How to Teach Kids to be Accepting of Gay People

Inside this guidebook, you'll find concise how-to instructions, age-appropriate ideas, and real-life scenarios for talking to kids (ages 5-11) about LGBTQ+-equality. These are the steps we found to be the most effective for making sure your message sinks in:

  1. Subtly learn your child's true opinion of LGBTQ equality.
  2. Teach your child LGBTQ+-equality basics.
  3. Learn how to answer common LGBTQ+ questions from kids.
  4. Explain how to be an LGBTQ+ ally.
  5. Create an LGBTQ-friendly environment at home.

Please note: All of our instructions align with American Psychological Association child development guidelines.