Publications/Publicaciones

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Our-Daughters-and-Sons

Our Daughters and Sons: Questions and Answers for Parents of Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual People. One of our most popular publications, this is a “must read” for parents who are forming new and honest relationships with a loved one who has come out to them. This booklet answers several commonly-asked questions about having a gay child. It includes a list of related resources. 

 

Be-YourselfBe Yourself: Questions and Answers for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Youth. Today’s youth face more social pressures than ever, especially since young people are coming out at increasingly younger ages. This publication offers a supportive approach to common questions asked by teens who may be questioning their sexual orientation. It also provides hotline numbers for teens and a list of resources. PDF

 

Faith-in-our-Families

Faith in Our Families: Parents, Families and Friends Talk About Religion and Homosexuality. Discovering that a loved one is gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender can pose new questions about your faith and may prompt you to re-evaluate beliefs that you previously took for granted. By using personal experiences, this publication provides examples for reconciling your faith with the knowledge that a loved one is gay. includes an updated list of gay and lesbian religious and spiritual groups to watch out for.

 

Our Trans Loved Ones_imageOur Trans Loved Ones. Our Trans Loved Ones is a brand-new, updated resource. Written by PFLAG staff members, and created with the help of content experts, reviewers, and PFLAGers with experience to share, it is full of information, first-person stories, and expert input geared to those who have a loved one who has come out as trans or gender expansive.

 

 

ally_LRGGuide to Being a Trans Ally. This guide will help you learn more about  what transgender means, develop competency around talking about the issue, become better informed about the challenges that many trans people face, and know specific ways that you can be a strong trans ally. – See more at: http://community.pflag.org/publications#sthash.xb70wg6s.dpuf

 

 

En español

setumismoSe tú Mismo: Preguntas y Respuestas Sobre la Juventud Gay, Lesbiana, Bisexual, y Transgénero. La juventud de hoy enfrenta más presión social que nunca, especialmente ya que gente joven está “saliendo del closet” cada vez más a más temprana edad.  Esta publicación ofrece un enfoque de apoyo para responder las preguntas más comunes para los jóvenes que pueden estar interrogando su orientación sexual. También provee números telefónicos de líneas de apoyo para jóvenes y una lista de recursos.

 

nuestrashijas

Nuestras Hijas y Nuestros Hijos. Una de nuestras publicaciones más populares, es una lectura que “deben leer” orientada para los padres quienes están formando nuevas relaciones honestas con su ser amado quien ha “salido del closet.” Este folleto responde muchas preguntas comunes sobre tener un hijo/a GLBT. También incluye una lista de recursos relacionados.

 

 

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