Jun 04 2024


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Free Registration Required

Pride Amidst Hardship: LGBTQ+ Homelessness and the Road to Equality

Join us for an enlightening online webinar, “Pride Amidst Hardship: LGBTQ+ Homelessness and the Road to Equality,” as we delve into the critical issue of LGBTQ+ homelessness and the journey towards achieving equality for all individuals.

In this thought-provoking session, presented by the LGBTQ+ Work Group at Friendship Place, we’ll explore the unique challenges faced by LGBTQ+ individuals experiencing homelessness, including discrimination, lack of support networks, and societal stigmas. Our expert panelists will share insights, research findings, and real-life stories, shedding light on the complex intersections of gender identity, sexual orientation, and homelessness.

Throughout the webinar, we’ll examine the systemic barriers that contribute to LGBTQ+ homelessness and discuss actionable strategies to address these issues at local, national, and global levels. From policy advocacy to community empowerment initiatives, we’ll explore the diverse approaches to creating inclusive and supportive environments for LGBTQ+ individuals in need. Whether you’re a community organizer, policymaker, activist, or concerned citizen, this webinar offers an opportunity to deepen your understanding of LGBTQ+ homelessness and join the collective effort towards building a more equitable society.

Key Topics:
1. Understanding the intersectionality of LGBTQ+ identity and homelessness
2. Challenges faced by LGBTQ+ individuals in accessing housing and support services
3. Impact of discrimination and stigma on mental health and well-being
4. Promising practices and innovative solutions in LGBTQ+ homelessness prevention and intervention
5. Advocacy efforts and policy recommendations for advancing LGBTQ+ equality in housing and beyond

Date: Jun 4, 2024
Time: 12:00 PM
Platform: Zoom

Don’t miss this opportunity to engage in meaningful dialogue, gain valuable insights, and join the movement toward ensuring that every LGBTQ+ individual has a safe and affirming place to call home. Let’s stand together in pride and solidarity amidst hardship, as we work towards a future where everyone is embraced for who they are, without fear of homelessness or discrimination.