International resources for transsexual women

Europe

LINK: Kate Kira's European TS site (europeants.org)

LINK: European Transgender Network (tgeu.net)

Austria

LINK: TransX: Verein für TransGender Personen (transx.at)

France

LINK: Txy (txy.fr)

LINK: STS - Support Transgenre Strasbourg (sts67.org)

Germany

LINK: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Transidentität und Intersexualität e.V. (dgti.org)

LINK: Menschenrecht und Transsexualitšt (mut23.de)

Ireland

LINK: Ciara's Irish Resources (indigo.ie/~prospero/html/irishres.htm)

LINK: Irish-T mailing list (egroups.com/community/Irish-T)

LINK: Transgender Equality Network Ireland (teni.ie)

Italy

LINK: Crisalide AzioneTrans (crisalide-azionetrans.it)

Netherlands

LINK: Landelijke Kontaktgroep (lkgtent.nl)

Portugal

LINK: ªt. * Associação Para O Estudo e Defesa Do Direito À Identidade de Género (a-trans.planetaclix.pt)

Spain

LINK: AET: Transexualia (transexualia.org)

LINK: Carla Antonelli (carlaantonelli.com)

LINK: WPATH announces a Spanish translation of Standards of Care v6 (PDF)

United Kingdom

LINK: Press for Change (PFC) (pfc.org.uk)

LINK: Department for Constitutional Affairs policy page (dca.gov.uk/constitution/transsex/policy.htm)

LINK: Mermaids (mermaidsuk.org.uk) for young people in transition

LINK: Gender Identity Research and Education Society (gires.org.uk)

LINK: The Beaumont Society (beaumontsociety.org.uk)

LINK: Depend (depend.org.uk)

LINK: The Gender Trust (gendertrust.org.uk)

LINK: Gendys Network (gender.org.uk/gendys)

LINK: A guide for young trans people in the UK from the Department of Health

LINK: Stonewall Housing (stonewallhousing.org) housing for LGBT people age 16-25 +housing support line

LINK: GALOP (galop.org.uk) support for LGBT people facing abuse and harrasment

LINK: Gendered Intelligence (genderedintelligence.co.uk) trans youth group (16-24) + trans trainings for school/buisnesses.

 

North America

Mexico

LINK: Disforia de Genero (disforiadegenero.org): Por mujeres transexuales o transgéneros de México y Estados Unidos

Recursos transexualidad en México

La deuda con el colectivo transexual mexicano (English translation)

LINK: WPATH announces a Spanish translation of Standards of Care v6 (PDF)

Canada

In Toronto, do not under any circumstances go to the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, aka The Clarke Institute!

LINK: Transgender Health Program Vancouver (vch.ca/transhealth)

Their work in Canada illustrates that alternative architectures are possible for trans healthcare. The monolithic, controlling, centralised gender centre approach is not a given, merely a rather unfortunate byproduct of a marginalied history, just as there was nothing to commend backstreet abortion when unwanted pregnancies were similarly problematised by society. Includes a great overview of services [PDF]

LINK: The 519

A drop-in in downtown Toronto for transsexual and transgender youth age 26 and under.

LINK: Sherbourne Health Centre

At Sherbourne Health Centre, we offer a wide range of primary health care programs and services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, two-spirited, intersex, queer, or questioning individuals. Our goal is to provide you with dignified, non-judgemental services to help you feel better, cope better with day-to-day challenges, and address specific LGBT health issues.

LINK: Canadian Transsexual Fight For Rights (ctffr.org) [via archive.org]

Information by province and excellent section for transsexual youth. [via archive.org]

Middle East

LINK: The International Transsexual Sisterhood (the-sisterhood.net) [via archive.org]

Australia

LINK: W-O-M-A-N Network (w-o-m-a-n.net) [via archive.org]

LINK: The Gender Centre (Sydney) (gendercentre.org.au)

LINK: Australian Transsexual Support Network (atsnaustralia.org/) [via archive.org]

New Zealand

LINK: Trans Care Trust (transhelp.net.nz/)

Auckland, New Zealand. Non-membership based, offer support, advice and a chance to meet others. Meetings last Friday of the month at a private residence, Mangere Bridge, Auckland. Social functions organised various times and places usually arranged at the meetings Everyone welcome to meetings and social functions.

Asia

India

LINK: Violence against the transgender in India: PUCL report (and Lynn Conway's mirror)

Philippines

LINK: Society of Transsexual Women of the Philippines (STRAP) (m2fstrap.org) [via archive.org]

Singapore

Transition in Singapore

Transgender ASIA (transgenderasia.org)

Taiwan

LINK: Transgender Taiwan (transgender-taiwan.org/)

Thailand

Transition in Thailand

LINK: Transgender in Thailand (home.att.net/~leela2) [via archive.org]