Support Services for Pride Month and LGBTQ+ Community

June 11, 2020      |      Posted on Posted in Total Well-Being
Support Services for Pride Month and LGBTQ+ Community

While June is designated Pride Month, advocating for equal rights for the LGBTQ+ community is a year-round endeavor. With a wide range of mental health support services, community referrals, and leadership resources, ACI Specialty Benefits provides support and services surrounding LGBTQ+ issues.

LGBTQ+ support services available to individuals and family members include:

  • Confidential mental health sessions with a licensed clinician to talk about any issues and address any concerns
  • Mental health sessions are available to family members, and ‘your definition of family is ACI’s definition’
  • Referrals to community resources and support groups, locally or online
  • Referrals to national and local resources, advocacy groups, and programs that offer support services to the LGBTQ+ community

LGBTQ+ support services offered for organizations include:

  • Consultation on best practices for creating an inclusive environment
  • Referrals for organizational trainings on building LGBTQ+ awareness and inclusion
  • Clinical consultation on communication best practices to support transgender individuals
  • Referrals for volunteer activities (group or individual) to support the LGBTQ+ community
  • Referrals for local activities, including Pride events, for the organization to sponsor or support
  • Consultation around building internal advocacy groups at the organization

For more personalized support or to answer any questions about benefits available, reach out to ACI Specialty Benefits at 800.932.0034, or through the myACI Benefits mobile app.