Resources for Families, Children and Youth

   
 

Children

Print
 

ABC A Family Alphabet Book
Bobbie Combs, illustrated by Desiree Keane and Brian Rappa, Two Lives Publishing, 2000

   

All Families Are Different
Sol Gordon, illustrated by Vivien Cohen, Prometheus Books, 2000

   

And Tango Makes Three
Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell, illustrated by Henry Cole, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2005

   

Beginnings: How Families Come to Be
Virginia Kroll, illustrated by Stacey Schuett, Albert Whitman & Company, 1994

   

Celebrating Families
Written and photographed by Rosmarie Hausherr, Scholastic Press, 1997

   

Daddy, Papa, and Me
Lesléa Newman, illustrated by Carol Thompson, Tricycle Press, 2009

   

Daddy's Roommate
Written and illustrated by Michael Willhoite, Alyson Publications, 1990

   

Everywhere Babies
Susan Meyers, illustrated by Marla Frazee, Harcourt, Inc., 2001

   

The Family Book
Written and illustrated by Todd Parr, Little, Brown and Company, 2003

   

Heather Has Two Mommies
Lesléa Newman, illustrated by Diana Souza, Alyson Publications, 1989, 2000

   

How My Family Came to Be: Daddy, Papa and Me
Andrew R. Aldrich, illustrated by Mike Motz, New Family Press, 2003

   

King & King
Written and illustrated by Linda de Haan and Stern Nijland, Tricycle Press, 2000

   

King & King & Family
Written and illustrated by Linda de Haan and Stern Nijland, Tricycle Press, 2004

   

Mommy, Mama, and Me
Lesléa Newman, illustrated by Carol Thompson, Tricycle Press, 2009

   

One Hundred Is a Family
Pam Muñoz Ryan, illustrated by Benrei Huang, Hyperion Books for Children, 1994

   

One Dad, Two Dads, Brown Dad, Blue Dads
Johnny Valentine, illustrated by Melody Sarecky, Alyson Publications, 1994

   

My Two Uncles
Written and illustrated by Judith Vigna, Albert Whitman & Company, 1995

   

A Tale of Two Daddies
Vanita Oelschlager, illustrations by Kristin Blackwood and Mike Blanc, VanitaBooks, LLC, 2010

   

When Grown-ups Fall in Love
Barbara Lynn Edmonds, illustrated by Matthew Daniele, Hundredth Munchy Publications, 1997, 2000

   

Who's in a Family?
Robert Skutch, illustrated by Laura Nienhaus, Tricycle Press, 1995

 


Youth
 

Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network
Working to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression  On the web

   

GLBTQ Student Resource Guide
The Harriet Hancock Community Center and South Carolina Pride Movement  On the web

   

I'm Here. I'm Queer. What the Hell Do I Read?
Gay Teen Books, Culture, Politics, GSA Info... and More!  On the web

   

It Gets Better Project
Where young people who are lesbian, gay, bi, or trans can see how love and happiness can be a reality in their future  On the web

   

The Trevor Project  ●  The Trevor Lifeline 866-488-7386
Providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth  On the web

   

Youth Outloud
Creating a safe and confidential environment for GLBTQ youth between the ages of 15-19 years old in the Midlands area  On the web

 


Families
 

AARP's Online Home for the LGBT Community
Spotlighting articles on news, personal finance, relationships, travel and other topics of concern to older gay Americans and their family and friends  On the web

   

Family Equality Council
Advancing full social and legal equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender families and their children  On the web

   

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)
Celebrating diversity and envisioning a society that embraces everyone, including those of diverse sexual orientations and gender identities  On the web