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Online resources to help LGBTQ youth find support

Two organizations are working to counter discrimination and meet the needs of young queer people, regardless of their location and… read more… Online resources to help LGBTQ youth find support

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LGBTQ+ youth contemplate suicide at nearly three times the rate of straight youth

Suicide remains a major concern, especially within the LGBTQ community. A 2019 study found young LGBTQ people are five times more… read more… LGBTQ+ youth contemplate suicide at nearly three times the rate of straight youth

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Parents of LGBT kids react to powerful new film Joe Bell

Following the release of Mark Wahlbergโ€™s newest film Joe Bell, the actor has shared some of the messages he has received… read more… Parents of LGBT kids react to powerful new film Joe Bell

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Rise in U.S. teens identifying as LGBT

Between 2015 and 2019, the percentage of 15- to 17-year-olds who said they identified as “non-heterosexual” rose from 8.3% to… read more… Rise in U.S. teens identifying as LGBT

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Joint Statement by The Trevor Project and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

The nation’s largest suicide prevention organization, theย American Foundation for Suicide Prevention,ย and the largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for… read more… Joint Statement by The Trevor Project and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

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Quarantine with parents can strain mental health of LGBTQ youth

Before the pandemic began, LGBTQ people โ€œhad issues associated with their mental and emotional health in a greater proportion than… read more… Quarantine with parents can strain mental health of LGBTQ youth