Allies

Wanna know more about how to be a good ally for LGBTQ people?

Awesome!

We’ve put together a quick video to share our top tips! Below that you’ll find even more resources to learn about queer and gender diverse people, and how to support them.

 More resources to get you thinking:

1) RainbowYOUTH’s resources! 

2) Coming Out as a Supporter – by the Human Rights Commission

The resource is intended to be a welcoming guide for supporters to build bridges of understanding when someone they know comes out to them as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer. The guide answers initial questions and shares facts, strategies, and ways to show your support as an ally in the fight for LGBTQ equality.

3) Queer and disabled – Misconceptions

In this series four young women answer several questions about the intersection of identifying as queer and being disabled.

4) What’s it like to be Intersex – by Buzzfeed

This great wee video gathers together some amazing Intersex folks to share some info about what it’s like to be intersex. Some honest, diverse perspectives on a subject that is often overlooked.

5) Ask an Asexual Person – by Buzzfeed

Similar to the video above, this is a great primer to Asexuality – with asexual people answering some frequently asked questions