Advancing Health Equity

There are significant health disparities facing members of Minnesota’s gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender communities. Our goal is health equity for the LGBTQ community.

Find out how we’re doing it.

  • 51%

    51% said cost was a barrier to accessing healthcare, even if they had health insurance.
    (RHI Voices of Health, 2016)

  • 32%

    32% of LGBTQ respondents had been homeless at least once in their lifetime.
    (RHI Voices of Health, 2016)

  • 58%

    58% have experienced an unwanted sexual act.
    (RHI Voices of Health 2016)

Current Projects: 

  • - The 2016 Voices of Health Snapshot is here & available to download 
  • - Thank you to all participants of the Opportunity Conference 2017!
  • - Looking for our LGBTQ MN Provider Directory? Look no further.
  • - Want to read the latest news from RHI?  Check our our news section!

 

Invisible Youth

Read the report on the health of lesbian, gay, bisexual and questioning adolescents in Minnesota! 

Learn more

 

MN LGBTQ Patient Toolkit

Designed by LGBTQ people for LGBTQ people, RHI’s Patient Toolkit is a comprehensive online resource.