PFLAG San Diego County | 888 398-0006

News

  • Bravo to lesbian moms of 11 yr. old transgender child


    http://m.parentdish.co.uk/2011/09/30/the-litle-boy-who-started-a-sex-change-aged-eight-thomas-tammy-lobel/ I speak as the mother of a gay son and co-president of Pflag San Diego representing hundreds of families of lgbtiq children, I was asked for an opinion on this issue and the article that was first sent to me was written by a very ignorant one sided entity which made ludicrous remarks about […]

    Read More
  • Help Mamas Kitchen raise $48K in 48 hours


    Help Mama’s Kitchen raise $48,000 in 48 hours · Mama’s Kitchen is embarking on a two-day mission to raise $48,000 in 48 hours. We want to show that though it doesn’t seem like much time, it’s possible to make a big difference in two days. For example in just 48 hours Mama’s Kitchen volunteers will […]

    Read More
  • Hillcrest Youth Center


    Sophia Arredondo director of the Hillcrest Youth Center spoke to us about this yesterday and we are more enlightened now as to what this does for our LGBTIQA youth. here is a link to the web site with more info: http://thecentersd.org/programs/youth-services/hillcrest-youth-center.html But meanwhile we all need to be pro active and find ways to help […]

    Read More
  • AB 1266


    It is easy to be ignorant of the transgender persons anguish in little things like being able to be safe when using a rest room if you have no knowledge of anyone like that, easy to judge and think, “they are asking for trouble by dressing like that, or they may entice others to act […]

    Read More
  • Prop 8 and DOMA


    We finally returned the rights of LGBT couples to marry that prop 8 took away several years ago. Not only did we get that back but we got DOMA too! (Defense of Marriage Act) which was ruled unconstitutional. Now our LGBT loved ones don’t have to worry about filing taxes as single people if they […]

    Read More
  • Thank you Governor Brown!


    Dear Governor Brown; Assembly member Tom Ammiano; Senator Mark Leno; Senator Ricardo Lara and Assembly member Toni Atkins, As parents of LGBT kids all over San Diego we thank you for the chance that you give our transgender kids in public schools. Yes it will still be difficult for them, but now the law protects […]

    Read More
  • Help us find a location close to Rancho Bernardo


    Hi! Please ask around and help us find a location for our North County Inland satellite group meetings. They are only once a month in the evening (usually a Thursday), meetings can run from 4-15 people at a time and the biggest requirement is the cost (we would prefer free, or a modest rent since […]

    Read More
  • DOMA and Prop 8 US Supreme Court decision coming soon!


    Regardless of the decision, DOMA or Prop 8, meet at the Hillcrest Pride Flagpole starting at 5pm. ***THE DECISION WILL MOST LIKELY COME DOWN THURSDAY JUNE 20 OR MONDAY JUNE 24 OR THURSDAY JUNE 27*** The US Supreme Court is about to make its decision on the legality of CA’s Prop 8 and the constitutionality […]

    Read More
  • Transgender info from Darlene Tando


    Respond to this post by replying above this line New post on Gender Blog by Darlene Tando, LCSW Cross-Sex Hormones for Transgender Youth by Darlene Tando, LCSW A topic that comes up often in my work is the question of whether or not to treat transgender youth with cross-sex hormones. (For those of you who […]

    Read More
  • Atkins bill to streamline transgender name change passes assembly


    ATKINS BILL TO STREAMLINE TRANSGENDER NAME CHANGES PASSES ASSEMBLY (San Diego) Assembly Bill 1121, authored by Assembly Majority Leader Toni Atkins, was passed by the California State Assembly today. The bill provides transgender people seeking legal name changes to reflect their gender identity with a streamlined and inexpensive process that protects their privacy. Current law […]

    Read More