For Families

Research, intervention, education and policy initiative that works to prevent health and mental health risks for LGBT children and youth.

"Coming out" is a lifelong journey of understanding, acknowledging and sharing one's gener identity and/or sexual orientation with others. Tips for Parents and families.

Information for parents on how youth experience sexual attraction and orientation, as well as how you as a parent or guardian may feel about and deal with youth on this topic.

Parents, Families, Friends and Allies of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG). Find information about PFLAG's confidential peer support and education in communities.

National organizations listed below provide information about and/or advocate for the rights, safety, and health of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth, other sexual- and gender-minority youth, and their allies.