Downloadable PFLAG Publications
PFLAG-PC is proud to be able to offer downloadable versions of PFLAG's top publications. You will need Adobe Reader, available for download here. All of these publications were updated in 2011 and will continue to be updated as new editions are released. If you would like any of these publications in print or in Spanish, for yourself or for family and friends, just let us know at the next meeting or via the Contact Us page and we would be happy to order them for you at no cost.
Our Daughters and Sons: Questions and Answers for Parents of Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual People.
One of our most popular publications, this is a "must read" for parents who are forming new and honest relationships with a loved one who has come out to them. This booklet answers several commonly-asked questions about having a gay child. It includes a list of related resources.
Be Yourself: Questions and Answers for Today's Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgener Youth
Today's youth face more social pressures than ever, especially since young people are coming out at increasingly younger ages. This publication offers a supportive approach to common questions asked by teens who may be questioning their sexual orientation. It also provides hotline numbers for teens and a list of resources.
Faith in our Families: Parents, Families, and Friends talk about Religion and Homosexuality
Discovering that a loved one is gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender can pose new questions about your faith and may prompt you to re-evaluate beliefs that you previously took for granted. By using personal experiences, this publication provides examples for reconciling your faith with the knowledge that a loved one is gay. Includes an updated list of gay and lesbian religious and spiritual groups to watch out for.
Welcoming our Trans Family and Friends
Welcoming Our Trans Family and Friends is a resource for parents and friends of transgender and gender non-conforming adults and youth. This guide will help answer some of your questions and concerns. This publication provides information, resources and strategies on creating a safe space for transgender and gender non-conforming family and friends, as well as addressing your own feelings
Opening the Straight Spouse's Closet
Finding out a spouse is gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender can be difficult. Questions about sexual orientation, fidelity, self-esteem and fear often go unanswered. This recently updated and expanded publication provides insight into issues facing spouses, including coping stages, identity crises, concerns about children and support avenues