Gender Education and Advocacy
A national organization focused on the needs, issues and concerns of gender variant people in human society. They seek to educate and advocate for all human beings who suffer from gender-based oppression in all of its many forms.
A national conference focused on the needs and interests of transmen, genderqueers, FTMs, and other gender-variant people. We are proud to be the only long-standing national conference with a trans-masculine emphasis.
Intersex Society of North America
An organization devoted to systemic change to end shame, secrecy, and unwanted genital surgeries for people born with an anatomy that someone decided is not standard for male or female.
National Center for Transgender Equality
www.nctequality.org A social justice organization dedicated to advancing the equality of transgender people through advocacy, collaboration and empowerment.
National Transgender Advocacy Coalition
A political advocacy coalition working to establish and maintain the right of all transgender, intersex,and gender-variant people to live and work without fear of violence or discrimination.
Flagship project of the Association for Gender Research, Education, Academia & Action, (AGREAA) and is designed to provide educational and community resources for those with an academic or personal interest in the spectrum of gender identities.
The online magazine of health and fitness for transsexual and transgendered people.
Transgender Civil Rights Project (National Gay & Lesbian Task Force)
Provides legislative, policy and strategy assistance, including evaluation of legislative and policy language, to activists and organizations working to pass trans-inclusive or transgender-friendly laws and policies.
http://www.transgenderlaw.org/ a non-profit organization dedicated to engaging in effective advocacy for transgender people in our society. The TLPI brings experts and advocates together to work on law and policy initiatives designed to advance transgender equality.
Transgender Scholarship and Education Legacy
www.tself.org The International Foundation for Gender Education (IFGE), awards numerous scholarships to transgender identified students in the helping and caring professions through it’s collaborative Transgender Scholarship and Education Legacy Fund (TSELF) in the United States and Canada . Each scholarship provides supplemental funding for post-secondary students who have a demonstrated ability in and commitment to affecting change in the transgender communities through their commitment to working and being educated in the helping and caring professions.
Coming Out as Transgender Guide
The Human Rights Campaign and the National Center for Transgender Equality
Some Considerations in Coming Out Trans to Your Parents And Family
Transgender Network of PFLAG:
Thoughts on “Coming Out” as Transgender to Family
Transgender Mental Health Blog
Coming Out as a Transgender Person: A Workbook
MCC Transgender Ministries
Note: This resource is faith-based