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Gender Born, Gender Made: Raising Healthy Gender-Nonconforming Children
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Diane Ehrensaft PhD, brings to light some interesting issues within their book, Gender Born, Gender Made: Raising Healthy Gender-Nonconforming Children.  Diane makes the point, that no two children who bend the rules on expected gender norms, will do so in the same way.  Each child has their own way of expressing themselves, and their gender identity.… read more »

iO Tillet Wright: Fifty Shades of Gay (TEDxWomen)
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Here we have a TedxWomen talk given by iO Tillet Wright.  iO speaks about their experience growing up and feeling the pressure of being a non-binary gender oriented person in a binary world. iO Tillet Wright continues to describe a project they created called “Self Evident Truths” in which iO Tillet takes photos of anyone… read more »

iO Tillet Wright: A Boy, a Girl, a Revolutionary (by StyleLikeU)
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This article and online video by StyleLikeU is a followup and response to the TedxWomen talk by iO Tillet Wright. Here, Elisa and Lily, a mother-daughter team who founded StyleLikeU ask iO Tillet Wright what brought them to create their photo-art project entitled:  Self Evident Truths.  An interested piece about non-binary gender and the emotional… read more »

Now Magazine: ‘FIX SOCIETY. PLEASE.’
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Now Magazine presents an article entitled:  “Fix Society.  Please.” which were also Leelah Acorn’s final words. In this news piece, the author Jack Pyne calls into question the psychological and medical treatment of transgender individuals and describes the leading causes behind Leelah Acorn, and many other transgender other LGBT community members increased rate of suicide.… read more »

Research Report: Transgender Kids Show Consistent Gender Identity Across Measures
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Found here is a research article which speaks to the results of a small study about how transgender kids show gender identity.  Inside it eludes to a call for more intense and longitudinal studies and speaks of one that the Association for Psychological Science (A.P.S.) will be conducting over the next decade.  Now is the… read more »

Qmunity: Queer Resource Centre in British Columbia
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Qmunity is a queer resource centre based in British Columbia and acts as a resource hub for B.C. based resources for the LGBTQ community. The Youth section of their website offers drop-ins, weekly events and leadership training for any and all members of the community including transgender and two-spirit individuals.  If you live in B.C.… read more »

Spectrum Documentary: Boy? Girl? And/Or Anything in Between
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Spectrum Documentary is a film that is being created between January 2015 and January 2016.  If you wish to help them out by contacting them and talking about your own gender experiences, whatever they may be, they would greatly appreciate the help on this project. Let us open the doors to a more open, and… read more »

Transgender Resource Centre: Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre
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The Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre based in Vancouver, British Columbia, offers a wide array of services to transgender and gender-nonconforming people. Their services and resources include aid in healthcare, hormone treatment equipment, counselling and support groups and access to lawyers that are versed in the relevant legal issues including legally changing your name in… read more »

CampOUT! A British Columbia and Yukon based trans and queer friendly camp!
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CampOUT! An amazing summer camping experience for BC’s queer, trans and allied youth aged 14-21. An opportunity to become leaders for social change and make friends, access resources, engage in imaginative, critical, and innovative workshops as well as traditional camp activities like canoeing, campfires, and arts and crafts.  

Outreach Group: My Gay Straight Alliance (MyGSA)
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MyGSA is an outreach program run by Egale Youth Reach.  Based out of Toronto they seek to provide resources and support to students, schools, parents and educators who wish to create a gay straight alliance to help LGBTQ in their institution. They provide resources such as support for Parents of Transgender children as well as more general… read more »