Drug & Alcohol Addiction in the LGBTQ Community

Substance abuse in the LGBTQ community remains a significant problem, being more prevalent than most any other demographic. Issues with family acceptance, discrimination in housing and education, and lack of resources can lead an individual to seek solace through alcohol and drugs. Some statistics related to this issue are: 25 percent of people identified as [...]

By |September 11th, 2017|Education Center|Comments Off on Drug & Alcohol Addiction in the LGBTQ Community


June was a month of celebrations across the nation, and the world in honor of LGBTQ Pride.  While so much work remains to be done, we should always be thankful and celebrate the great strides made in furthering equality.  PFLAG Jersey Shore was well represented at the parade in Asbury Park, with record crowds cheering [...]

By |July 5th, 2017|Community|Comments Off on PFLAG Shows its PRIDE