NEA shall, using existing digital media, share with state and local affiliates a Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website (visit https://www.cdc.gov/lgbthealth/youth-resources.htm) that lists resources, government agencies, and community organizations for the LGBTQ+ youth, their friends, educators, parents, and family members to support positive environments.

Rationale/Background

LGBTQ+ youth can experience negative health and life outcomes. It is important that at-risk LGBTQ+ youth have access to resources and support to deal with the questions and challenges they may face as they mature.

Contact

Charles Shannon - CA

Cost Implications

This item cannot be accomplished with current staff and resources under the published 2018-2020 Strategic Plan and Budget. It would cost an additional $1,000.