Zoom town hall to examine pandemic’s impact on LGBTQ+ and people of color

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A San Mateo County town hall on Friday, May 1, will focus on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on people of color, the LGBTQ+ community, and low-income residents. The Zoom event is scheduled to run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The discussion will feature representatives of the Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS) Office of Diversity & Equity (ODE), StarVista, Bay Area Community Health Advisory Council, Get Healthy San Mateo County and Catholic Charities. They will share resources and hear from impacted community members, with the aim of identifying the support mechanisms needed.

For more information, visit the San Mateo County LGBTQ Commission Facebook Page.

For those interested, you can register for the town hall here.