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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon

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1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 110, Portland, OR 97204

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Transgender Resources

Trans Vocal Training

Local trans woman teaching transgender voice training to those wanting a more masculine, feminine, or androgynous voice.

Gender Identity Resources from Department of Justice

Brochure of gender identity resources to all advocacy & civil rights orgs and city departments from Community Relations Service at US Dept of Justice.

Ally Electrolysis

Electrolysis provider in Portland to help our transgender community located at 8230 SW Barbur Blvd

Black & Beyond the Binary Collective

Black & Beyond the Binary Collective builds the leadership, healing, and safety for Black - African transgender, queer, nonbinary, and intersex (TQNI+) Oregonians.

Black Trans Advocacy Coalition

Improve the black trans human experience by overcoming violence and injustice in the world through the power, value and love of all people.

Brave Space LLC

Brave Space creates community and facilitates access to expert and knowledgeable providers for transgender and non-binary children, youth, adults, and their families. Located on Powell Blvd in Portland, OR.

Gender Diversity

Increases the awareness and understanding of the wide range of gender diversity in children, adolescents, and adults by providing family support, building community, increasing societal awareness and improving the well-being for people of all gender IDs.

Gender Spectrum

Works to create gender sensitive and inclusive environments for all children and teens.

National Center for Transgender Equality

The National Center for Transgender Equality advocates to change policies and society to increase understanding and acceptance of transgender people.

Northwest Gender Alliance

A social, support and educational group for individuals who desire to explore and express another gender. The group cosponsors Esprit, an annual national conference for the transgender community.

Real You Electrolysis

Portland-based electrolysis practice that provides permanent hair removal. Especially focused on hair removal for the face and bottom surgery prep for the transgender community. Hair removal for any body part offered, and all genders are welcome.


Service Members, Partners, Allies for Respect and Tolerance for All

State by state resource for changing gender markers on a driver's license

Updating gender markers on government-issued documents such as a driver's license can also help one to truly feel like their authentic self. However, depending on your state, this process may take more than just a trip to the DMV.

Support for Gender Confirmation

Financing & Support for Gender Confirmation Surgery - on money geek

Sylvia Rivera Law Project

SRLP works to improve access to respectful and affirming social, health, and legal services for our communities.

The Greater Portland Trans Unity

A volunteer committee organizing events to build community and foster solidarity among trans, nonbinary, intersex, and two spirit people in Portland.

Trans Justice at the Audre Lorde Project

A political group created by and for Trans and Gender Non-Conforming people of color.

Trans Latin@ Coalition

Advocates for the specific needs of the Trans Latin@ community that resides in the USA and to plan strategies that improve quality of life.

Trans Lifeline


Trans Women of Color Collective

Uplifting the narratives, leadership, and lived experiences of trans people of color, while building towards the collective liberation of all oppressed people.

Trans Youth Equality Foundation

Education, advocacy, and support for transgender youth and their families

TransActive Gender Project

TransActive Gender Project provides a holistic range of services and expertise to empower transgender and gender diverse children, youth and their families in living healthy lives, free of discrimination.

Transgender American Veterans Association

Advocates for the equality of transgender veterans and active duty service members to receive fair and equal treatment in areas such as healthcare, benefits, and open transgender military service.

Transgender Americans Belong: An Open Letter to America's Employers

A letter from Aimee Stephens who was fired from her job after notifying her employer of her intention to transition

Transgender Law Center

TLC is the largest national trans-led organization advocating self-determination for all people.

TransYouth Family Allies

Organization that is supportive of trans, gender variant and gender questioning children and their families.

Tranz Guys PDX

A peer-led social support and discussion group that meets on the third Sunday of every month from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Q Center.