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LGBTQ+ Folks,
Families, and Friends
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COMMUNITY SUPPORT RESOURCES

If you need 1-on-1 support

If you can’t attend one of our online meetings, ask to chat with one of our chapter volunteers (24-48 hour response time):

email: info@pflagpdx.org

Helpline: 503-232-7676

If you feel hopeless, alone or have thoughts of suicide

Contact:

Portland Community Mental Health Services: (503) 988-4888 or 911

TrevorLifeline (24 hrs a day, every day): 866-488-7386; text 678-678; chat TheTrevorProject.org/Help

Or visit pflag.org/hotlines for an up-to-date list of emergency hotline numbers, available nationwide.

If you’re an LGBTQ+ youth looking for social interaction

Connect with other youth on TrevorSpace, The Trevor Project’s safe space social networking site for LGBTQ youth.

Or join Q Chat Space to chat with like-minded peers ages 13 to 19 in live chats designed for you & by you, facilitated by folks who care. Find and give support, have fun, connect around shared interests and get good information. Q Chat is a collaboration of PFLAG, Planned Parenthood and CenterLink.

SAGE Lifetime Achievement Award 2021 goes to…
07/14/2021
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Our very own Reid Vanderburgh! SAGE Metro Portland honored Reid at a virtual reception on June 25, recognizing his contributions to queer community over his 40+ years living in Portland. Reid had this to say in his acceptance speech: “When…
Our own queer hero!
06/28/2021
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Congratulations to Patt Bekken, our chapter president, for being selected as a GLAPN 2021 Queer Hero! GLAPN (Gay and  Lesbian Archives of the Pacific Northwest ) honors a Queer Hero for every day of the month of June. Nominations come…
Senators Markey, Shaheen, and Merkley reintroduce GLOBE Act
06/13/2021
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On June 9th, Senators Markey, Shaheen, and Merkley, as well as Representative Titus on the House side, reintroduced the Greater Leadership Overseas for the Benefit of Equality (GLOBE) Act, legislation that promotes a comprehensive and inclusive U.S. foreign policy for…
Having ‘The Talk’ with a trans or non-binary adolescent
06/07/2021
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Sooner or later, every parent needs to have “the talk” with their children, as they cross that threshold from childhood to adolescence, the bridge to adulthood. Dating. Sex. Boundaries. Some parents may wonder, “How is ‘the talk’ different if my…
Addressing the hate by expanding the love
06/07/2021
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I was honored to attend the Community Call to Confront Hate hosted by The Jewish Federation of Greater Portland as a PFLAG Board member. It was thought-provoking, inclusive, inspirational and a call to action. We who are blessed to attend PFLAG…
FX’s ‘Pride’ docuseries chronicles 6 decades of LGBTQ activism
06/07/2021
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Directed by seven renowned queer filmmakers, “Pride” is a six-episode limited series that shines a spotlight on some of the most celebrated LGBTQ milestones and trailblazers, along with lesser-known pivotal moments and activists going back to the 1950s.“Pride” explores some…
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