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5th Annual LGBTQ Health & Wellness Conference

Saturday, April 29, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Des Moines University
3200 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312

This annual conference presented by One Iowa, Des Moines University, and Planned Parenthood of the Heartland provides education, public awareness, and resources on the health needs of the LGBTQ community. Click here to register and find more details.

Click here for a tentative conference agenda.

One Iowa NORTH

One Iowa NORTH is an affiliate of One Iowa, the state’s leading lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) organization working toward full equality for LGBT individuals in Iowa through grassroots efforts and education.

Located in Mason City, One Iowa NORTH focuses on the needs of LGBT North Iowans, their families, and allies to provide education and support.

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