Support groups & information resources

The Enchanté Network of Canada

Enchanté is a national network connecting and supporting over 160 pride centres and 2SLGBTQ+ service providers in all provinces. Trans Canadians can use their membership list to find support locally.

Posted Jan 22
TGEU Directory

TGEU networks trans support groups throughout Europe.

Posted Jan 22
ILGA (International Lesbian and Gay Ascn) Global Directory

ILGA provides a worldwide directory of lgbtq groups and information on the status of trans people globally.

Posted Jan 22
CenterLink Directory of LGBTQ Centers (US+)

CenterLink is one place to look for local lgbtq support especially in the US.

Posted Jan 22

Transgender online support chat group.

Posted Sep 17
Trans Lifeline

Support for US and Canadian residents, dedicated to the well being of transgender people. They run a hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people. Trans Lifeline volunteers are ready to respond to whatever support needs members of our community might have.

Posted Nov 16
Transgender Peer Associates

A not-for-profit company, that aims to provide social and emotional support services, including peer support and mentoring, to any individual that identifies as transgender, transexual, gender assigned incongruent, transvestite, crossdresser, intersex, gender queer, gender questioning or any actual or perceived gender variance, their significant others and those who support them.

Posted Sep 14
Gendered Intelligence

Creative workshops, arts programmes, conferences and youth group sessions.

Posted Sep 14
Transsexual Road Map

An excellent free guide to process of transitioning, and the social issues around it.

Posted Sep 14
Transgender Zone

Comprehensive website including medical information, a guide to venues and opinion about transgender representation in the media for both MtFs and FtMs.

Posted Sep 14
Scottish Transgender Alliance

Support for trans people, equality organisations, policymakers and employers in Scotland, UK.

Posted Sep 14

Family and individual support for teenagers and children with gender identity issues.

Posted Sep 14
Gender trust

Organisation which supports adults whose lives are affected by gender identity issues, as well as families and employers of transsexual or transgender people.

Posted Sep 14
Gender Identity Research and Education Society (GIRES)

Information for trans people, their families and medical professionals.

Posted Sep 14
Clare Project

Brighton, UK based support group ‘open to anyone wishing to explore issues around gender identity’.

Posted Sep 14
The Beaumont Society

National self-help body run by and for those who cross-dress or are transsexual, and for their partners.

Posted Sep 14