The NEW Pride Agenda has developed a Civic Engagement and Public Education Project (CEPEP) which will work to re-engage LGBTQ individuals and allies in neighborhoods across the state about LGBTQ legislative protections and priorities.
NPA’s CEPEP Programming:
Economic Empowerment and Financial Literacy Programming.
Providing guidance on the implementation of New York’s Dignity for All Students Act and the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA) as it relates to employment, housing, education and healthcare.
Increasing awareness on sexual and reproductive health regarding access to—and the benefits of—Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).
Promoting Federal Anti-Discrimination Protections for LGBTQIA+ Residents.
Equality and Equity: The Trans and Queer Led Fight for Economic JusticeCriminal Justice Reform: Rethinking Safety and Accountability in Our CommunitiesLGBTQ+ Matters of Rochester: Advocacy and Organizing within Rochester LGBTQIA CommunitiesLGBTQ+ Matters of Buffalo: Advocacy and Organizing within Buffalo LGBTQIACivic Engagement During a Pandemic