News

8/8/2012 10:21am
Caitlin Ryan and her colleagues at SF State's Family Acceptance Project (FAP) have spent more than a decade conducting groundbreaking research on how family support -- or the lack thereof -- can affect gay and transgender youth.
7/19/2012 8:07am
Though LGBT youth might often feel voiceless in society, gay youth are speaking out through art in a group exhibition, “Crawl Space: The Attic Experience,” at the William Way LGBT Community Center, through Aug. 24.
6/26/2012 9:01am
Cyndi Lauper today launched the Forty to None Project, a national program to educate the public and support homeless LGBT youth.
6/21/2012 8:08am
A teen-led committee of a local grantmaking agency awarded $10,000 each last week to two LGBT-focused agencies.
6/7/2012 8:52am
A new report HRC released today is showing tremendous disparities between straight teenagers and LGBT-identified youth.
6/5/2012 8:49am
San Francisco –A report released today by Gay-Straight Alliance Network and the California Safe Schools Coalition (CSSC) provides new insight into the impact on individual students and school climate as a whole when different class lessons include...
5/10/2012 8:09am
The Attic Youth Center was recognized this week for its efforts to provide mental-health services to LGBT young people.
4/12/2012 9:51am
Recently, a film seeking to highlight the issue of bullying in schools opened in Philadelphia.
1/5/2012 7:11am
As executive director of The Attic Youth Center, Carrie Jacobs has spearheaded efforts to make Philadelphia a safer and more welcoming environment for LGBT youth.
12/19/2011 7:12am
LGBT youth of color may have to contend with different factors when dealing with their sexuality and coming out, say Jason Cianciotto and Sean Cahill in the book "LGBT Youth in America's Schools." In this excerpt, they explore why and how.

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