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6/18/2020 - County to Host LBGTQI+ Zoom Webinar - ‘Are You a SOGIE Champion?’

County to Host LBGTQI+ Zoom Webinar
‘Are You a SOGIE Champion?’

Join the Somerset County Human Services Academy, youth-service professionals, and advocates of LGBTQ+ youth for an informative Zoom webinar titled “Are You a SOGIE Champion?” The seminar will focus on expanding participants’ awareness and understanding of Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) as it pertains to LGBTQI+ youth.

Presented by Stacy Robustelli, Ph.D. and Danielle King, M.P.H., this interesting webinar will define LGBTQI+ terminology, discuss current issues, and provide best practices for professionals who want to learn how to create a safe and inclusive environment at any agency, school or workplace for LGBTQI+ youth.

The webinar will be held on Monday, June 22 from 12 to 2 p.m. Registration is required. To register, visit

The session is ideal for teachers, school administrators, police and parole officers, office personnel from a prosecutor’s office, mental health professionals, policy advocates, social workers, library staff, and family members who wish to begin their journey toward gaining a better understanding LGBTQI+ youth.

For more information, contact Johanna Moore at 908-704-6335, email or visit

The Somerset County Human Services Division is responsible for the administration and supervision of all departments within the human services division as well as various councils and advisory committees that help support the social well-being of county residents.

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