Free LGBTQ Resources
to support professionals working with LGBTQ clients
Websites with free resources for professionals
Europe's largest LGBT organisation advocating support and inclusion of LGBT people.
On their website they provide free best practice guides for LGBTQ inclusion.
Check out Stonewall's free resources here
Stonewall also list faith-based groups and organisations that can provide community and support – more info here
Mermaids supports transgender, nonbinary and gender-diverse children and young people until their 20th birthday, as well as their families and professionals involved in their care.
Mermaids has a resources page for professionals full of useful info about child/adolescent services, gender-variant children and young people in care and lots of links to other support including legal info and help around changing your name.
Check out Mermaid's free resources here
Gendered Intelligence is a trans led charity in England that offers support to trans young people and provides resources and training to increase understanding of gender diversity.
On their website they provide a wealth of resources for professionals to learn more about trans inclusion and tips for working with trans young people.
Check out Gendered Intelligence's free resources here
International Pronouns Day
Part of the International Pronouns Day website, this webpage holds links to loads of fab videos, websites and additional info to help you learn more about pronouns. Learn why pronouns are important and why they matter.
International Pronouns Day is celebrated annually on the 3rd Wednesday of October. The day seeks to make respecting, sharing, and educating about pronouns commonplace.
Check out their free resources here
Trans Student Educational Resources (TSER)
Trans Student Educational Resources is a USA youth-led organisation dedicated to transforming the educational environment for trans and gender nonconforming students through advocacy and empowerment. In addition to their focus on creating a more trans-friendly education system, their mission is to educate the public and teach trans activists how to be effective organisers.
On their website they share free trans-related info graphics,
e.g. myth of trans regrets, how to be an ally, homeless LGBTQ youth.
Check out TSER's free resources here
LGBTQ News covering the UK and worldwide. Daily articles cover current affairs, entertainments, politics, health and education.
Check out Pink News here
LGBT+ History Month (resources)
Free resources relating to school and education and learning about LGBTQ history. Resources for teachers, parents, students and educators
Check out free LGBTQ education resources here
Therapist Tania Glyde has put together a list of lots of books, videos, poddcasts and research to help you learn more about queer/LGBTQIA+menopause.
Check out the resources page here
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