Advocates for Youth (AFY)
Advocates for Youth champions efforts that help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health. Some information in English, Amharic, Chinese, French, Spanish, and Vietnamese.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Information on how parents can promote positive health outcomes for their LGB teen. [PDF – 254 KB]
Different Drummer Family Group – Broward and Miami
A monthly group for families with transgender, gender variant, and gender non-conforming young children between 3-11 years old. This unique group gives families the opportunity to connect with other families like theirs. This is a closed group.
Contact Maria Mejia, 954.764.5150 x 157
Family Acceptance Project
The Family Acceptance Project is a research, intervention, education, and policy initiative that works to prevent health and mental health risks for LGBT children and youth. Some family education information in English, Spanish, and Chinese.
Gender Spectrum’s mission is to create a gender-inclusive world for all children and youth. View their comprehensive collection of research, resources, and stories to help any parent, family member, or guardian learn more about gender diversity. Some information in English, Spanish, and Chinese.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and its member pediatricians dedicate their efforts and resources to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. Resources in English and Spanish. Information in English and Spanish.
National Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
PTA’s mission is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.