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Gender Identity

Your gender identity is an important part of who you are. Learning more about gender identity can help you understand yourself and the people around you.

Sex and Gender Identity

What’s the difference between sex and gender identity? We break it down. 

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Transgender Identities

There’s more to gender than just male and female. Learn about trans identities.

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Thinking About Coming Out?

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How Can You Support Your Trans Child?

You love your kid. You want to make sure they feel safe and supported both inside and outside your home. Find out what you can do.

Are you a teenager who wants support?

Q Chat Space hosts live chats where LGBTQ+ teens can give and receive support.

imi offers guides to help queer teens explore their identity and care for their mental health.

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