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Breakthrough Ruling in Favor of Transgender Student
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Today, Maine’s highest court ruled that denying a transgender girl the use of the girls’ restroom at her school violated her rights under Maine’s Human Rights Act, which prohibits discrimination against transgender people. The decision in GLAD’s lawsuit Doe v. Clenchy marks the first time a state court has ruled that transgender students must be… read more »

Puberty Blocking & Hormone Therapy for Transgender Adolescents
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From TransActive at www.transactiveonline.org Health Outcomes Subcommittee.   Overview: Transgender i people who are visually gender nonconforming1 are at heightened risk of negative psychological outcomes. Statistically, they are also disproportionately victimized by transphobic discrimination and violence2. A primary contributing factor in this visual nonconformity, (assuming it is not an intentional form of self-expression) are natal pubertal… read more »

Transfigurations – Photodocumentary by Jana Marcus
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Click the link to see the power point presentation of the photodocumentary. This slide show is a partial selection of photos and text from the exhibit. Some text as been shortened to accommodate this medium.   Artist’s Statement   Transfigurations aims to illuminate who transgender people are, a subject which the mainstream culture has often… read more »

What Happens When Your Son Tells You He’s Really A Girl
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This week’s Maclean’s cover story looks at a small but growing number of Canadian children who are transitioning from their gender at birth based on their sexual anatomy to something else—boys to girls, girls to boys, or to a more ambiguous identity—in the way they dress and behave. Look for the full story on newsstands now,… read more »

I’m a transgender woman, and this is what it’s like
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An article which featuring a personal journey and self discovery and questioning how we define male/female. Featuring… To the edge and back: journey to transition The why: one theory with reference link I know who I am: a look into “what constitutes a “real woman?” thoughtful and argumented look into challenging how we think of… read more »

Quest Community Health Centre

We are a Community Health Centre in St Catharines that provides gender affirming care to transgender youth, and gender independent children and their families. We will provide education and counselling to families in a supportive environment. If agreed upon will provide referral for puberty blockers and cross gender hormone therapy if under 16 years of… read more »