Government discrimination prevents affirming agencies from serving everyone Government-sanctioned discrimination can prevent even LGBTQ-affirming agencies from being able to serve everyone equally. It is not uncommon for many of my clients to have been sent to conversion therapy at some point in their development. Archived from the original on October 28, Jami Contreras, whose daughter was refused service by a pediatrician because she had same-sex parents, said: July 23, InManchin called for "repairs" of the Affordable Care Act and repeal of the "bad parts of Obamacare". Lyonthe federal district court has held that Michigan may be in violation of the U.
Efforts to squelch that will ultimately be unsuccessful. For many LGBT people, unemployment and poverty combine with other barriers to care to make particular types of care virtually unattainable. February 1,
In addition to the discrimination they engender, the mere existence of sweeping exemption laws can deter individuals from seeking and obtaining care they need.