ICBH is designed to support those facing breast health issues whether they are preventive in nature, currently receiving treatment or after completing the course of treatment.
We offer support groups and resources for LGBTQ+ people facing breast cancer or prophylactic treatment to prevent breast cancer. These groups offer a safe space to be fully authentic. They are an important alternative to their heteronormative counterparts.
Inclusive Community For Breast Health provides education and resources for LGBTQ+ individuals in treatment for breast health issue while improving cultural competence within the healthcare system through collaboration with academic and healthcare organizations.
The Basics: The difference between sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression
How do LGBTQ+ patient needs differ from heternormative patient needs?
Current Stats/Evidence Based Research.
We teach and train the staff of healthcare organizations how to translate cultural competency to clinical relevancy when caring for the LGBTQ+ patient.
The support program is designed to provide a space for open discussion about challenges faced by those with breast health issues ranging from wellness to safety, to coping and grief.