Transgender Resources

Recent stories

Hulu premieres "First Day" a groundbreaking series about a trans girl starting middle school

Hannah Bradford is a trans girl starting a new middle school in this beautiful, age-appropriate Australian series about being yourself.

Meet Star Trek: Discovery's Blu del Barrio

Blu, a non-binary actor, joins trans actor Ian Alexander to play the first non-binary and transgender characters in Star Trek's history.

Tyler, a playable trans character, is here in Xbox Game Studios and DONTNOD's 'Tell Me Why'

GLAAD worked closely with Xbox Game Studios and DONTNOD to create Tyler, the first playable transgender character in a game from a major studio.

There's never been a better time to watch 'Disclosure' on Netflix

I am fighting for the day I am allowed to exist in my entirety.


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.