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Adrielle Grant, a 19 year old immigrant from Guyana, is homeless in New York City
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Von Diaz on PRI’s The World: LGBT Immigrant Youth Struggle in New York

Listen to reporter Von Diaz’s radio story about young gay immigrants in New York, and the difficulties they face coming out to their families.

Adrielle Grant, a 19 year old immigrant from Guyana, is homeless in New York City

Gay Immigrant Youth in New York Struggle With Homelessness

Adrielle Grant and Juan Valdez were kicked out of their homes when their families found out they were gay. For gay immigrant youth, poverty and lack of support from their families and immigrant communities make them particularly vulnerable to becoming – and staying – homeless.

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