Tag Archives: LGBT Homelessness

Two North Philly Residents Hope to Build Safe House for LGBT Youth

Two North Philadelphia residents, Rusty Doll and Lisa Sipes, have been pouring resources into renovating a rowhouse for the use of homeless LGBT youth. Doll had originally purchased the home for his own use, but an encounter with a young, … Continue reading

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Holiday Fundraiser for Ali Forney Center

Instinct Magazine is reporting of an upcoming fundraiser for the Ali Forney Center in New York City. The Ali Forney center which provides housing and services for homeless Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender youth was flooded out during Superstorm Sandy: … Continue reading

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STUDY: 40 Percent Of Homeless Youth Are LGBT, Family Rejection Is Leading Cause

From THINKPROGRESS comes the the below on LGBT homelessness: This data demands that more be done to support these agencies, but important than treating the symptom is treating the problem itself. Family rejection is devastating the lives of young people … Continue reading

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