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Links: Transgender People
HIV/AIDS-Specific Resources
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HIV InSite Knowledge Base
HIV Transmission and Prevention in Transgender People
HIV/AIDS-Specific Resources
Asian and Pacific Islander Wellness Center
HIV-specific programs and services for API transgender people. Located in San Francisco.
Positive Health Project
PHP is located on Manhattan's west side in New York City. It provides HIV prevention and care services to high risk, marginalized populations in the community that remain at very high risk of infection and transmission.
Transgender Trainings for Health Care Providers, Medical Students and Human Service Providers
Web site of Samuel Lurie, a provider of trainings on the health care of transgender people to the AIDS Education and Training Centers, community clinics, and health departments.
Trans-health Information Project (TIP)
A community-based organization designed by and for transgender, transexual, and gender-variant people in Philadelphia.
General Resources
The Gender Identity Project
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center in New York City offers trans-specific services including support groups, counseling and trainings.
International Foundation for Gender Education
Advocacy and education clearinghouse for transgender issues. Site includes referrals, online bookstore, quarterly newsletter.
International Journal of Transgenderism
A peer-reviewed, quarterly publication, updated with new articles during the quarter.
Jim Collins Foundation
The mission of the Jim Collins Foundation is to provide financial assistance to transgender people for gender-confirming surgeries.
National Center for Transgender Equality
The National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) is a national social justice organization devoted to ending discrimination and violence against transgender people through education and advocacy on national issues of importance to transgender people.
Queer Transmen
A website by the Gay/Bi/Queer Transmen Working Group of the Ontario Gay Men's HIV Prevention Strategy. The group raises awareness about the sexual health of transmen and shares information surroundings transmen's complex bodies, sexualities and sex lives.
Tom Waddell Health Center Transgender Clinic
A multidisciplinary primary care clinic focusing on the needs of underserved transgender populations of San Francisco.
Protocols for Hormonal Reassignment of Gender
Transgender American Veterans Association
TAVA collaborates with other concerned gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) organizations to ensure that transgender veterans will receive appropriate care for their medical conditions in accordance with the Veterans' Administration's standards.
Transgender Civil Rights Project
A handbook for activists and policymakers from the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force.
Transgender Economic Empowerment Initiative
A collaborative program designed to help transgender individuals find stable jobs that provide a living wage, benefits, and opportunities for advancement.
Transgender Forum
Features a Community Center, with bulletin boards and links to support groups nationwide.
Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund
Committed to ending discrimination based upon gender identity and expression and achieving equality for transgender people through public education, test-case litigation, direct legal services, community organizing, and public policy efforts.
Transgender Training and Advocacy
Training consulting committed to working with advocates and allies of transgender people so they can better meet the specific needs of trans people in areas of health care, HIV/AIDS services, counseling, case management, education, housing and employment.
Transgender Women's Resources
Medical and other resources for transsexual women from Anne Lawrence, MD.
Trans-Health Conference
Annual conference held in Philadelphia for community members and providers. Organized by the Mazzoni Center.
Trans-Health.com
An online magazine of health and fitness for transsexual and transgendered people.
TransKids Purple Rainbow Foundation
Dedicated to funding research and education about transgender issues to build a brighter future for all TransKids.
Transster.com
Site serves as a repository for images of FTM gender reassignment surgery results. A free user account must be created to access site.
Trans Youth
Created to link trans youth and the people in their lives with current resources, including coming out, trans pride, health care, body modification, dating and sex, school, work, id document changes, hotlines, organizations and shelters, conferences, online connections, books and media, and how to get involved.
World Professional Association for Transgender Health
(WPATH) formerly known as the Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria Association, Inc. (HBIGDA) is an international professional organization devoted to the understanding and treatment of gender identity disorders.