Nat’l Alliance to End Homelessness: Incidence and Vulnerability of LGBTQ Homeless Youth

Severe family conflict, abuse, neglect, and abandonment all contribute to family displacement and homelessness for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) youth in America.  This issue brief offers an overview of research indicating that each year hundreds of thousands of LGBTQ youth will experience homelessness.