How can I support asexuals?

Understanding an asexual person better is by far easiest way to start helping them. If you read everything on this website you may end up knowing more about asexuality than even they do, so you have the tools to start supporting them right now.

In particular, to learn more about what asexuality is, you can have a read of What is asexuality and The a-spectra. For a better idea of the unique struggles that come with being asexual you may also want to read Anti-asexual bias.

The role of supportive friends, family, or partners cannot be understated. If you are a parent you may find A Parent’s Guide To Asexuality to be useful resource.

For those in a hurry here are some examples of simple does and donts where it comes to asexuality.