SOURCE: Equality Utah
We Are Utah - Transgender Lives in the Beehive State
The Transgender Awareness Project is a broad based public education campaign. It’s purpose is to help elevate, empower, and humanize the real lived experience of transgender Utahns and their families.
Discrimination, ridicule and abuse of transgender people can result in job loss, homelessness, bullying, acts of violence, and refusal of services by healthcare providers.
Equality Utah is devoted to ending discrimination and violence against transgender people through education and advocacy on state and local issues of importance to transgender people, including the adoption of non-discrimination policies that include gender identity in addition to sexual orientation.