Transgender Resources

Recent stories

In "No Ordinary Man" trans men reflect on the life of jazz musician Billy Tipton, reclaiming his place in trans history

With trans people both in front of and behind the camera, "No Ordinary Man" puts the focus on trans men and transmasculine people -- past and present.

Michaela Jaé (Mj) Rodriguez, Billy Porter, and POSE make history with 73rd Annual Emmy Award nominations!

Michaela Jaé (Mj) Rodriguez, Billy Porter, and the entire POSE team made history with their 73rd Annual Emmy Award nominations!

Demi Lovato's nonbinary revelation is important in more ways than one

This excerpt is from an essay published on NBC News Think, and can be read in full here.

Kayla Gore, a Black Trans Woman on the Lead to End Homelessness and HIV Prevalence for Black Trans Women

Kayla Gore is the Founder of My Sistah’s House and the Tiny House Project MSH. My Sistah’s House is a TGNC-led organization that provides emergency housing, advocacy, and resource assistance to TLGBQ communities in Memphis, TN. Through their Tiny House Project, My Sistah’s House has built houses to provide a safe place for Black Trans women in the Memphis area to call home. Kayla and My Sistah’s House are part of the National Geographic short-form documentary series, IMPACT with Gal Gadot. The episode premiered on May 17th and coincided with International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia. 

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Resources for Transgender People

Transgender people in crisis should contact the following resources:

Transgender Organizations

Transgender Programs at LGBT Organizations

General Information and Resources

  • The 2015 U.S. Trans Survey is the largest survery of transgender people ever conducted. The data has also been broken down by race, ethnicity, and geography. The survey's results detail the extent of the poverty, discrimination, and violence faced by transgender people. The results are also available in Spanish.
  • Transgender Lives: Your Stories is an interactive campaign created by The New York Times to allow transgender people to tell their own stories in their own words.
  • I AM: Trans People Speak is a campaign created by the Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition (MTPC) and sponsored by GLAAD to raise awareness about the diversity of transgender communities. It lifts the voices of transgender individuals, as well as their families, friends, and allies.

Know of a resource that might be added to this page? Contact GLAAD's Transgender Media Program.

Recent stories

In "No Ordinary Man" trans men reflect on the life of jazz musician Billy Tipton, reclaiming his place in trans history

With trans people both in front of and behind the camera, "No Ordinary Man" puts the focus on trans men and transmasculine people -- past and present.

Michaela Jaé (Mj) Rodriguez, Billy Porter, and POSE make history with 73rd Annual Emmy Award nominations!

Michaela Jaé (Mj) Rodriguez, Billy Porter, and the entire POSE team made history with their 73rd Annual Emmy Award nominations!

Demi Lovato's nonbinary revelation is important in more ways than one

This excerpt is from an essay published on NBC News Think, and can be read in full here.

Kayla Gore, a Black Trans Woman on the Lead to End Homelessness and HIV Prevalence for Black Trans Women

Kayla Gore is the Founder of My Sistah’s House and the Tiny House Project MSH. My Sistah’s House is a TGNC-led organization that provides emergency housing, advocacy, and resource assistance to TLGBQ communities in Memphis, TN. Through their Tiny House Project, My Sistah’s House has built houses to provide a safe place for Black Trans women in the Memphis area to call home. Kayla and My Sistah’s House are part of the National Geographic short-form documentary series, IMPACT with Gal Gadot. The episode premiered on May 17th and coincided with International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia. 

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