I'm traveling and will have limited access to a computer. As a result all of your comments will be posted when I return (Monday). Please feel free to comment, but don't get frustrated if you don't see it pop up instantly!
In the meantime check out these links:
The Doula Project Seeks Caregivers
A doula provides emotional support, pain management and relaxation techniques, and information to her clients as needed. The Doula Project is a pro-choice New York City-based organization that was started in 2008 to provide services to lower-income individuals across the spectrum of pregnancy. They are recruiting doulas for all components of their mission, though priority is given to those who are interested in being both Birth and Abortion Doulas. Please see the application on their website www.doulaproject.org
The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) has released the first immigration law practice manual for attorneys representing transgender clients. Immigration Law and the Transgender Client, co-authored by Immigration Equality and the Transgender Law Center (TLC), provides practical advice and information to assist attorneys representing transgender immigrants. Find out more about Immigration Law and the Transgender Client.
Here are some Resources that Examine Racial and Ethnic Disparities Among Women at the State Level and include including a comprehensive report, state fact sheets, and interactive data tables, that illuminate and document the persistence of disparities on 25 indicators between white women and women of color, including rates of diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, AIDS and cancer, and access to health insurance and health screenings.
Finally, if you find yourself missing me, you can always go back and listen to me on Radio Capicu! or try to find me in the Adipositivity project site! There are 4 fotos of me. Here is one and here is another. Can you find my other 2?
Paz, Luz y Amor