Resource Library

Learning Tools

Whether you’re in need of resources for yourself, loved ones, or your workplace, our curated list of resources covers a range of topics, challenges, and experiences.

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Coming Out: Supporting Someone

Coming Out: Supporting Someone

Whether your child has recently come out or a friend, colleague, or family member you have an important role in ensuring that they feel affirmed and supported. It’s also okay if you have questions and thankfully we have answers.

Coming OUt: As an Adult

Coming OUt: As an Adult

Coming out as an adult can be scary, challenging, and life changing. At OUTSaskatoon we have resources and support options to help you navigate questioning your identity, coming out, and how to make sense of big life changes as an adult.

GBV Example Video

GBV Example Video

Gender Based Violence takes place within all sectors, including healthcare. Watch this video to learn how GBV can show up within healthcare settings

GBV 101 Video

GBV 101 Video

What’s gender based violence? Check out this short video to learn more

PrEP 101

PrEP 101

A resource that provides information about PrEP.

Relationships

Relationships

A brief guide on navigating consent, boundaries, and different types of relationships.

Intersex Identities

Intersex Identities

A resource that provides you with basic information about intersex identities, how to support your child if they are intersex, and facts about intersex identities.

Two Spirit

Two Spirit

A resource that provides you with information about Two Spirit identities, history, and the impacts of colonization.

Ace Identities

Ace Identities

A resource that provides you an opportunity to learn about asexuality and aromantic identities, and different types of attraction.

Discrimination & Stigma

Discrimination & Stigma

A brief history of 2SLGBTQ people in Canada, and an introduction to the barriers and systems that prevent 2SLGBTQ people from experiencing full equality.

Allies & Solidarity

Allies & Solidarity

A starting place for people who are interested in supporting the vast, diverse, and wonderful 2SLGBTQ community

The Diversity Style Guide

The Diversity Style Guide

Guidelines for journalists and other media professionals to accurately depict the diversity that exists in our world

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS STYLE GUIDE (2017)

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS STYLE GUIDE (2017)

In 2017 The AP Stylebook was updated to include new definitions for gender, homophobia, and more. It was also updated to include the use of they/them as a singular pronoun!

How we find ourselves: Identity development and Two-Spirit people A. Wilson

How we find ourselves: Identity development and Two-Spirit people A. Wilson

Many lesbian, gay and bisexual Indigenous Americans use the term “two-spirit” to describe themselves. This term is drawn from a traditional worldview that affirms the inseparability of the experience of their sexuality from the experience of their culture and community. How can this self-awareness and revisioning of identity inform developmental theory? The author, Alex WIlson, offers personal story as a step toward reconstructing and strengthening our understanding of identity.

Trans Care BC

Trans Care BC

Resource for accessing care within British Columbia, and resources for Care Providers

Path to Patient-Centred Care

Path to Patient-Centred Care

A living resource for offering better patient-centred care to transgender adults seeking gender-affirming medicine in Canada.

Transgeneration

Transgeneration

A documentary series on the lives and challenges of trans students across America

ARROWS

ARROWS

The personal youtube page of Arrows, a trans non-binary black person in their 20s. They share content on their coming out story, navigating gender, sexual health, relationships, and more.

Team2Moms

Team2Moms

The personal youtube channel for Ebony and Denise, a two-mom family with three kids: Olivia, Jayden, and Lucas. They share family-friendly videos sharing their lives and stories. They hope to inspire, inform and connect with people who can relte to their story and coming out as a 2SLGBTQ family.

Jazz Jennings

Jazz Jennings

The personal youtube channel for Jazz Jennings, a 20 year old transgender woman from Florida. Her page features her lived experiences as a trans woman, a colleage student, and a young person trying to find love.

First Person

First Person

A video project by PBS showcasing the lives, lived experiences, struggles, and joys of 2SLGBTQ people of all ages

It Gets Better Project

It Gets Better Project

A video based project that showcases the lives of 2SLGBTQ people in order to educate youth that if life is hard right now, things can get better.

Egale

Egale

Canada’s National 2SLGBTQ organization

Minus 18

Minus 18

A youth focused organization in Australia

Trans Lifeline

Trans Lifeline

Trans Lifeline is a 24/7 phoneline for Transgender, non-binary, and gender diverse, or questioning people of all ages

#HearOurStory: Chelsea’s Story

#HearOurStory: Chelsea’s Story

Chelsea is a gender-queer LGBTQ activist and artist who uses their creativity to evoke change in the small Newfoundland town of Corner Brook. But it wasn’t always this way. Shot on location in Newfoundland, Chelsea tells Egale about their struggle with identity and how it has shaped them into the leader they are today.

Crisis Text Line

A 24 hour crisis support service, via text message, for people of all ages across Canada.