Preventing Substance Use Among LGBTQ Teens

Public health research finds that, due to lack of support as teens, LGBTQ youth are far more likely than their peers to use drugs and alcohol, including heroin and cocaine. Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has joined Partnership For Drug-Free Kids to call for support from parents, caregivers, educators, and youth-serving professionals in the lives of LGBTQ teens.
Author: 
Human Rights Campaign and Partnership for Drug-Free Youth
Date Published: 
2015