Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation

Websites

Transgender Health Information Program (THiP)
The VCH Transgender Health Information Program is a BC-wide information hub providing access to information about gender affirming care and supports. Welcome!

Qmunity
BC's queer resource centre - the hub for the lesbian, gay, trans*, bi and queer community programs, training and advocacy.

Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre
Vancouver-based clinic providing low-barrier wellness services to transgender and gender non-conforming people in a way that is respectful and celebratory of clients’ identity and self-expression.

Oasis Magazine
Online magazine for queer or questioning youth.

**Disclaimer - The below content may be Not Safe For Work (NSFW), and may contain images and wording that some may find offensive or explicit**

Trans Health Matters: Transmen

Trans Health Matters: Trans Women

Books

Many of these books can be ordered from the public library. Most of the books are available for sale from amazon.ca by clicking the title of the book.

Bornstein, Kate. My Gender Workbook: How to Become a Real Man, a Real Woman, the Real You, or Something Else Entirely. Routledge. 1997. ISBN 978-0415916738.

Hart, Jack. Gay Sex: A Manual for Men Who Love Men-Revised Edition. Alyson Books. ISBN 978-1555834685.

Nestle, Joan. GenderQueer: Voices From Beyond the Sexual Binary. Alyson Books. ISBN 978-1555837303.

Newman, Felice. The Whole Lesbian Sex Book: A Passionate Guide for All of Us. Cleis Press. 2004. ISBN 978-1573441995.

Ontario Gay Men’s HIV Prevention Strategy. Primed: The Back Pocket Guide for Transmen and the Men Who Dig Them (link downloads a free copy). 2007.