Find a wealth of resources for supporting LGBTQ youth at home, in school and in the community.

Being supported at home, in school and in the community is important for all children and youth – especially lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning/queer (LGBTQ) youth. From creating an inclusive learning environment for students – whether a student is in the process of transitioning or she has two moms – to understanding the challenges and resiliency of LGBTQ youth, HRC provides a wealth of resources for supporting LGBTQ youth.

LGBTQ Youth Report

HRC Foundation and the University of Connecticut released the largest-of-its-kind survey ever of more than 12,000 LGBTQ teenagers across the nation.

“I Am Jazz” Reading

Join HRC and host an “I Am Jazz” School and Community Reading and show our nation’s trans youth that they are seen, supported and loved.

Welcoming Schools

Welcoming Schools is an LGBTQ-inclusive approach to addressing family diversity, gender stereotyping and bullying in K-5 schools.

Time To THRIVE

Our annual Time To THRIVE Conference aims to promote the safety, inclusion and well-being for LGBTQ youth. K-12 educators, professional counselors, and other youth-serving professionals are highly encouraged to attend.

Talking with Kids About LGBTQ Issues

This resource provides the language and information needed to discuss LGBTQ people and issues in an age-appropriate way with children and youth.

Transgender Children & Youth

HRC is committed to providing the kinds of resources children, families and other youth-serving professionals need to support one another.

Schools In Transition

Schools In Transition: A Guide for Supporting Transgender Students in K-12 Schools, is written for adults who work with youth.

Resources for Youth-Serving Professionals

 

Resources

Latinx LGBTQ Youth Report

This resource presents data collected from Latinx youth, shedding light on their challenges and triumphs encountered while navigating multiple, intersecting identities.

LGBTQ Youth & Tobacco: A Dangerous Liaison Webinar

Join HRC’s webinar to gain comprehensive strategies for combatting tobacco consumption of LGBTQ youth.

Play to Win: Improving the Lives of LGBTQ Youth in Sports

HRC Foundation takes a special look into the state of LGBTQ inclusion in youth sports.