A safe space for LGBTQI and straight ally youth

Welcome to WAF

We Are Family has been providing support, resources, and leadership development opportunities to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex, (LGBTQI) and straight ally youth since 1995.


Charleston’s Queer Youth Prom 2018!

We Are Family is proud to present The Charleston Queer Youth Prom 2018: Dancing Through the Decades on May 12, 2018 from 7p-11p at Redux Contemporary Art Center (1056 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403). Please note: This event is ONLY for and open to all Middle and High school Students (Bring your school ID). We will have security on site for […]

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VIDEO: Help us Build a Youth Drop-in Center!

In this hostile political climate, where lawmakers spout anti-LGBT lies and debate policies that imply transgender people are predators, our young people are falling through the cracks. While LGBT youth represent an estimated 7% of the total population of young people, they make up 40% of the youth who experience homelessness each year. Every city […]

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