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We Count. Count Us. Strength in Numbers and ESPA Call for LGBT Data Collection in Clinical Settings

"It should be completely standard for people to be able to share their sexual orientation and gender identity," said Strength in Numbers President and Founder Somjen Frazer at an Albany press conference with the Emprire State Pride Agenda advocating for the collection of data about sexual orientation in any clinical setting where data is collected about race or gender. Read more. Watch video.

Strength in Numbers Conducts AIDS Institute Training

Strength In Numbers staffers Cathy Roche, Chloe Mirzayi and Somjen Frazer trained representatives from 46 agencies funded by the AIDS Institute of the New York State Department of Health in logic modeling and program evaluation. The agencies learned how to measure outcomes such as cultural competency, social support, and self-esteem. These agencies do vital work with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities and soon they will be able to demonstrate the effects of their work through process and outcome indicators developed in collaboration with AIDS Institute staff and Strength In Numbers consultants.