LGBT Youth Homelessness

September 25, 2015

VIDEO: "Not a Sin" introduces the stories of homeless LGBT youth of faith

"Not a Sin" is a short film that brings awareness to the violence against LGBT youth from religous teachings that lack acceptance.

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November 7, 2014

Tonight through Sunday in Atlanta: Vigil for LGBT youth without homes

Tonight Rick Westbrook, the Executive Director of Lost-n-Found Youth, will join the homeless in surviving on the street with no cash or credit cards in order to raise awareness about LGBT youth in Atlanta who are living without homes.

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Daniel Pierce, gay man disowned by family, joins board of homeless LGBT youth organization

Daniel Ashley Pierce, a 20-year-old gay man and subject of a viral video showing the violent reaction of his family members after he came out to them, has been named to the Board of Directors of Lost-n-Found Youth in Atlanta.

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KCRW and Rolling Stone focus on rising LGBT youth homelessness

KCRW's radio talk show, To The Point, recently featured a conversation about the epidemic of homelessness facing LGBT youth in the United States, despite apparent growing acceptance for LGBT people in general. The episode was based off an article in this month's issue of Rolling Stone Magazine on the same topic.

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This video should make every Christian cringe. What do we do about it?

A video making its way through the internet depicts one of the worst coming out experiences one can have. We hear a mother start with "I love you," and move quickly to kicking her son out of her home, to attacking and beating him.

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From urban to rural, a call for increased support for LGBT youth across the US

Organizations across the country have sounded a call for a boost in support for LGBT youth, many of whom experience discrimination and homelessness.

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NBC News article raises public awareness of LGBT youth homelessness crisis

An article published yesterday by NBC News titled "Left Behind: LGBT Homeless Youth Struggle to Survive on the Streets" details the experiences of homeless LGBT youth in New York City.

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Chicago summit on LGBT youth homelessness calls for action

A recently released report shows the severity of LGBT youth homelessness in Chicago and strategizes about what can be done about it.

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Documentary film to explore the crisis of LGBT youth homelessness

Road to Home, a documentary exploring the crisis of youth homelessness in New York City, is currently in production.

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