Lesbian Health Initiative of Houston, Inc.
Dedicated to eliminating barriers to healthcare and inspiring health & wellness for LGBT women  and transgender men
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 Who is LHI?

Established in 1992, the Lesbian Health Initiative of Houston, Inc. (LHI) is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization. LHI is dedicated to eliminating barriers to healthcare and promoting health and wellness for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT)-identified women and transgender men through Education, Access and Advocacy programs.


LHI's Vision:

That by working together, as a community, we  illuminate and eliminate all barriers to ensure that, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identification, all have clear and equal access to the health and wellness services that they need and deserve.

LHI is proud to represent the
LGBT community we serve through memberships in the following collaborative organizations:

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Registration is now Closed
LHI's 2014 Fall Health Fair November 1st

You've got the power to change and save lives  too - please share the news!!

Have you heard?  
About the Health Insurance Marketplace
that CANNOT discriminate or exclude
anyone on the basis of:
  • Sexual Orientation or Gender Identification
  • Pre-existing Conditions, including HIV
Be OUT for Health!! 
Learn more about Heath Insurance

New resource for the LGBT community!

Learn more and enroll online:

Thank you to all our valued
Clinical Screening Partners,
Health & Wellness Partners
 and Volunteers!

Together we change and save lives!

At LHI's 2013 Health Fair Clinical & Educational events we provided no-cost screenings, including
PAP tests/well person exams, mammograms, blood screenings, heart & vascular risk assessments, flu shots,
visits with OB/GYNs,
Dr. MaryAlice Cowan, Dr. Cynthia McNeil
or Dr. Xiomara Santos
and much, much
more for uninsured & under-insured LGBT
women & transgender men.

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       LHI is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization
401 Branard St, Houston, TX 77006
   (713) 426-3356

Copyright 2002-2014 Lesbian Health Initiative of Houston, Inc.