Organization

Callen-Lorde Community Health Center

New York, NY | http://www.callen-lorde.org
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Joined in November 1999

About Us

OVERVIEW

Callen-Lorde is the global leader in LGBTQ healthcare. Since the days of Stonewall, we have been transforming lives in LGBTQ communities through excellent comprehensive care, provided free of judgment and regardless of ability to pay. In addition, we are continuously pioneering research, advocacy and education to drive positive change around the world, because we believe healthcare is a human right.


MISSION

Callen-Lorde Community Health Center provides sensitive, quality healthcare and related services primarily to New York's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities -- in all their diversity -- regardless of ability to pay. To further this mission, Callen-Lorde promotes health education and wellness while advocating for LGBTQ health issues.


VISION

Callen-Lorde is New York’s premier provider of sensitive, culturally competent, and clinically appropriate healthcare and related services primarily for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and non-binary communities as well as people living with HIV/AIDS. Callen-Lorde influences the development and funding of LGBTQ health initiatives and research to further engender the wellness of its communities.


VALUES

Callen-Lorde Community Health Center believes that healthcare is a human right. To that end Callen-Lorde continually strives to:


  • Create a healthcare environment that is safe, sensitive, nonjudgmental, and respectful;
  • Work to remove as many barriers to care as possible;
  • Structure healthcare programs to be dynamic and flexible in order to meet the changing needs of the communities Callen-Lorde serves;
  • Provide healthcare that is appropriate, accessible, and affordable;
  • Create an environment in which individuals are empowered to become educated healthcare consumers;
  • Involve the community in all phases of planning and development;
  • Encourage community participation and support; and,
  • Embrace diversity on all levels.


Callen-Lorde is a great place to work – we’re passionate, mission-driven people who care about health justice for LGBTQ communities. In addition to being part of a fantastic team, we also have great benefits for our staff. All full-time employees are offered a comprehensive package including an exceptional no cost medical plan option for you, your domestic partner and/or your family, tuition assistance, dental insurance, vision insurance, no cost life insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, Flexible Spending Account, TransitChek, a generous paid time off plan, and a 403B retirement savings plan.


Callen-Lorde is an Equal Opportunity Employer. People of color, people of transgender experience, lesbians and people living with HIV/AIDS are encouraged to apply.

OVERVIEW

Callen-Lorde is the global leader in LGBTQ healthcare. Since the days of Stonewall, we have been transforming lives in LGBTQ communities through excellent comprehensive care, provided free of judgment and regardless of ability…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Health & Medicine
  • LGBTQ
  • Mental Health

Location

356 West 18th Street, New York, NY 10011

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