Advocacy: The act of arguing in favor of something, such as a cause, idea, or policy; active support. To intercede; champion; defend. Ultimately, individuals are responsible for standing up for themselves. Realistically, there are times when folks need help or aid to stand up against unjust conditions or prejudice in the community and society in general.
PFLAG advocates for LGBT equality through civil rights legislation and legal protections. You can learn more about the issues facing our families by clicking on the topics below. These pages will give you some background information on these issues, why and how they impact our families, and what PFLAG is doing to address these policy issues.