A safe space for LGBTQI and straight ally youth

Welcome to WAF

We Are Family has been providing support, resources, and leadership development opportunities to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex, (LGBTQI) and straight ally youth since 1995.


Scholarship Announcement- Creating Change 2016

We Are Family is looking to send two outstanding young leaders to the Creating Change Conference in Chicago on January 20-24, 2016! There will be two adult chaperones on the trip. What is Creating Change? Creating Change is the one and only time each year that more than 3,000 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) [...]

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3-Part Series on Transgender Students

In September, Debi Chard did an amazing investigative report on the struggles that transgender students face in our public school system. The youth of We Are Family showed amazing courage in telling their stories. Watch the series here! 

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