Explainer: Dealing with having you gender invalidated

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This resource was made possible through the financial support of the Canadian Red Cross and the Public Health Agency of Canada.

Being in a household that does not respect or understand your gender identity and gender expression, can be incredibly demoralizing. Unfortunately, this was a reality for many 2SLGBTQ+ youth, during quarantine. There are ways to navigate this situation and to seek our support.

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