November is Transgender Awareness

November is Transgender Awareness

Why be an ally and advocate for transgender people?  According to MaineTransNet, suicide among transgender young adults in Maine has gone up this year. Several reasons are cited on the website including isolation from the pandemic, youth being trapped in unsupportive...
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Sexual assault can happen to people of all walks of life, and LGBTQ+ youth can be especially vunerable.  According to the 2019 Maine Integrated Youth Health Survey: LGBT students are three times more likely to have been forced to have sexual contact in their lifetime....