Resources for Transgender Youth
Gender Spectrum offers a wide variety of resources for transgender and gender-expansive children, teens, and their families. Their online community space, known as The Lounge, hosts a number of groups, including Transitioning as a Young Adult, Genderqueers, Trans*ing College, Parents and Primary Caregivers, and more. To view the full list of groups, visit genderspectrum.org/lounge/
Gender Spectrum also offers in-person support groups and trainings, as well as an annual summer conference for youth and families. For more information, visit genderspectrum.org/category/we-can-help.
Bay Area Rainbow Day Camp
Bay Area Rainbow Day Camp is a summer program designed to empower gender-expansive youth by creating a safe space in which to explore gender identity amongst peers. The camp is held in El Cerrito and offers programs for ages 5-12 and 13-17.
Resources for Transgender Adults
Transgender Parent Support Group
Transgender Parent Support Group, Our Family Coalition, San Francisco
Running near-continuously for over ten years, our Trans and Gender Nonconforming Parent support group is for parents, prospective parents, partners, and co-parents to connect and share what's on their minds. From the workplace to trans activism, transition to temper tantrums, folks connect in a safe space with friendly, supportive people. See the calendar for upcoming meetings.
Lyon-Martin Health Services
Lyon-Martin Health Services, San Francisco
Lyon-Martin Health Services offers primary, preventative, and mental health services in a trans-affirmative environment. The clinic accepts MediCal and MediCare, as well as many private insurance plans, and offers sliding scale fees for patients who are uninsured.
Resources for All Ages
Multi-Specialty Transitions Department, Kaiser Permanente
Multi-Specialty Transitions Department, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland Medical Center, Oakland
The Multi-Specialty Transitions Department offers culturally competent, comprehensive healthcare services for transgender Kaiser Permanente members, including hormone consultations, surgical evaluations, psychological services, and gynecological care. If you are currently a member of Kaiser Permanente, you can ask your Primary Care Physician for a referral. For information on membership options, visit kp.org.
Gender Pathways Clinic, Kaiser Permanente
Gender Pathways Clinic, Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco
The Gender Pathways Clinic offers integrated, cross-disciplinary healthcare services for transgender and gender-expansive Kaiser Permanente members. If you are currently a member of Kaiser Permanente, you can ask your Primary Care Physician for a referral. For information on membership options, visit kp.org.