Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario

Rainbow Nursing Interest Group (RNIG)

Rainbow Nursing Interest Group (RNIG)

Cost of interest group: $20; free for new grads, retired, and undergraduate nursing students

RNIG values evidence-informed, inclusive, reflective, respectful, safe and supportive care and environments for people of all sexual orientations and gender identities and expressions. RNIG’s goals are to challenge invisibility and silencing faced by LGBTT2SIQQAA people, to facilitate evidence-informed nursing care that reflects the needs of LGBTT2SIQQAA clients, and to advocate for LGBTT2SIQQAA clients and provide resources, support and knowledge for registered nurses, their communities, and each other. RNIG envisions every space a positive space.

Mission:

  • To foster and advocate for nursing practice and environments that support people of all sexual orientations and gender identities and expressions.

Goals:

  • Challenging invisibility and silencing faced by LGBTT2SIQQAA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Transgender, Two-Spirit, Intersex, Queer, Questioning, Asexual and Ally) people.
  • Facilitate evidence-informed nursing care that reflects the needs of LGBTT2SIQQAA clients
  • To advocate for LGBTT2SIQQA clients and provide resources, support and knowledge for registered nurses, their communities, and each other.

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RNIG Co-Chairs:

Ruth Trinier rtrinier@RNAO.ca
Johnathon Martin marti112@uwindsor.ca

RNIG Executive Team
Elena Loreno - Financial
Judy MacDonnell & Roya Vijeh - Policy and Political Action
Sarah Quinto & Kate Chiang - Communication
Sarah Quinto - Student Liasion
Linda Holm - Membership

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RNIG Newsletter January 2017711.4 Ko
RNIG update January 2014420.71 Ko