An article from the Human Rights Campaign in the U.S., interviewing Dr. Johanna Olson, an adolescent medicine specialist at the Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles. Click here for article
An on-line guide for parents of non-binary transgender children and youth, from Life Outside the Binary, a resource centre for non-binary people and their allies. Click for the guide
Author: Audra Williams The National Post, September 11th, 2015 Everybody in dresses: Why does gender neutral clothing always mean ‘boy’ clothes for girls? Click here to read the article
http://contexts.org/articles/parent-transgender-children/ “Over the past few years, stories of transgender children celebrated by their parents have flooded the Internet. But how do these parents come to be supportive of their gender-variant kids? In a recent article in Gender and Society, Elizabeth Rahilly tries to answer that question. Her interviews reveal that instead of entering parenthood with gender-progressive ideologies, supportive parents learn… read more »
This news article by the Toronto Star published on May 21st, 2011 was the original news article about Kathy Witterick and David Stoker and their baby Storm. The article, entitled: “Parents Keep Child’s Gender Secret”, goes into detail about the Kathy and David’s decision to maintain a gender neutral environment for their baby, Storm. This… read more »
E-Mental Health is a Canadian web service based in Eastern Ontario. They provide services year-round, 7 days a week. Their transgender information page is very useful and detailed. Click Here to view it. It is specifically tailored to parents and caregivers.
SextEd is a free, anonymous, non-judgmental, and inclusive way to get answers to any questions about sex and relationships and learn about community supports and medical services in Montreal. Text a question to 514-700-0445 or search past answers on the website to get an answer without assumptions on gender, bodies, or sexual orientation.
This resource links you to the Transgender Canada forums. A place where Canadians who need to speak or learn about Transgender Issues may find answers or help others with their questions. Click Here for the Transgender Forums
A short documentary by 16×9 on Global Television, interviewing two 10-year-old transgender children and their families.
Canadian Parents of Trans and Gender Diverse Kids/Parents canadiens d’enfants trans is a national, bilingual, confidential peer support group for parents of transgender, two-spirit, gender creative, and gender-questioning children and youth. We now have 700 parent members from every province and territory. The group is focused on non-judgemental support and information sharing. The link above… read more »