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Department of Psychology; However, given that youth homelessness often leads to adult homelessness there is also a need to address similar issues in single adult, couples and family shelters. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Among SMY, two studies out of three suggest that lesbian and gay show higher prevalence of hard drug use in the previous year 15,16 , while others suggests that bisexual youth have a greater likelihood of marijuana use compared to other SMY 7, The consultations on questions with specialized populations also provided many useful insights into the issues being investigated. Beginning in , children living with two parents could be distinguished as living with either opposite-sex or same-sex parents in the census.
Most lesbian, gay, bisexual, LGB youth are happy and thrive during their adolescent years. Parents should have honest conversations with their teens about sex and how to avoid risky behaviors and unsafe situations. Quicklinks Learn about our work and find resources to support your local organizing. One focus is on protecting LGBT refugees, combating violent hate crime against LGBT people, and opposing bans on homosexuality and other discriminatory laws. The Canadian Human Rights Commission , which is responsible for monitoring the application of the Act, gives further information about human rights and sexual orientation.