What are the issues?
Young LGBTQ people are more likely to experience the following:
- Bullying and harassment
- Social exclusion or feelings of isolation
- Exposure to negative transphobic, biphobic and homophobic attitudes or abuse
- Lack of support and understanding or rejection and alienation from friends or family
- Depression or anxiety with instances of self-harm or attempted suicide
- Difficulties with self-acceptance, self-confidence and self-esteem