Coming out can be a challenging time and a process that you sometimes have to go through more than once. We have put together some resources to support you if you are considering or in the process of coming out, including where you can get advice and support. If you are considering coming out as trans you may want to look at our coming out as trans guide below.
LGBTQ+ student support at Bath
Information on support for students who identify as LGBTQ+ and how the University and wider Bath community can provide support.
Though similar in experience of telling friends and family about your identity, there are differences between coming out as lesbian, gay, or bisexual and coming out as transgender. We have put together some resources to support you if you are considering or in the process of coming out as trans, including where you can get advice and support.
If you identify as trans the University can offer support, including a range of practical steps we may be able to offer to help you.
This guide is for those who would like some resources to help further their support the LGBTQ+ community and become an active ally. You may also be interested in our guide specially on being a trans ally below.
This guide contains more specific information on being an active trans ally, you might want to read it in conjunction with our LGBT allyship guide.