Thursday, November 6, 1:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m.
Prince George’s Community College in the Largo Student Center
301 Largo Rd, Kettering, MD 20774
This conference will bring together youth serving professionals to:
Understand the needs of LGBTQ youth and youth professional’s role in supporting and providing service to these youth;
Network with other youth serving professionals to develop action plans to improve outcomes for LGBTQ youth;
PFLAG National—the nation’s largest organization for parents, families, friends and allies united with people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT)— released the following statement from Executive Director Jody M. Huckaby on the issue of religious exemptions and the law
National Coming Out Day is observed on October 11 by members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities and their allies. It is highly encouraged for participants in this movement to wear identifying symbols, such as the pink triangle, the Greek letter lambda, and rainbows, in jewelry and on their clothing, to demonstrate their presence in all walks of life, all ages and all ethnic groups.
Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington
4444 Arlington Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22204
For many in the LGBT community, coming out to friends or family is an intimidating, and sometimes frightening moment. For those in the Latino community the struggle is often compounded at the intersection of religion, cultural identity and family.
Teen Talk is a monthly discussion group for teens run by trained PPM teen Peer Educators. It’s fun, informal and there’s free pizza! These programs cover a wide range of topics, from birth control to healthy relationships. Upcoming Teen Talks and Topics: October 17th: Sexual Orientation November 21st: Drugs, Alcohol, and Sexual Situations.