The Trevor Project Applauds Federal Court Ruling Dismissing Conversion Therapist’s Challenge to Maryland Law Protecting LGBTQ Youth

On Friday, September 20th, a federal district court in Maryland dismissed conversion therapist Christopher Doyle’s lawsuit challenging the The Free State’s recently-enacted law protecting LGBTQ […]


Fort Lauderdale Passes Human Rights Ordinance and Protects Minors from Conversion Therapy

This week the City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida became the 23rd municipality in the Sunshine State to protect young people from the dangers of conversion […]


Policies to Protect Youth: Suicide Prevention in New York State Schools

Schools play a critical role in suicide prevention and intervention efforts for youth in crisis. The Trevor Project volunteers and staff recently conducted a comprehensive […]


Four Leading National Organizations Launch Suicide Prevention Template Plan for Schools

NEW YORK (September 9, 2019) – Suicide prevention among young people is a growing concern across the country. According to the National Youth Risk Behavior […]


LA County First Jurisdiction to Pass Motion Requiring Medical Examiners to Systematically Collect Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity Data

On September 3, 2019, Los Angeles County became the first jurisdiction in the country to pass a motion that ensures medical examiners and coroners will […]


The Trevor Project Commends the FCC on its Report on the National Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2018

Today the FCC released its “Report on the National Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2018,” reporting on the National Suicide Hotline Improvement Act that Congress […]


The Trevor Project Applauds N.C. Governor Cooper for Executive Order Limiting Conversion Therapy

Raleigh, NC — Today Governor Roy Cooper issued an executive order directing the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services to prohibit any use […]


The Trevor Project, Family Equality, and PFLAG National File Supreme Court Brief in LGBTQ Employment Discrimination Cases

The organizations partnered to submit an Amicus Curiae Brief in cases that could take away federal protections for transgender and gay, lesbian and bisexual people. […]


Rep Lieu Introduces Federal Ban on LGBTQ Conversion Therapy

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) introduced the “Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act of 2019”, which bans LGBTQ conversion therapy. Conversion therapy, […]


The Trevor Project Applauds Utah Governor’s Directive to End Conversion Therapy

Today Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert issued a letter directing the state’s Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing to have the state Psychologist Licensing Board […]