WATCH: Bruce Jenner Speaks Out in Second Diane Sawyer Interview Promo
The reality star's two-hour interview with Sawyer airs April 24
“Bruce’s primary goal is to bring awareness to this issue in order to help others in the transgender community,” a source told PEOPLE.
Jenner “wants this to be taken seriously so that his situation can have the most positive impact on society’s perception of the transgender community,” said the source.
As the famed decathlete prepares to tell his story to the world, Jenner’s children continue to support him.
“Everything is going great with the family,” Brody Jenner, 31, said on April 9.
“Everybody’s very happy. Everybody’s living life. And it’s a great time for all of us,” he added. “Everything’s really great.”
Bruce Jenner – The Interview airs Friday, April 24, at 9 p.m. ET on ABC.