By Human Rights Campaign Foundation (2013).
This free, downloadable guide was designed to help you and your loved ones through the coming out process in realistic and practical terms. It includes information on telling partners and spouses, children, family and friends.
Coming Out As Transgender: When, Why, and How People Come Out
By Nicholas M. Teich (2012).
This is a free chapter from a book, Transgender 101: A Simple Guide to a Complex Issue. It contains tips and personal stories about coming out to parents, siblings, friends, spouses, children, and co-workers.
Coming Out: A Coming Out Guide for Trans Young People
By LGBT Youth Scotland (Year Unknown).
This free, downloadable guide was written by and for youth. It contains sections on coming out to friends and family, as well as on coming out at school and work.
Families in TRANSition: A Resource Guide for Parents of Trans Youth
By Central Toronto Youth Services. (2008).
This free, downloadable guide is intended for families of trans youth. It contains details on how parents can support their children in the coming out process.
Workers in Transition: A Practical Guide about Gender Transition for Union Representatives
By Canadian Labour Congress. (2010).
This free, downloadable resource provides comprehensive information on how employers can support and accommodate trans* people coming out at work.
Supporting Transgender and Transsexual Students in K-12 Schools
By the Canadian Teachers Federation (2012).
This book is a guide for educators about creating safe, inclusive and welcoming educational environments for trans* youth. It includes details about planning for a student’s successful transition in school.