Nothing better illustrates the issues facing transgender and gender nonconforming youth than the personal stories, experiences, and voices of young people themselves. When working on a story about issues impacting transgender youth and gender nonconforming youth, incorporating young people’s perspectives is key.
The toolkit below provides some best practices for working with transgender and gender nonconforming youth on a story, as well as an overview of the landscape for transgender youth today.
For media inquiries or to connect with young people, families, and experts who can comment on transgender and gender nonconforming youth issues, please contact Transgender Law Center:
Jill Marcellus, Director of Communications