Kids lgbtqi bracelets

Although the LGBTQIA+ community has made many gains in awareness and respect over the last decade, we’re mindful that LGBTQIA+ youth are still more likely to struggle with mental health concerns than their peers within all age groups.

The most important thing we can do for any child is offer love and support. That's doubly true when our children are LGBTQIA+ or questioning.

Here are some links from the Child Mind Institute with useful perspective and helpful suggestions for supporting LGBTQIA+ youth.

How to Support LGBTQ Children
LGBT Teens, Bullying and Suicide
Transgender Kids and Gender Dysphoria