LGBTQ+ Protections in Maine

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Maine provides state level protections for LGBTQ+ youth in the following areas:




  • Bullying - Maine's anti-bullying law includes protections for youth that are being bullied because of their sexual orientation, gender, or gender expression. Learn more here.
  • Transgender students - Maine has state guidance for schools on the fair treatment of transgender kids. Learn more here.
  • Gay Straight Alliances (GSAs) - Federal law protects the formation of GSAs in schools. Learn more here.