A Visual on LGBT Youth Homelessnesss

Posted on: August 20th, 2012

LGBT Homelessness Infographic1.7 million adolescents experience at least one episode of homelessness a year. 20-to-40 percent of that population identify as LGBT despite only 10% of the popoulation identifying as LGBT.

In partnership with the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, Human Rights Campaign and the University of Southern California’s School of Social Work, this  infographic was created to highlight some of the unique challenges that cause LGBT youth homelessness, in addition to other problems that affect the population.