NY Lawmakers Introduce Student Suicide Prevention Act

New Mental Health Legislation To Prevent Teenage Suicide Would Provide School Staff And Students With Resources To Assist Students In Crisis And Prevent Suicide CDC: […]


South Dakota Lawmakers Propose Medical Care Ban Harmful to Transgender Youth

South Dakota legislators recently proposed HB 1057, a bill that would criminalize medical care for any transgender patient under the age of 18, even when […]


Progress in Virginia: Protecting Youth from Conversion Therapy

2020 legislative sessions have begun across the nation and Virginia is the first to take action on protecting LGBTQ youth from the dangerous and discredited […]


Conversion Therapy: What’s Happening in 2020?

Since 2012, 18 states and the District of Columbia have acted to protect LGBTQ youth from the dangerous and discredited practice of conversion therapy — […]


The Trevor Project Files Amicus Brief at the 4th Circuit Supporting Protections Against Conversion Therapy in Maryland

As 2019 comes to a close, The Trevor Project continues to advocate  for LGBTQ youth in America’s courts. Today we submitted an amicus brief at […]


Utah to become the 19th state to protect LGBTQ youth from the dangers of conversion therapy

Advocates from across Utah have fought tirelessly to end the dangerous practice of conversion therapy. Tonight, that work culminated in Governor Herbert’s announcement that the […]


The Trevor Project Files Amicus Brief Supporting Gavin Grimm, Transgender Student Rights

The Trevor Project filed an amicus brief today with the U.S. District Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in the case of Grimm v. Gloucester County […]


Momentum grows in Minnesota as Minneapolis acts to protect LGBTQ youth from conversion therapy.

Minneapolis has unanimously voted to pass (VERIFY) a new city ordinance protecting youth from conversion therapy, a dangerous and discredited practice claiming to change a […]


The Trevor Project Speaks Out for Trans Youth Against Harmful South Carolina Legislation

On November 20th, a South Carolina legislator introduced a bill called the Youth Gender Reassignment Prevention Act that would prohibit best practice medical care to […]


FCC Chairman Proposes “988” for NSPL & Recognizes LGBTQ Youth as High Risk Population for Suicide

Support specialized LGBTQ services on the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline » Washington, DC — This week FCC Chairman Ajit Pai held a press conference where […]