Finding affordable and inclusive health insurance can feel like an impossible task — especially for LGBTQ+ people. With costs that far exceed the average LGBTQ+ person’s annual income and gaps that allow for discrimination in private healthcare plans, LGBTQ+ Americans must often navigate a maze of red tape in order to access the types of healthcare they need most. 

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NE-Ohio PFLAG Newsletter

Want to know the latest news in the Northeast Ohio LGBT community? Find it in the PFLAG newsletter, published every other month as a joint publication of the Cleveland and Akron PFLAG chapters. PFLAG Cleveland members receive their newsletter conveniently delivered to their email inbox and/or mailed to their home.

Each bimonthly newsletter contains 

Our newsletter features stories and articles contributed by members like you! The folder to the right contains an archive of our newsletters dating back to 2008, listed chronologically. If you would like to contribute content to our newsletter, please email Art Thomson ( or if you would like to stop delivery of your snail-mail newsletter, contact Deb Kimble (