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BC Disability Caucus – Facebook Page
Advancing the interests of disabled British Columbians and covering topics of interest that touch on the lived experiences of persons with disabilities.
The Representation Project – Website
Using film as a catalyst for cultural transformation, The Representation Project inspires individuals and communities to challenge and overcome limiting stereotypes so that everyone, regardless of gender, race, class, age, sexual orientation, or circumstance, can fulfill their human potential. They’ve produced two acclaimed documentaries: Miss Representation (showcases the limiting way that women are presented in the media) and The Mask You Live In (how boys and young men struggle to stay true to themselves given of America’s narrow view of masculinity)
Gendermom – Website
A mom’s chronicle of fun and fear, or, daily life with her young trans daughter
Gender Minorities Aotearoa – Website
Gender Minorities Aotearoa is a community led, cross cultural organisation for transgender, takataapui, intersex, and other sex/gender minorities in Aotearoa
Gender Odyssey Conference – Website Facebook Page
Gender Odyssey is an international conference focused on the needs and interests of transgender and gender-nonconforming people. Packed with thought-provoking workshops, discussion groups, social events and entertainment, this one-of-a-kind annual gathering attracts people from all over the world for an uplifting weekend of skill sharing and community in Seattle, USA.
Original Plumbing – Website Facebook Page
This US-based magazine is dedicated to documenting diversity within the trans male community through photographic portraits and essays, personal narratives, and interviews.
Trans Lifeline – Website
This hotline is primarily for transgender people experiencing a crisis. The hotline is staffed by the true experts on transgender experience, transgender people themselves. (US/Canada)
Trans Rights BC – Website
This project aims to disseminate human rights information that is accurate, accessible, and relevant to the safety and well-being of trans and gender-diverse individuals and their supportive allies across British Columbia.
TransGuys – Website Facebook Page
Transguys is the Internet’s Magazine for Trans Men. TransGuys.com’s focus on providing practical, “in the trenches” information has helped make it one of the top online destinations for trans men from around the world.
Transgender Health Information Program – Website
THIP is a BC-wide information hub providing access to information about gender affirming care and supports. Support services include those for people who identify as trans, their families, friends, loved ones and service providers. (Canada)