Get tips to help transgender individuals navigate conversations when gender comes up at holiday gatherings. Resources include practical strategies, questions to make discussions more meaningful, and videos to help youth discuss gender with grandparents, and more.
TransFamily Support Services guides transgender/non-binary youth and their families through the gender transitioning process to help make it the most positive experience possible. They provide family coaching, assistance with healthcare and insurance issues, help navigating the legal system, and support at schools.
All services are provided at no fee.
LGBT Health & Development Program, Northwestern University
This interactive graphic provides a visual map of gender identities and expressions that people use, with their definitions and a few examples. Instead of the man vs. woman binary, this map uses masculine, feminine, both, and neither to describe a spectrum of gender identities.
Beyond Ex-Gay is an online community and resource for people who have survived ex-gay experiences such as so-called "conversion therapy" or "reparative therapy."
The Family Acceptance Project® is a research, intervention, education and policy initiative that works to prevent health and mental health risks for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender children and youth, including suicide, homelessness and HIV – in the context of their families, cultures and faith communities. They use a research-based, culturally grounded approach to help ethnically, socially and religiously diverse families to support their LGBT children.
World Professional Association for Transgender Health
The World Professional Association for Transgender Health promotes the highest standards of health care for individuals through the articulation of Standards of Care (SOC) for the Health of Transsexual, Transgender, and Gender Nonconforming People. The SOC are based on the best available science and expert professional consensus.