Since 1970, Head & Hands has been committed to the physical and mental health of our community’s youth. Today, we offer a number of medical, social, and legal services including: Information and referrals Medical clinics and special HIV testing clinics The Sense Project sex education program Legal assistance, accompaniment, and lawyer consultations Social counseling with… read more »
Summary: Transgender people are those who may act, feel, or view their gender identity differently than the way society expects males and females to be. It is a neurodevelopmental condition that is “hard-wired” into the brain which means that they do not choose to be this way. And as one would support anyone else with… read more »
OII United States’ mission is: To campaign for the human rights of all intersex people, particularly the right to self-determination and bodily integrity. To support intersex individuals by providing information and contact with other intersex people from various groups and geographical regions. To provide information concerning actual life experiences of people with intersex variations to… read more »
Camp Outright is a six day/five night residential summer camp program for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, queer, questioning, and allied (LGBTQQA) youth, ages 13-22, located in Vermont. Campers will be separated into two groups: ages 13-17 and ages 18-22. $350.00 sliding scale fee.
EN Rainbow Health Ontario (RHO) is a province-wide program that works to improve the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people in Ontario through education, research, outreach, and public policy advocacy. RHO is a program of Sherbourne Health Centre, which has been providing comprehensive primary health programs and services to the LGBT… read more »
EN PFLAG Canada is Canada’s only national organisation that helps Canadians struggling with issues of sexual orientation and/or gender identity. PFLAG Canada supports, educates and provides resources to parents, families, friends, and colleagues with questions or concerns 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. FR PFLAG Canada est la seule organisation nationale qui soutient… read more »
The National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) is a social justice organisation dedicated to advancing the equality of transgender people through advocacy, collaboration and empowerment. NCTE also works to strengthen the transgender movement and individual investment in this movement by highlighting opportunities for coalition-building, promoting available resources, and providing technical assistance and training to trans… read more »
Offers information, support, friendship, and shared experiences for individual young people, with or without support from their families, whether they are out or not. Help for families to understand and accept their child’s gender identity. Also offers help to family members, professionals and others who are worried about a child or young person. Support available… read more »
Gender Spectrum provides education, training and support to help create a gender sensitive and inclusive environment for children of all ages. They provide, or arrange, consultation, training and events designed to help families, educators, professionals, and organisations understand and address the concepts of gender identity and expression. Useful to both parents and educators.
Gender Odyssey started as an annual international conference focused on the needs and interests of transgender and gender non-conforming people. It has since expanded to be a conference, workshop, film, reception and performance organizing institution that hosts over 70 of these such events each year. Their main event is an annual international conference as was… read more »