While you’re abroad…
Question to ask yourself while you are abroad:
- Will not having my family and friends around for support affect my experience?
- What support systems/ resources are available in the host country?
- What are some gay-friendly establishments are in the host country?
- Are there any local LGBT newspapers, magazines, or online resources available to me?
- Are there LGBT organizations in the host country? Do I want to get involved?
- How do I know how to contact gay and lesbian organizations for support?
- Are health or counseling services available to me? What will my insurance cover?