Your sexual orientation will emerge over time, probably little by little. Don’t rush to label yourself. Right now the best thing you can do is give it time and explore and experience your sexual feelings with an open mind.
Here are some great resources to help you learn more about LGBT and Two Spirit identity:
- Text LGBTQ2S to 97779 to receive info and resources via text message.
- The Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board has a Two Spirit and LGBTQ Health webpage that contains resources for youth, clinic providers, and allies.
- You can order a copy of Indigenizing Love: A Toolkit for Native Youth, by the Western States Center.
- Celebrating Our Magic Toolkit is a resource for AI/AN communities and aims to provide resources for transgender and Two-Spirit youth, their relatives, and their healthcare providers.