PFLAG is dedicated to providing support to trans people and their families, educating the community about the issues that trans people face, and advocating for trans inclusive policies at the local, state, and federal level. 

In this session you’ll:

  • Review the language that people use to describe gender identity and gender expression and why that terminology is so important for allies use confidently
  • Discuss a variety of materials and resources – from PFLAG National and our organizational partners – that will help build your chapter’s capacity for trans-inclusion
  • Consider the pros and cons of various support group models being used by PFLAG chapters across the country to provide support to people who are trans and their families
  • Reinforce your role as an ally to the trans community and learn more about better practices around supporting and engaging new allies