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Community-Based Crisis Support

Community-Based Crisis Support Hotlines That Avoid Police Crisis Support Guides Support Groups for Survivors of Forced Treatment Peer Support Orgs & Respites Mental Health Crisis Response via 911 or 311 (not always community-based) Providers and more resources

By |2022-10-12T15:30:59-07:00September 23rd, 2022|Comments Off on Community-Based Crisis Support
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Global Nongovernmental Organizations (NGO’s)

International All Out - global not-profit focused on political advocacy for the human rights of TLGBQIA+ communities Arcus Foundation - focused on issues related to TLGBQIA+ rights, social justice, ape conservation, and environmental preservation Astraea Lesbian Foundation For Justice - working exclusively to advance TLGBQIA+ human rights around the globe Global Action for Trans Equality (GATE) - international advocacy organization working toward justice and equality for TGNBI communities Global Equality Caucus - international network of parliamentarians and elected representatives aiming to tackle discrimination against TLGBQIA+ people Human Dignity Trust - UK-based organization that focuses on strategic litigation challenging the criminalization of TLGBQIA+ people globally International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA) International LGBTQI Youth & Student Organisation (IGLYO) International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Intersex Law Association (ILGLaw) Kaleidoscope Trust - non-profit that campaigns for the human rights of TLGBQIA+ people in countries where they are discriminated Mama Cash - supports women, girls, trans people, and intersex people who fight for their rights Open Society Foundations - seeks to combat discrimination by empowering TLGBQIA+ communities to promote and defend their human rights Organisation Intersex International (OII) - global advocacy and support group for people with intersex traits OutRight Action International (OutRight) – human rights NGO that addresses human rights violations and abuses against TLGBQIA+ people StrandsForTrans.com – Strands For Trans maps trans-friendly barbershops and salons in the US, Canada, Mexico, the UK, ...

By |2022-08-31T16:58:38-07:00February 25th, 2022|Comments Off on Global Nongovernmental Organizations (NGO’s)
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Glossary of Terms & Definitions

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | Citations A Agender - A person who does not identify themselves as having a particular gender and may feel as though they fall outside of the gender spectrum. Some agender people may define their gender as neither male nor female, while others may consider themselves genderless (i.e. they do not possess a gender at all). Agender people may or may not transition socially, medically, and/or legally (Trans Primer, 2019). Kai always felt deeply uncomfortable claiming any sort of gender identity, and gradually began to realize that they were agender. Androgen - A group of masculinizing hormones (such as testosterone) that are either produced endogenously by a person’s body or administered exogenously via injections, tablets, topical gels, and/or subcutaneous implants. Androgyny or Androgynous - A term often used to reference a person’s outward gender expression, although it is occasionally used to describe someone whose gender identity falls outside of the gender binary. When applied to gender expression, androgyny may involve appearances that combine conventionally masculine and feminine traits, or gender presentations that fall outside of the ...

By |2023-01-27T16:27:30-08:00April 20th, 2021|Comments Off on Glossary of Terms & Definitions
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Anti-Racism & Not Relying On Police

DontCallThePolice.com - local and national community-based alternatives to calling police or 911, by city Mandatory Reporting is Not Neutral CollectiveSelf defense skills Radical Library Protest Safety Guide 12 Things To Do Instead of Call The Police Transform Harm Defund Police BreakOUT - New Orleans Interrupting Criminalization Racial Equity Tools Dismantling Racism Works - Web Workbook Why we need reparations for Black Americans

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Supporting a Trans Loved One

Trans Lifeline Friends & Family call-back service Supporting a loved one in crisis without calling the police PFLAG's "Our Trans Loved Ones" guide Trans Youth Family Allies resources for parents HRC's resources for friends & family of trans folks Stand With Trans parent support groups Youth, Student, and Summer Camp resources Pronoun Etiquette Genderqueer & Nonbinary identities glossary of terms Trans Training Institute

By |2022-08-31T17:30:03-07:00November 16th, 2020|Comments Off on Supporting a Trans Loved One