Having a good LGBT support system as a young queer adult can be incredibly beneficial for mental health and overall wellbeing. It can provide a sense of belonging, validation, and acceptance that may be lacking in other areas of life. Support systems can come in many forms, such as supportive friends or participation in LGBT-affirming […]


Not being accepted by family as an LGBT person can be an incredibly painful and difficult experience. It can cause feelings of isolation, rejection, and shame, and may lead to strained relationships or even estrangement from family members. The experience of being rejected by those who are supposed to love and support you unconditionally can […]