The YWCA of Greater Portland, Oregon, which provides direct services to the local community and advocates for social change, is working to change that with a program that addresses the needs of transgender people seeking shelter and housing services.
News that impacts the transgender community, from transphobic news coverage to positive and uplifting personal stories
The Windy City Times published a third article in an investigative series about the arrest of Eisha Love and the subsequent murders of Paige Clay and Tiffany Gooden.Eisha Love was charged with first degree attempted murder after surviving a transphobic attack on Chicago's west side.
After a transgender girl was disciplined and fined by her teachers for wearing a skirt to school in Brazil, her fellow classmates wore skirts to protest and support her.
Trans advocate Brynn Tannehill interviewed parents of transgender children and unveiled similar patterns among the families.
After trans teen Jane Doe briefly escapes custody, #JusticeForJane campaign to hold rally for her release
On Tuesday, the transgender teenager known as Jane Doe, who was imprisoned by order of the Connecticut Department of Children and Families (DCF) in May without criminal charges against her, briefly escaped from custody at a juvenile center for delinquent boys before being found by police hours later.