Young Adult

Your resource for news and information which features or directly impacts young adults; Frequent topics include K-12 schools and higher education, young adult media, young adult advocates, coming out, family and community acceptance, youth homelessness, and student advocacy including Gay Straight Alliances and safe schools initiatives.

All Access: Taking in homeless LGBT youth for a living

GLAAD's video series, GLAAD: All Access, features interviews with newsmakers, hit-makers, and people making a difference. This week, Rick Westbrook, co-founder and executive director of Lost-n-Found Youth, sat down with GLAAD to talk about taking in homeless LGBT youth for a living.

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World AIDS Day 2014 -- Read the President's Proclamation

The Presidential Proclamation -- World AIDS Day 2014 provides a brief overview of what the Administration has done nationally and internationally to fight the disease.

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GLAAD @ Work: Trans Awareness Week, Ty Herndon comes out, Matthew Shepard's parents head to Russia, and more

Wonder what we're up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Newsroom each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment and online media.

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VIDEO: "We don't know what to expect." Matthew Shepard's parents take film to Russia

In 1998, Matthew Shepard was brutally murdered. The film, Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine, tells his story. Matthew's parents sat down with GLAAD before screening the film in Russia.

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November 21, 2014

Assault survivors reclaim their stories with It's On Us and GLAAD

Through GLAAD and It's On Us, LGBT survivors of sexual assault and intimate partner violence tell their stories in a moving photo series. Trigger Warning: Themes of sexual assault and intimate partner violence.

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All Access: Yenny, a Latina immigrant in the LGBT community, talks immigration reform

GLAAD's video series, GLAAD: All Access, features interviews with newsmakers, hit-makers, and people making a difference. This week, Yenny, a Latina immigrant in the LGBT community, sat down with GLAAD to talk about immigration reform and how it affects her family.

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VIDEO: Trans women talk about their experiences in honor of Trans Day of Remembrance

GLAAD interviewed three trans women about their experiences and what Trans Day of Remembrance means to them.

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Frameline to share documentary Vito with schools across the country

Frameline's LGBT education program Youth in Motion has announced it will include the documentary Vito in its latest curricula release.

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