LGBTQ+ Family Connections Center

  • There are approximately 5,176,872 LGBTQ+ Youth in the United States ages 13-24.

LGBTQ+ Family Connections Center

  • 68% of LGBTQ+ Teens have experienced family rejection.

LGBTQ+ Family Connections Center

  • 1.6 Million Youth are homeless each year, 40% of them identify as LGBTQ+.

LGBTQ+ Family Connections Center

  • 1 in 4 LGBTQ+ Youth will be asked to leave their home when coming out.

LGBTQ+ Family Connections Center

  • There are currently no federal programs specifically designed to meet the needs of LGBTQ+ Homeless Youth.

LGBTQ+ Family Connections Center

  • Over 760k at-risk youth identified, yet only 44k were actually given a bed or services transitioning off of the streets.