Welcoming Schools is an LGBT-inclusive approach to addressing family diversity, gender stereotyping and bullying in K-5 schools.
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.
HRC’s report, Growing Up LGBT in America, is a groundbreaking survey of more than 10,000 LGBT-identified youth ages 13-17.
The Trevor Project is the leading organization providing crisis intervention & suicide prevention services to LGBTQ youth & their families.
HRC is committed to providing the kinds of resources children, families and other youth-serving professionals need to support one another.
Schools In Transition: A Guide for Supporting Transgender Students in K-12 Schools, is written for adults who work with youth.
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On Our Own: A Survival Guide for Independent LGBTQ Youth
This guide is designed to help LGBTQ youth who aren't able to rely on their parents or guardians for financial support.Read more
I Am Jazz: Community Readings
A resource from Welcoming Schools, a project of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.Read more
Ask the Expert – Transitioning in School
HRC sits down with Welcoming Schools Director Johanna Eager to discuss transitioning in schools.Read more
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