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LA LGBT Center secures a decade's worth of rental assistance for 22 youth

LA LGBT Center secures a decade's worth of rental assistance for 22 youth

In what Los Angeles LGBT Center Director of Youth Services Lisa Phillips describes as “a once in a lifetime opportunity,” 22 youth members experiencing homelessness have been selected to receive 10 years of rental housing assistance from the federal government.

LGBTQ website to provide eye tests and glasses for homeless gay youth

Designed to catch the fashion forward LGBTQI crowd, 33 year veteran optic expert, Patrick Fasano, merged boutique quality, great prices and an interactive experience with the emerging trend to serve and give back to community.

Growing up gay in 21st century: Adults, not peers, pose biggest problems

For 20 years, Chiasson, a coordinator for the Los Angeles Unified School District’s Office Human Relations, Diversity and Equity, has asked students, “Hey, how do you feel about gay people?” And over those years, the answers have changed dramatically.

New York Times to host town hall meeting on LGBT youth

HRC Foundation is proud to team up with The New York Times GLBT & Allies Network, alongside GLSEN, The Trevor Project and the True Colors Fund to host “State of Out Youth: A Town Hall.”

GLSEN: LGBT youth face harassment, discrimination in school athletics

LGBT students can greatly benefit from participation in school-based athletics, but many of these students experience harassment, assault and discrimination that negatively impact their participation in middle and high school physical education and sports teams, GLSEN finds.