Promoting Safe(r) Sex During COVID-19

Originally published by Achieving Together “I have a confession: I’ve had sex since social distancing began. With someone I met on Tinder, someone I don’t live with. And I know friends doing the same. With the pandemic still a major concern across the United States, people having sex or even just wanting to have sex […]

Kind Talk – The Reset

We’re one month into 2021 and we’ve brought together some experts to chat more with you about how to keep yourself on track this year! In this Kind Talk, you’ll learn more about how to set and evaluate your plans, and how to ultimately give yourself some grace when trying to accomplish your goals and […]

Influential Black Voices in Health and Wellness

Despite contributing to extraordinary breakthroughs and advancements in the medical field, influential black voices in health and wellness are often not regarded as highly as their white counterparts. It’s no secret many of us didn’t get the most inclusive education in history class (I mean, McGraw-Hill wasn’t exactly progressive). So, it’s our individual responsibility to […]

Kind Staff Picks: Anti-Racist & Anti-Stigma Recommendations

Learning (and un-learning) is an ongoing process and is essential to staying ~woke~ and aware of the world around you. Gone are the days of minority communities educating others of the barriers they face accessing healthcare or the hardships that are pervasive throughout society due to systemic racism and prejudice. We’ve reached a time where […]

Gay Men & Radical Self-Love

By Armando Sanchez of “Gay Men and Blog”  Everybody say radical self-love! You may be wondering, What is radical self-love? Why does it matter? And, How am I supposed to do it?  I’ll start with the why. Why does it matter that we, as gay men, radically love ourselves? I, for one, can think of […]

Feeling Empowered in Your Healthcare in 2021

It’s time for our new year glow up! Let’s take a page out of Princess Di’s book and treat 2020 like a bad breakup by flaunting the ultimate revenge…empowerment! While many of us took time to look inwards last year, seeking spiritual enlightenment, setting up personal boundaries for growth, and learning to make homemade sourdough […]

Be Kind for the Holidays

This holiday season, we invite you to spread some holiday cheer to our friends at our partner organizations! If you’re able to this year, please consider giving your time, talent, and/or financial support to these incredible organizations that provide essential services to our communities. Any contribution, big or small, will help bring a little more […]

Expanding Access to Affirming Care: A Note from Our Board Chair

Having served on the Texas Health Action Board of Directors since our first year of operation, I am consistently amazed by the commitment shared by our Kind Clinic providers and the passion displayed by the organization’s staff while serving the needs of our communities. This holiday season, I invite you to help us expand access […]

An LGBTQIA+ Guide to Surviving the Holidays

The vaccine’s rolling out as we (hopefully) round the COVID corner! We see the light! But first, we have to get through something that’s just as anxiety-inducing as a global pandemic to some…the holidays. We’re talking uncomfortable family gatherings, potential shaming, deadnaming, and your bitter uncle crying out “voter fraud” every chance he gets. Those […]

2020 Year in Review with our CEO, Christopher Hamilton

As 2020 draws to a close, I am reflecting on what your trust in us has allowed us to do this year. Your dedication to supporting culturally competent sexual wellness allowed us to open our first Kind Clinic in San Antonio and our third Kind Clinic in Austin. With your help, we can continue to respond […]