LGBT Veteran Health Care Fact Sheets
These fact sheets communicate to Veterans important information about their unique health risks and relevant services offered by VA. If you are a Veteran, download the appropriate fact sheet below.
VA Staff: Print all four fact sheets in color and display them in common areas of your facility, including waiting rooms, break and conference rooms, reception areas, and/or cafeterias.
LGBT Pride Month
Display a commemorative poster at your facility to help make LGBT Veterans feel welcome. The posters can be printed on 8.5"x11" or 11"x17" paper or used with electronic bulletin board systems.
LGBT Health Awareness Month
March is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Health Awareness Month. To mark the event, please display a commemorative poster at your facility and help make LGBT Veterans feel welcome. The poster can be printed on 8.5”x11” paper or used with electronic bulletin board systems.
This year’s theme, Let’s Talk! Sexual orientation and gender identity matter in health care, encourages patient-provider communication to facilitate patient trust, disclosure, and positive health outcomes. LGBT Health Awareness Month is an important time to bring attention to the unique health needs of LGBT Americans. LGBT Health Awareness Month is sponsored by the LGBT Program and the Office of Primary Care Services. For more information, please email LGBTProgram@va.gov.
We Serve All Who Served
This poster was developed to increase visibility of lesbian, day, bisexual and transgender Veterans at VHA. The tagline "We Serve All Who Served" underscores VA's non-discrimination policy, and honors the service history of LGBT Veterans. Download, print, and display the poster in common areas of your facility, including reception areas. The poster is available in English and Spanish.
LGBT Veteran Health Care Fact Sheet
The LGBT Program, working with the Office of Health Equity, put together a “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Veteran Health Care Fact Sheet” which provides information on LGBT Veteran health care, information on VA policies which promote high quality LGBT healthcare, and resources available to educate VHA providers about LGBT health issues.