Articles – Trans 101 – FAQs – Organizations

Trans 101


PFLAG – Our Trans Loved Ones: For parents, families, and friends of people who are transgender and gender expansive (pdf)

HRC – Transgender FAQ

WebMD – What it means to be transgender

GLAAD – Tips for Allies of Transgender People

How Should We Talk About Transgender Issues by Thu-Huong Ha

Simple comic explains how not to derail conversations about gender identity

GLAAD – Understanding Issues Facing Transgender Americans (pdf)

GLAD – We are New Hampshire : Transgender Lives in the Granite State (pdf)

Welcoming Schools – Gender Stereotyping and Identity – Resources on gender for children and adults. Welcoming Schools is a project of the Human Rights Campaign.

Gender Identity and Mental Health



5 accidentally transphobic phrases allies use — and what to say instead – Mashable – Oct 18, 2015

How To Support A Transitioning Loved One – Huffington Post – April 24, 2015

The Transgender Tipping Point – Time – May 29, 2014

The Secret Life of Transgender Rocker Tom Gabel – Rolling Stone – May 31, 2012

I Was Born a Boy – Marie Claire – May 8, 2011



Transgender Inclusion in the Workplace: Recommended Policies and Practices – Human Rights Campaign

Employment – Transgender Law Center

What You Should Know About EEOC and the Enforcement Protections for LGBT Workers – US EEOC

Supporting Transgender Employees – Society for Human Resource Management – Sep 1, 2015

Symantec adapts when transgender employees come out – The Register-Guard – Aug 17, 2015

How to Make Your Workplace Safe for Transgender Employees – Harvard Business Review – Aug 3, 2015

How To Support Transgender Employees In The Workplace – Forbes – Jun 24, 2014

Transgender in the Workplace: The Need for Training – Huffington Post – Aug 28, 2013


International Organizations

World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH)

RAD Remedy – RAD Remedy’s mission is to connect trans, gender non-conforming, intersex, and queer folks to accurate, safe, respectful, and comprehensive care in order to improve individual and community health.

REFUGE Restrooms – REFUGE is a web application that seeks to provide safe restroom access for transgender, intersex, and gender nonconforming individuals.

Global Action for Trans* Equality (GATE)


National Organizations

Human Rights Campaign (HRC) – Working for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Equal Rights

PFLAG National


National Center For Transgender Equality

Transgender Law Center

Movement Advancement Project (MAP)


New England Organizations

GLAD – Transgender Rights Project (not the same as GLAAD)


New Hampshire Organizations and Chapters

PFLAG New Hampshire

New Hampshire Colalition for Transgender Equality

Transgender New Hampshire