Transgender Resources

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A New Resolution: New Calls and Ways to Protect Black Trans Women

The murder of a Black trans woman on New Year's Day signals an ongoing need for protections in the community.

Jeopardy! champion Amy Schneider talks with GLAAD about her historic winning streak

Amy Schneider, a transgender woman from Oakland, California, talks with Alex Schmider, GLAAD's Associate Director of Transgender Representation, about how she's navigating her newfound fame, when she got the Jeopardy! call, and the message she hopes transgender people can take from her success on the game show.

The 2022 Independent Spirit Awards nominees list is full of LGBTQ storytelling prowess

Film Independent has released its list of nominees for the 2022 Independent (Indie) Spirit Awards in film and television and there's no shortage of amazing LGBTQ-inclusive names amongst those being honored.

Must-See LGBTQ TV: Premieres of "With Love" and "Christmas House Two: Deck Those Halls!"

Grab the remote, set your DVR or queue up your streaming service of choice! GLAAD is bringing you the LGBTQ highlights on TV this week. Check back every Sunday for up-to-date coverage in LGBTQ-inclusive programming on TV.

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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

A New Resolution: New Calls and Ways to Protect Black Trans Women

The murder of a Black trans woman on New Year's Day signals an ongoing need for protections in the community.

Jeopardy! champion Amy Schneider talks with GLAAD about her historic winning streak

Amy Schneider, a transgender woman from Oakland, California, talks with Alex Schmider, GLAAD's Associate Director of Transgender Representation, about how she's navigating her newfound fame, when she got the Jeopardy! call, and the message she hopes transgender people can take from her success on the game show.

The 2022 Independent Spirit Awards nominees list is full of LGBTQ storytelling prowess

Film Independent has released its list of nominees for the 2022 Independent (Indie) Spirit Awards in film and television and there's no shortage of amazing LGBTQ-inclusive names amongst those being honored.

Must-See LGBTQ TV: Premieres of "With Love" and "Christmas House Two: Deck Those Halls!"

Grab the remote, set your DVR or queue up your streaming service of choice! GLAAD is bringing you the LGBTQ highlights on TV this week. Check back every Sunday for up-to-date coverage in LGBTQ-inclusive programming on TV.

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