Jesse Brown Hosts Town Hall Focused on LGBTQ Veteran Health Care

Updated 7/1/2021 8:47 AM

Jesse Brown VA Medical Center hosted a virtual Veteran town hall that focused on health care issues and services for LGBTQ+ Veterans on June 24. This was the first time Jesse Brown has hosted a Veteran town hall specifically on LGBTQ+ topics.

Veterans were able to participate by calling in the town hall by calling in, listening online through a dedicated website, or through the Jesse Brown Facebook page. Participants were able to ask questions that were answered by the moderators and medical center leadership team.


Veterans and others can still visit the Jesse Brown Facebook page to listen to the town hall.

About the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center: Jesse Brown VAMC is located near downtown Chicago in the Illinois Medical District. It is a 220-bed acute care facility and operates four community-based outpatient clinics in Auburn Gresham, Lakeside, Chicago Heights, and Crown Point, IN. Jesse Brown VAMC provides care to approximately 62,000 enrolled Veterans who reside in the City of Chicago, Cook County and six counties in northwestern Indiana.

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