GLBT

LGBT Youth Foster Parent Information Session – January 28, Columbia, MD

Wednesday, January 28, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD 21045
Hour-long panel, followed by Q&A

Equality Maryland is partnering with Hearts & Homes and PFLAG Howard County to host an Information Session for potential foster parents, specifically in consideration of the needs of LGBT foster youth.

Discussion on LGBTQ Youth and Mental Health – February 10, Columbia, MD

Tuesday, February 10
PFLAG Meeting
Owen Brown Interfaith Center
7246 Cradlerock Way
Columbia, MD
Razia Kosi, is a mental health professional, the co-founder of Counselors Helping (South) Asians/Indians, Inc. (CHAI) and the Cultural Proficiency Specialist with the Howard County Public School System. Her daughter Maya, a high school senior, recently penned a moving essay entitled “I Was Born Pansexual. The Diagnosis Came Later.” about her journey and the lack of support LGBTQ youth face from our society.

PFLAG Professionals & Family Gender Conference-November 14, 15

PFLAG Professionals & Family Gender Conference
November 14th and 15th
Baltimore, MD
The event is an amazing opportunity for parents, caregivers, teens, children, and the professionals that support them to come together to discuss the concepts of gender identity and expression.

Professional’s Day: Workshops, discussions & networking for medical, mental health, legal, and education professionals.

Family Day: Workshops for parents and caregivers. Special teen program. Kids and tween camps.