Transgender people in rural environments and trans people of color are at high risk for familial rejection which fuels homelessness (40%), suicide (51%), and poverty (40%). Many conservative communities trans people come from have limited exposure to trans people and lack education about how to support them.
AIT will highlight ignored issues to policy makers and allies within difficult to reach communities. Episodes and culturally competent supplemental materials will be tools for allies to use in teaching about the issues people in their own communities face. Action items will urge viewers to show support in tangible ways.