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Young people are often figuring out who they are and what they value and believe in. This is how they shape their identity - both the way they see themselves, and the way they think the world sees them. 

Sexual Orientation

Sexual orientation can be complex for young people, no matter if they’re straight, lesbian, gay, bisexual, takatāpui or otherwise.

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Gender Identity

Whether you’re boy, girl, masculine, feminine, or a bit of both, young people express their gender in different ways, and figuring out what it means to them is an important part of growing up. 

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Cultural Identity

Everyone has a cultural identity. Knowing where you come from can give you a sense of belonging and a sense of self.

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