Transgendered people

Transgendered people

Trans health project

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Ontario Public Health Association
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Investigates the specific needs, unique barriers and existing gaps in service for transpeople in Ontario. Reveals that access and equity around overall health care and social services for transpeople poses numerous challenges/barriers for this highly marginalized community.

Expanding our understanding of gendered violence: violence against trans people and loved ones

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English
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Author: 
Joshua Mira Goldberg
Caroline White
Publisher: 
BC Institute Against Family Violence
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Argues that a significant barrier to trans survivors and loved ones accessing anti-violence and related services is the adherence to conventional definitions of gender. States that a solid understanding of trans-specific issues is necessary for anti-violence agencies. Includes strategies for inclusion for anti-violence agencies in order for them to be competent to provide services to trans people.

Information needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered health care professionals: results of an Internet survey

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English
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Online
Author: 
Charles R. Fikar
Latrina Keith
Publisher: 
Journal of the Medical Library Association
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Chicago, IL

Examines basic facts and considred opinions from health care professionals and students about the information needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered health care professionals and their interactions with medical librarians.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 15365050

Lesbian Gay Bi Trans YouthLine

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Training
Community education/development
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Provides peer support and information services within Ontario to youth of all cultures and abilities who may identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, two-spirited and transgendered, transexual, queer or questioning. Resource listing.

Primary Telephone: 
416-962-9688
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@youthline.ca
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-268-9688
Street Address: 
PO Box 62 Stn F
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4Y 2L4
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Transgender Health Program

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Training
Advocacy
Support group/peer support
Clinical or health care services

Provides an anonymous and confidential free service for anyone living in BC who has a transgender health question.

Primary Telephone: 
604-734-1514
Email Address: 
transhealth@vch.ca
Fax Number: 
604-633-4241
Tollfree Phone Number: 
866-999-1514
Street Address: 
301-1292 Hornby St
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6Z 1W2

Transitioning our shelters: a guide to making homeless shelters safe for transgender people

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Lisa Mottet
John M. Ohle
Publisher: 
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Policy Institute and the National Coalition for the Homeless
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Provides a guide to help homeless shelters implement an effective nondiscrimination policy to make them safe for transgender people.

Gender Identity Clinic

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Support group/peer support

Helps gender dysphoric men learn alternative ways of coping with cross-gender feelings and cross-dressing by sharing experiences with similar individuals. Provides an emotionally supportive milieu, in which members can speak freely about their gender-related feelings. This program is intended for married, separated or divorced men or those involved in informal but significant relationships with female partners. Professionally facilitated.

Primary Telephone: 
(416) 535-8501 ext 4077
Email Address: 
maxine_peterson@camh.net
Fax Number: 
(416) 979-6965
Street Address: 
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Addt'l Street Address: 
250 College St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5T 1R8

American Educational Gender Information Service

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy
Publisher

Forms a clearinghouse for information about transgender and transsexual issues. Publishes the journal Chrysalis: The Journal of Transgressive Gender Identities; AEGIS News, The Transgender Treatment Bulletin, and various other materials. Promotes nonjudgemental treatment and depathologicalization of persons with transgender and transsexual issues. Maintains an extensive database of support groups, helping professionals, and other resources throughout the world.

Email Address: 
aegis@mindspring.com
Street Address: 
PO Box 33724
City: 
Decatur
Province: 
Georgia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
30033

Internatinal journal of transgenderism

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English
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Publisher: 
Symposion Publishing
Publication Place: 
Düsseldorf, Germany

Provides a peer-reviewed scientific journal on transgenderism.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14344599

Trans-Health.com

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Provices an online magazine of health and fitness for transsexual and transgendered people.

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