Tillamook, Astoria, and Corvallis.  For more information, enter your information below!                                                  Name:                                                Email:    

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Oregon Health Plan to Cover Treatments for Trans Youth in October 2014

Oregon Health Plan to Cover Treatments for Trans Youth in October 2014

January 11, 2013 | Comments (0)

Read on to learn more about this historic victory from our friends at TransActive Education & Advocacy.

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2012 was an incredible year for the freedom to marry

2012 was an incredible year for the freedom to marry

January 10, 2013 | Comments (0)

Basic Rights Oregon was proud to be a part of the election day victories. This fall, we filled over a thousand volunteer shifts having conversations with Washington voters about the freedom to marry and we didn’t rest after the election.

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Historic news: Oregon removes barriers to transition-related care

Historic news: Oregon removes barriers to transition-related care

January 4, 2013 | Comments (0)

We applaud an historic statement requiring insurance companies in Oregon to end discriminatory exclusions of care for trans Oregonians. Read on to learn more.

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FAQ on the Insurance Division Announcement

FAQ on the Insurance Division Announcement

January 3, 2013 | Comments (0)

Frequently Asked Questions On DCBS/Insurance Division Bulletin regarding transgender health needs OVERVIEWThe Oregon Department of Business and Consumer Services (DCBS) released a bulletin in December 2012 announcing that in order to comply with current statutes prohibiting gender discrimination, health insurance plans sold in Oregon can no longer deny care to transgender policy holders which is […]

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Standing together.  Coming out for Racial Justice.

Standing together.  Coming out for Racial Justice.

January 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

An anti-racist organizational development toolkit for LGBT equality groups and activists.

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