Commission on homeless youth formed


New York City Mayor Bloomberg recognizes LGBT youth problem

Speaking at the annual benefit for the Ali Forney Center on Oct. 5, Mayor Bloomberg announced the formation of a 25member commission that will specifically address the needs of homeless and at-risk LGBT youth in New York. Estimates of the number of homeless queer youth in the city have ranged as high as 8,000.  
Antoine Craigwell of GBM (Gay Black Men’s) News Service reports in full at this link: