Somos Familia supports Latino families with children who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer (LGBTQ*) and conducts education to create family and community acceptance. The group was started by two mothers to support other families with similar experiences.
* LGBTQ refers to people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Queer. Transgender refers to people who have a gender identity that is different than the sex they were assigned to at birth or who do not conform to the gender roles that are traditional in society. Many people have embraced the term Queer as a positive identity for living outside society’s norms related to sexual orientation and gender.
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Como persona bisexual, me permite ser parte de un grupo de apoyo que me ayuda a entrar a la comunidad. También me permite conocer a otras personas como yo y a tener amigos(as) que son como yo.
It allows me, a bi person, to be a part of a support group that brings me into the community. It also allows me to meet other people like me and have friends that are like me. — miembro jóven • Youth Member