Topics :: LGBT Youth

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Report Finds Florida Schools Unsafe for LGBT Students

By Christiana Lilly | Friday Dec 5, 2014
A national organization found that LGBT students are not safe in most schools in the state of Florida and they did not have access to necessary resources.

DC Council Bans Conversion Therapy for LGBT Youth

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Dec 3, 2014
On Tuesday, December 2, the District of Columbia Council unanimously approved a bill that will protect lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth from the dangerous and discredited practice of conversion therapy.

Big Stars Share Their Talent at Ally Coalition Gay Youth Fundraiser

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Dec 2, 2014
Bleachers, Lena Dunham, Janeane Garofalo, Andrew McMahon and Ingrid Michaelson are among the music and comedy stars confirmed to perform in support of LGBTQ youth at The Ally Coalition's Talent Show on December 2 at New World Stages in New York City.

Gaga Tweets Scene-Stealing, Dancing Teen

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Oct 18, 2014
Lady Gaga made one little monster deliriously happy last weekend when she congratulated him on Twitter for photobombing a local television news report about the opening of a new shopping center with the choreography from her hit song, "Applause."

GMHC 'Your Realness' Initiative Targets LGBT Youth of Color

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Oct 9, 2014
Late last month, Gay Men's Health Crisis launched a new media initiative titled, Your Realness, which will broaden outreach to LGBT youth of color.

Coalition Plans to Reduce LGBT Youth Homelessness

Tuesday Sep 30, 2014
A plan for reducing homelessness among gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth will be submitted for federal approval this week by a coalition of Cincinnati groups.

MTV to Air Documentary About Transgender Youths

Thursday Sep 18, 2014
Laverne Cox will host a documentary on MTV and Logo next month that profiles seven young transgenders.

Ruth Ellis Center Holds "Voices" to Benefit LGBT Youth

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Sep 5, 2014
On Sept. 12, Detroit's Ruth Ellis Center will raise funds to keep LGBT kids safe at their annual fundraising event "Voices."

Dr. Caitlin Ryan Takes Home NALGAP's Founders Award

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Aug 19, 2014
On August 24, The Association of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Addiction Professionals and Their Allies (NALGAP) will present the 2014 Finnegan-McNally NALGAP Founder's Award to Dr. Caitlin Ryan.

Broadway Sleeps Under the Stars to Raise Funds for Covenant House

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
On Sunday, August 17, The Covenant House will hold the Second Annual Sleep Out: Broadway Edition, where Members of the Broadway community will sleep on the streets to raise much-needed funds for homeless youth.

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