Ally Resources and Educational Information
Fact Sheet: Transgender Health
and Medical-Legal Partnerships
This fact sheet describes common social and legal needs that affect the health of transgender individuals, and ways integrated legal services can help meet those needs.
An Ally’s Guide to Terminology:
Talking About LGBT People & Equality
Designed for new allies who want to support LGBT Americans but often face an array of confusing terminology and language, this short guide offers an overview of essential vocabulary, terms to avoid, and a few key messages for talking about various issues.
General Educational Resources
Point Foundation (Point) is the nation’s largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students of merit. Point promotes change through scholarship funding, mentorship, leadership development, and community service training.
Aunt Martha’s Crisis Intervention Program - Emergency Housing
Available to displaced youth 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. Works toward family reunification, and arranges for temporary placement for the youth. If family reunification isn’t possible, long-term arrangements are made.
LGBTQ Youth & Schools Resource Library
ACLU has gathered information to help you find things that can help you learn more about your rights and what you can do to make your school a safer, more welcoming place.