Small Victory for Transgender Youth (and Adults)!

Katie Doyle General Blog, LGBTQ

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has published a “final rule” to ensure equal access for all persons in HUD-funded housing and shelter programs.  Before this ruling, shelters and housing providers could discriminate against people seeking shelter based on their gender identity. Since roughly 40% of homeless youth in the United States identify as LGBTQ, this is …