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.
Ma-Nee, a Two-Spirited person, talks about their personal experience as a Two-Spirited person, and the historical roles 2S people held in Indigenous culture.
What Would You Do sets up a scenario in a boutique involving two actors, one playing a transwoman and another playing a saleswoman. The saleswoman loudly refuses her service, and record the reactions of the unbeknownst fellow shoppers.
This video explains what “being called out,” means, how it is interpreted and how to apologize when you’ve caused harm.
Trans people outline strategies for businesses to effectively and compassionately employ trans people.
Trans people share some insights about their personal experience with transphobia.
A two-spirited person educates the viewer on what it means to identify as Two-Spirited, as well as the history and context of the identity.
The video highlights 6 strategies to assist a victim of racial violence.
What Would You Do sets up a scenario in a dinner involving three actors, two playing parents and one playing a son dressed in drag. The parents loudly disapprove, and record the reactions of the unbeknownst fellow diners.