Proudly Me! Transgender Edu-port (Education and Support) Program-Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick

PROUDLY Me! is a free education and support program to help the Transgender and Non-Binary confirming community members by creating a safe space of learning through peer support and resources. The sessions are hosted in a caring and understanding environment to discuss all available resources for the Transgender Community.

PROUDLY Me! meets every 2nd Thursday of the month in the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) Auditorium from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Jackie Baras, RN, LGBTQ Health Navigator for RWJUH serves as group facilitator.

Baras has transformed the tapestry of health care in New Jersey by eliminating LGBT health care disparities through education, community collaboration and volunteerism. She was instrumental in launching the first LGBT Business Resource Group called PROUD (Promoting Respect, Outreach, Understanding, and Dignity) at RWJUH, establishing the PROUD Family Health Center at RWJUH Somerset, the first hospital based LGBT clinic in the New Jersey, and creating the PROUD—a Transgender Family Support Group, also one of its kind in the state.

RWJ University Hospital New Brunswick

1 Robert Wood Johnson Place

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Auditorium

New Brunswick, NJ 08901


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