Trans people tell their stories

Here are a couple of places where you can watch, read, or listen to trans people talk about their stories or share their photos. New York Times: Transgender Lives: Your Stories I am trans: Trans people speak: A project of Mass Trans Political Coalition The Espavo Project: Espavo means “Thank you for taking your powerContinue reading “Trans people tell their stories”

May 2020 GDCCNH meeting

DO YOU WANT TO BE A MEMBEROF THE GENDER DIVERSE CARECOALITION NH? NEXT MEETING: FRIDAY 5/6/22-330 ON ZOOM Our May 6th meeting will include informationand resource sharing focused on current eventsfacing gender diverse people both in NewHampshire and nationally. We will also offerupdated guidance for supporting clients who wantto update their legal documents. The lastContinue reading “May 2020 GDCCNH meeting”

Trans Day of Visibility and Action

Trans Day of Visibility was yesterday. Given that there has been some difficult news lately, I wanted to share some positive updates about the Biden administration’s new policies effecting trans and nonbinary people: Finally, Some Good News On Trans Rights Listen now (9 min) | Pres. Biden releases numerous new policies. charlotteclymer.substack.com PFLAG also hasContinue reading “Trans Day of Visibility and Action”

Save the date: Trans Resistance March

Trans Resistance March & Festival // Trans Resistance MA // @ Franklin Park Playstead // Boston, MASat JUN 11 // TBASave the date for the 3rd annual Trans Resistance March and Festival for Black Trans Lives! Featuring performances by trans and queer artists, local vendors and food trucks, and community resources. March starts at NubianContinue reading “Save the date: Trans Resistance March”

Mental Health Matter’s Podcast episode: Mental Health & the LGBTQIA+ Community with Harvey Feldman, LCMHC

Listen here to Mental Health Matter’s Podcast episode: Mental Health & the LGBTQIA+ Community with Harvey Feldman, LCMHC What gets covered: Harvey shares his personal and professional background and how he became interested in working with this population The creation of the Gender Diverse Care Coalition of NH and understanding the offerings and opportunities forContinue reading “Mental Health Matter’s Podcast episode: Mental Health & the LGBTQIA+ Community with Harvey Feldman, LCMHC”

Free Transgender Training by Maine Transnet

Transgender Introductory Primer Webinar // Maine TransNet // onlineFri JAN 21 // 12 – 2:30pmOrganizers write, “We’re excited to partner with the Maine Public Health Association and the New England Public Health Training Center to offer our Transgender Introductory Primer for allied health and public health professionals across New England on January 21st. Our primerContinue reading “Free Transgender Training by Maine Transnet”

Informed Consent and Gender Diversity

The Gender Diverse Care Coalition of New Hampshire endorses an informed consent framework when writing letters of medical necessity, as an essential element of gender affirming care. The WPATH Standards of Care state that these letters can be done in one session, an acknowledgement that informed consent is generally the standard for making medical andContinue reading “Informed Consent and Gender Diversity”

Free LGBTQ+ trainings and letter templates from Fenway Health

Fenway Health in Boston, MA is a leader in LGBTQ health care and research. In addition to their work with LGBTQ+ patients, they host the National LGBTQ+ Education Center which offers free video trainings and documents on a variety of LGBTQ+ specific topics. Once you enroll for a free account you have access to manyContinue reading “Free LGBTQ+ trainings and letter templates from Fenway Health”