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Tag: gender

  • FAQ: What is Passing?

    “Passing” generally means being perceived by people, and mainstream society as cisgender and/or heterosexual. Passing is not inherently good or bad, but it is a complicated topic! Check this post out to learn more!

  • Call for SNAP Zine Submissions

    Planned Parenthood Toronto’s Supporting Newcomer Access Project (SNAP) invites youth 13-29 of all backgrounds and lived experiences to contribute art to our newest publication.

  • Poster for sendtherightmessage.ca campaign by the LGBTQ Initiative, about responding in non-harmful ways to LGBTQ folk

    Send the Right Message!

    Check out Send The Right Message, a brand new campaign of Planned Parenthood Toronto’s LGBTQ Youth Initiative!

  • Title image for 5 Q&As with Winnie Wang

    5 Questions with Winnie Wang

    Winnie Wang is latest subject in our 5 Questions With series, and they’re here to talk with us about what it’s like to be a non-binary person in gendered spaces.

  • Resource: Affirmations Deck

    The Affirmations Deck is an amazing resource created by a group of queer and trans* youth involved with Planned Parenthood Toronto’s Filling in the Blanks: Queering SexEd project!

  • Sex, Gender and Sexual Identity

    A great primer for understanding the difference between sex, gender identity, sexual identity and other important concepts!

  • Understanding Your Own Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

    How do you know what your gender identity is? How do you know what your sexual identity is? This article has some answer and prompts to help you define these things for yourself!

  • Identifying as Trans

    Some basic information about identifying as transgender or transsexual.

  • Coming Out

    The basics about coming out.

  • Gender and Sexuality ABCs

    Basic definitions of different terms used to describe sexual and gender identities.