Between October 25th and 27th, approximately 500 PFLAG leaders, members and supporters from across the country will come together in Kansas City, Missouri for PFLAG's bi-annual national convention.
On June 14th the current administration published a proposed rule to roll back existing non-discrimination protections now included in the Health Care Rights Law of the Affordable Care Act. The proposed rule by HHS seeks to revoke existing protections for LGBTQ+ people and other communities currently protected by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services regulations.
In early 2020 Pride Link will launch their Host Home Program. The program will help find homeless LGBTQ+ youth between the ages of 18 and 24 temporary host homes.
By completing the 2019 National School Climate Survey you can help GLSEN inform education policymakers and the public about what's really going on in our nation's schools.
Piedmont Care is holding another day of extended hours in recognition of National HIV Testing Day on June 27th. Thursday, June 27, 2019 Piedmont Care – 101 North Pine Street, [...]
Uplift Outreach Center Open House Scheduled for August 1st UPLIFT OUTREACH CENTER -- June 18, 2019 Spartanburg SC In May, PFLAG Spartanburg announced the establishment of the Uplift Outreach Center [...]
UPLIFT OUTREACH CENTER -- May 6, 2019 Spartanburg SC On Saturday, May 4th, a fundraiser was held at 1881 Event Hall in Spartanburg, SC to benefit the newly announced Uplift [...]
South Carolina's "no promo homo" provision reads, sex education “may not include a discussion of alternate sexual lifestyles from heterosexual relationships including, but not limited to, homosexual relationships except in the context of instruction concerning sexually transmitted diseases.” S.C. Stat. § 59-32-30(5).
The next Bodies of Knowledge Symposium is planned to take place on April 9th, 2020 with a possible second day on April 10th. The 2020 event will focus on the politics, culture, and health issues surrounding the transgender community.
PFLAG Spatanburg is working with Tugg to bring the award winning film, "At the End of the Day," to Spartanburg. This film tactfully examines the conflict between the LGBTQ community and religious communities.