Topics :: GLBT homeless

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Youth Film Highlights Homelessness

MOVIES | By Lainey Millen | Aug 21
Sherry Kelley, a film producer from California, had the opportunity to speak to the television and video production class at Methodist University about her documentary project, "A Place Called Home."

Homeless Shelters Struggle with Loss of Federal Funding

FINANCE | By Cathy Bussewitz | Jun 9
David Willett lived in a tent and struggled with drug addiction before coming to Gregory House, a Honolulu shelter that has provided temporary housing for people with HIV and AIDS for more than a decade.

Homelessness and HIV/AIDS

AIDS | By Jeff Taylor | Jan 23
Homelessness and HIV/AIDS are two of the biggest issues facing the LGBT community. When the two exist in tandem, the challenges that each condition presents become exasperated.

Despite Housing Needs, Many LGBTQ Youth Hopeful at Holiday

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Dec 27
Despite the challenges they face, many LGBTQ youth in San Francisco who've struggled with housing are hopeful this holiday season.

Short Film 'Not A Sin' Turns the Lens to LGBT Homeless Youth

MOVIES | Sep 23
Faith in America will release a short film this week entitled "Not a Sin," in anticipation of this month's Papal visit to the U.S. and the upcoming Presidential primaries.

High Percentage of GLBT Homeless Persists

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 26
San Francisco officials have released a report showing that 29 percent of the city's homeless population identify as LGBT -- the same figure that was reported in 2013, the last time such numbers were released locally.

Miley Cyrus Steps Up for LGBT Homeless

NATIONAL | By Christiana Lilly | Jun 12
Recently, the songstress announced that she has launched the Happy Hippie Foundation (HappyHippies.org), a nonprofit working with homeless teens, LGBT youth, and other at-risk populations.

HUD Partners With True Colors to Prevent LGBTQ Youth Homelessness

FAMILY | By EDGE | Mar 5
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the True Colors Fund are excited to announce the beginning stages of implementation of the LGBTQ Youth Homelessness Prevention Initiative.

Coalition Plans to Reduce LGBT Youth Homelessness

NATIONAL | Sep 30
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.

Ga. Teen Disowned for Being Gay Helps Launch LGBT Youth Shelter

FAMILY | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 9
A Georgia teen who was thrown out by his family in a harrowing five-minute video documented on YouTube ended up with $100,000 in crowdsourced donations, which he has used to help open a new shelter for homeless LGBT youth.

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