Press Releases

Transforming Care Conference 2018

October 6, 2018

10/6/2018 – The Equitas Health Institute will host its third annual Transforming Care Conference (TCC) at The Ohio State University – Fawcett Center October 18-19th. The conference will feature renowned experts in LGBTQ and HIV/AIDS health and bring together hundreds health and social service providers, community members, advocates, researchers, students, activists and community leaders.

“The Gateway” Newsletter – October 2018

October 4, 2018

What does it mean to live in the Undetectable = Untransmittable era? Is Dr. Amy Seese accepting new patients in Dayton and what are the names of her pets? How do I register for the Transforming Care Conference? Can filling prescriptions really be an act of social responsibility? And what historic building is Masquerage about to transform? All your questions answered in the October issue of The Gateway newsletter.

One Week Left To Register; Supreme Court Call to Action

October 2, 2018

10/2/2018 – There are many reasons we’re voting for our lives on November 9; one of them is our courts. The judges we elect will decide cases and set legal precedent that touch every area of the law and directly impact issues ranging from civil rights and marriage equality to access to healthcare. If you care about the integrity of our judicial system, make sure you register to vote by October 9, and call your Senator this week about the Supreme Court nominee.

Columbus Dispatch: Clean needle initiative to add new limitations

September 29, 2018

9/26/2018 – Beginning in October, clients of Equitas Health’s Safe Point program will be limited to 10 clean syringes per program day — 80 or 90 per month— unless they turn in dirty syringes. Clients exchanging needles at the program’s Short North location will receive one clean syringe for every needle they turn in, up to a maximum of 280 per month. The change comes as part of a concession made by Equitas Health to receive funding from the city of Columbus and Franklin County.

National Voter Registration Day!

September 25, 2018

Spread the message about the importance of getting registered to vote and casting your ballots this November with an #EquitasHealthVotes yard sign or by distributing voter info door hangers throughout your neighborhood. Request your #EquitasHealthVotes materials today!

3 Weeks Left to Register to Vote; 50 Days Until Nov. 6

September 18, 2018

9/18/2018 – There are just 50 days until Election Day on November 6, and just three weeks left until Ohio’s Voter Registration Deadline of October 9. Stop by any of Equitas Health’s offices across the state to either register to vote or to update any changes to your registration and visit to learn what’s at stake in the upcoming election and find key voting dates and locations.

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