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Seventeen-year-old Grayson Cowan in his Lafayette, Colo. home on March 7, 2023. Cowan’s family moved from Arizona to Colorado because they believe their new community and the state are safer for transgender children like Grayson. Photos by Eli Imadali / Special to The Colorado Trust

When Grayson Cowan came out as transgender in 2015, when he was around 12, his parents were supportive. The family of five, who were living in the Phoenix area at the time, sought and found a community of like-minded peers for support.

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