For Service Providers
For service providers, educators, healthcare providers, and anyone who would like to learn about GBV and how to be an affirming support for 2SLGBTQ people.
Our hope is that you’re interested in building up your knowledge and skills to create safer spaces, reflecting on personal bias, and addressing systems that harm 2SLGBTQ people.
Learning new things and unpacking former ways of thinking and acting is hard work.
We invite you to meet any confusion, fear, or discomfort you may experience as you learn with curiosity and compassion. Take time to celebrate your successes, and be kind to yourself as you move through your journey. We all start somewhere and there’s always more to learn!
This work is so important, so thank you for taking time to learn about how you can provide safer, more affirming care to 2SLGBTQ people. Your commitment to creating positive change is needed and appreciated. If you ever have questions, want to book training, or are seeking guidance, please reach out to us. We’re here to help.
Welcome to our resource library! Here you’ll find a curated list of resources, such as videos, articles, or guides, to assist you in becoming a more knowledgeable about 2SLGBTQ people and their experiences. If you’ve got a specific topic you’d like to learn more about, try using the search bar. You can also check out the dropdown Tags list, as all resources have been linked to a few tags. Make sure to check back regularly, as this library will continue to grow.
This 12:05 minute video is about two transgender men telling each other their coming out stories . They’re alone talking to each other being vulnerable and real giving each of them room to be themselves completely.
This video included two individuals who are strangers telling each other their coming out story.
Image by Melody Wood
This video addresses race in allyship and some strategies on how to assist in the fight to equality.
This video depicts several people reading letters of people who are scared to come out.
This video addresses the connotations around privilege and why some people may be resistant to engaging in a conversation about it.
This video address how structural racism hides in gay dating apps as “preferences.”
This video highlights big names and their advice to younger generations.
Nicholas Metcalf speaks to their experience of being a two-spirited person. They talk about the cultural struggles around being a single parent, being Indigenous and how they have found safety within their identity.
Out queer people speak to their experiences being and after coming out of the closet, and the road to getting there.