It Gets Better Blog

Read more about what's going on in the world and in the minds of LGBTQ+ youth. Plus, want to see your words on our blog?

New Series: "Industry S.T.E.M."

Get to know five inspiring LGBTQ+ professionals working in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Better Everyday - Chris and Scott Evans

Brothers Chris and Scott Evans on why being an ally for LGBTQ+ youth is vital this holiday season!

Better Everyday - Chloe, 15

Today, we're kicking off our 2022 Better Everyday end-of-year giving campaign. Meet Chloe, one of our Youth Voices ambassadors.

To the Youngest Among Us

Our statement on the Colorado LGBTQ+ night club shooting + how you can help the victims (and take care of yourself).

Cumbre en Español 2022

All of our Spanish-speaking affiliates gathered for two incredible days in Miami, FL for our first in-person gathering since pre-Covid!

 It Gets Better: Dee Trannybear

"Artivist" Dee Trannybear-Marino found themself through hair and makeup. Check out Dee's It Gets Better story.

2022 Safe & Supportive Schools

Report cards are in and seven California school districts are doing exceptional work to support LGBTQ+ students.

Cross-Gen Connection

Elders from our community share what inspires them about today's queer youth for LGBT+ HIstory Month.

ALL NEW SONG: "It Gets Better"

We're celebrating National Coming Out Day with an all new "It Gets Better" song... co-written by LGBTQ+ youth!

Finding Community — A Nonbinary Quest for the Perfect Ink

Kharina Miramontes takes us their journey to find a safe space to get the perfect tattoo.