Phaylen Fairchild

Mar 19, 2018

8 min read

Aging and Transgender: What Happens To Those Who Age Out Of Activism

While it’s true that some Transgender and gender diverse people have children or families, a great number of us do not. In fact, the more common experience of the younger Trans person is one of familial rejection. In America, 40% of the homeless youth served by shelters and support agencies identify as LGBT. When you consider that LGBT youth represent only about 7% of the…