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Families in TRANSition: A Resource Guide for Parents of Trans Youth
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Families In TRANSition: A Resource Guide for Parents of Trans Youth is the first comprehensive Canadian publication to address the needs of parents and families supporting their trans children. Families in TRANSition summarizes the experiences, strategies, and successes of a working group of community consultants – researchers, counsellors, parents, advocates as well as trans youth… read more »

Transgender and Gender Diverse Children: Beyond the Myths
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This research-based presentation, Trans-Kids-Beyond-the-Myths-2016,   is designed to dispel some of the most common myths about transgender and gender diverse children.  It was designed with the support of Gender Creative Kids Canada, the Trans Needs Committee at Memorial University, and the national peer support group, Canadian Parents of Trans and Gender Diverse Kids / Parents canadiens d’enfants… read more »

Transphobia Deal with it and be a gender transcender
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Who do you think you are? Part of identity is how people experience their gender. Transphobia is intolerance of any part of the range of gender identity. This accessible, illustrated book offers information, quizzes, comics and true-to-life scenarios to help kids better understand gender identity and determine what they can do to identify and counter… read more »

Accommodating Transgender Students In Your School – Publication by the law firm BLG
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“The ultimate goal is providing a learning and working environment for students and employees that is respectful and free of discrimination and harassment. Becoming aware of gender identity and gender expression issues, and raising awareness through policy development and training, will bring school boards one step closer to achieving this goal.” BLG – Accommodating Transgender… read more »

Toronto District School Board (TDSB) – Resources and Programs
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“We [The TDSB] are committed to creating learning environments where people of all gender identities, gender expressions and sexual orientations feel empowered and supported.” TDSB Guidelines for the Accommodation of Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Students and Staff Gender-Based Violence Prevention The Triangle Program

Vancouver School Board – Sexual Orientation and Gender Identities Policy
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“The Board of Education (the “Board”) is committed to establishing and maintaining a safe, inclusive, equitable, and welcoming learning and working environment for all members of the school community, regardless of real or perceived sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions, which includes lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, Two-Spirit, queer, and those who are questioning (LGBTTQ+).”… read more »

Positive Space Network

PSN provides programs, education, outreach and support services for LGBTQ+ identified invdividuals, children, youth, and their families and allies. If you need help with transportation, want locations of our programs, and/or have questions please text/call/email Beckham (289-208-0886 or beckhamr@rockonline.ca) ConnecTions – social group for trans/gender independent children and youth and their families/caregiver When: 1st Wednesday… read more »