LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning)

This page is an index of ACHA and other resources on this topic. Resources include association projects, programs, publications, guidelines, and more. Additional information may be available under “External Resources.”

ACHA Resources

Coalition of Allies for LGBT Health
Provides multidisciplinary, multiregional education, advocacy, and research on on issues relating to LGBT health

10 Ways to Make Your Health Center More Welcoming for Diverse Students [pdf]

Man to Man and Woman to Woman brochure coversACHA Brochures for Young Adults

Man to Man
Woman to Woman

ACHA-National College Health AssessmentACHA-National College Health Assessment
The ACHA-NCHA is a nationally recognized research survey that provides precise data about students’ health habits, behaviors, and perceptions. Data from this survey covers smoking habits, contraception use, mental health issues, relationship difficulties, sexual behaviors, exercise habits, preventive health practices, perceptions of drug and alcohol use, and more.

External Resources

ACHA thanks its committee, coalition, task force, and section volunteers for providing resources and links concerning this topic. ACHA does not endorse or accept responsibility for the content or use of external websites.

The College Health LGBT Listserv

Creating Safe Space for GLBTQ Youth: A Toolkit from Advocates for Youth

Cultural Competency and Diversity Websites [pdf]

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA)

ACHA Liaisons to GLMA:
Sharon Glezen, MD
University of Rochester

Shirley Dinkel, APRN
Washburn University

GLMA Listserv for the LGBT Nursing Community

GLBT National Help Center

The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Health Access Project

Gay Men of African Descent (GMAD)

Healthy Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Students Project – from the American Psychological Association and funded by the Division of Adolescent and School Health of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC-DASH)

The Mautner Project (The National Lesbian Health Organization)

National Consortium of Directors of LGBT Resources in Higher Education

Youth Resource – a website that explores issues of concern to GLBTQ youth and provides information and offers support on sexual and reproductive health issues through education and advocacy

College Health A-Z
ACHA-National College Health Assessment
ACHA-NCDP Depression Quality Improvement Collaborative
Peer Review Assistance Program