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July 2016

Schools in Transition: A Guide for Supporting Transgender Students in K-12 Schools

This guide provides resource and a blueprint for safe, supportive, and inclusive schools for transgender youth.
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June 2016

Transgender Youth Sexual Assault Survivors: Skills for Advocates

Author(s): michael munson
This webinar addresses unique issues and strategies of working with both trans youth from supportive family structures and youth who do not have a stable home or school environment. Topics include barriers to accessing services, youth-specific confidentiality concerns, polyvictimization and intersectionality, and more.
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April 2016

National Consensus Statement of Anti-Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Organizations in Support of Full and Equal Access for the Transgender Community

Over 300 national, state, and local anti-sexual assault  and domestic violence organizations oppose anti-transgender initiatives. As organizations that care about reducing assault and violence, these organizations favor laws and policies that protect transgender people from discrimination, including in accessing facilities that match the gender they live every day.
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March 2016

Do You See How Much I'm Suffering Here? Abuse Against Transgender Women in U.S. Immigration Detention

This report documents 28 cases of transgender women who were held in US immigration detention between 2011 and 2015, more than half of whom were held in men’s facilities at some point.
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March 2016

Gender-Integrated Shelters: Experience and Advice

Author(s): michael munson, Loree Cook-Daniels
This report focuses on the agencies who have integrated or are in the process of integrating transgender and gender nonconforming individuals, as well as men, into their domestic violence shelters.
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January 2016

Serving Trans Survivors: A 101 Training for Advocates

Author(s): michael munson
This webinar is designed to assist sexual assault service providers in better serving transgender survivors. Many providers are committed to serving transgender clients, but seek additional information in order to provide more competent and sensitive services. This webinar will primarily focus on basic transgender concepts, but will include references and examples specific to sexual assault service providers.
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January 2016

Human Trafficking and the Experiences of Transgender Immigrant Latin@ Survivors

Author(s): Francesco Duberli
This presentation from Francesco Duberli of Survivors’ Pathway explores the unique experiences of transgender Latin@ immigrant survivors of human trafficking and the challenging barriers they face when attempting to access services and resources.
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January 2016

LGBTQ Inclusivity in the School Setting

This tip sheet offers best practices for promoting LGBTQ inclusivity and visibility in school settings. 
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January 2016

2015 U.S. Transgender Survey Report

The 2015 U.S. Transgender Survey (USTS) is the largest survey examining the experiences of transgender people in the United States, with 27,715 respondents from all fifty states, the District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, and U.S. military bases overseas.
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January 2016

LGBTQ Inclusivity in Rural Programs

This tip sheet offers information to rural programs for creating safe(r), more welcoming and accessible programming for LGBTQ youth. 
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January 2016

LGBTQ Inclusivity in the Medical Setting

This tip sheet offers guidance to medical settings for providing health care that is respectful and responsive to the diverse needs of LGBTQ youth.
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December 2015

45 Words You Should Know: HIV/AIDS

An interactive graphic guide to all of the terminology, slang, abbreviations and acronyms needed to communicate about HIV/AIDS. A guide for those who are new to discussing HIV/AIDS.