Center for Gender Surgery | Patient Resources

Gender surgery: resources for patients

Transgender Care Listing of trans-affirming medical, behavioral health and allied health providers around the world.

Trans Lifeline (877-565-8860) is a crisis and suicide prevention hotline specifically for trans identified folks, staffed exclusively by transgender people

TransBirth is a directory created to connect trans and gender non-conforming people and their families to midwives, ob/gyns and doulas who provide welcoming care to our communities.

SPoRT*A (Service Members, Partners, Allies for Respect and Tolerance for All) is an organization for active duty military trans people.

National Center for Transgender Equality provides legal and advocacy information for transgender individuals and their families.

Boston GLASS opened in 1995as New England's first community center serving young people in the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community. An average of 25 to 30 youth a night come to GLASS to meet friends, talk to staff or participate in formal personal development programming.

Gender surgery: resources for parents

Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) is a non-profit organization dedicated to advocating on behalf of gay, lesbian and transgender persons and providing support to their families, friends and the community

The Safe Schools Program for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQ) Students offers a range of services designed to help schools implement state laws impacting LGBTQ students, including the state's anti-bullying law, gender identity law and student anti-discrimination law.

Trans Youth and Family Allies empowers children and families by partnering with educators, service providers and communities, to develop supportive environments in which gender may be expressed and respected.

GLSEN is a leading national education organization focused on ensuring safe and affirming schools for LGBTQ students.

Gender Spectrum helps to create gender sensitive and inclusive environments for all children and teens.

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