Transgender Resources

Recent stories

Elliot Page, Oscar-nominated star of Umbrella Academy, speaks out about being transgender

Today, TIME Magazine published an interview with Elliot Page who discusses his decision to disclose that he is transgender and his work as an advocate to fight for full equality for all transgender people.

Guest Post from B. Scott: "This is not a coming out letter."

GLAAD is pleased to share this guest post from B. Scott on the heels of the announcement of their new and historic BET talk show.

GLAAD and the Onslow County LGBTQ+ Community Center Urge Changes to Coverage for More Accurate and Respectful Reporting of the Death of Jenna Franks

GLAAD joins call to demand media outlets update stories to remove trans woman’s birth name as reported by local sheriff

This docu-series spotlights trans people across the country who persisted under the Trump administration

Director Tony Zosherafatain and Executive Producer Trace Lysette talk about their new docu-series "Trans in Trumpland" coming to Topic.com.

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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

Elliot Page, Oscar-nominated star of Umbrella Academy, speaks out about being transgender

Today, TIME Magazine published an interview with Elliot Page who discusses his decision to disclose that he is transgender and his work as an advocate to fight for full equality for all transgender people.

Guest Post from B. Scott: "This is not a coming out letter."

GLAAD is pleased to share this guest post from B. Scott on the heels of the announcement of their new and historic BET talk show.

GLAAD and the Onslow County LGBTQ+ Community Center Urge Changes to Coverage for More Accurate and Respectful Reporting of the Death of Jenna Franks

GLAAD joins call to demand media outlets update stories to remove trans woman’s birth name as reported by local sheriff

This docu-series spotlights trans people across the country who persisted under the Trump administration

Director Tony Zosherafatain and Executive Producer Trace Lysette talk about their new docu-series "Trans in Trumpland" coming to Topic.com.

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