MyTransHealth Website: www.mytranshealth.com Services Provided: allows you to search for service providers: medical, legal, mental health and crisis
Trans Health Clinics Website: www.trans-health.com/clinics/www.trans-health.com/clinics/ Services Provided: a list of clinics with experience in trans healthcare
RAD Remedy (Referral Aggregate Database) Website: www.radremedy.org Services Provided: a network of providers that are trans competent
Copblock Website: www.copblock.org/apps Services Provided: a list of phone apps that can be helpful in the face of police misconduct
Resources for Allies
PFLAG’s LGBT Parents Forum Group meets in Columbia the third Monday of every month. Open to all, LBGT or otherwise. Website: www.pflagmd.org
To learn more about how to be a supportive parent, family member, or friend to a loved one who is transgender – and to download a free copy of PFLAG National’s newest publication, “Our Trans Loved Ones: Questions and Answers for Parents, Families, and Friends of People Who Are Transgender and Gender Expansive.” Website: community.pflag.org/transgender
To learn more about how to be an ally to a trans person, visit PFLAG’s Straight for Equity site and check out their “Guide to Being a Trans Ally” publication. Website: www.straightforequity.org/trans PFLAG T*Families Support Group Meets at Fairfax Regional Library, Facilitator Libby McKnight 10360 North St., Fairfax, VA 22030 Phone: (202)-460-6002 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Hours of Operation: 4th Sunday of every month 3:30pm to 5:00 pm (call or email to confirm location and time) Services Provided: support for family and friends of trans men and trans women
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