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Sexuality & gender

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What is sexuality?

How sexuality is a spectrum we're all part of.

What is sexuality?

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Coming out

Telling people about your sexuality.

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Lesbian

Lesbians are women who are sexually attracted to other women.

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Gay man

The term 'gay man' refers to a man who is sexually attracted to men.

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Heterosexual

Heterosexuals are people who are attracted to the opposite sex.

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Bisexual

Bisexuals are people who are sexually attracted to both sexes.

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Trans

The word ‘trans’ is often used to describe people who feel their gender is different from the one they were labelled with at birth.

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Discrimination

How the law protects you from abuse over your sexuality.

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Information for families

Support for families who find out a family member is LGBT.