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TransYouth Family Allies empowers children and families by partnering with educators, service providers and communities to develop supportive environments in which gender may be expressed and respected. We envision a society free of suicide and violence in which ALL children are respected and celebrated.

Phone:  1-888-462-8932

Email:  info@imatyfa.org

http://imatyfa.org/


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Raise Up is a LGBT awareness campaign, currently focused in southern Indiana, that sheds light on a variety of LGBT issues in hopes of creating more tolerance for the LGBT community

Phone:  812-630-7072
Email:  raiseuplgbt@gmail.com
http://www.raiseuplgbt.com


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       INDIANA UNIVERSITY
   GAY, LESBIAN, BISEXUAL,
      AND TRANSGENDER 

STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES


Part of the Division of Student Affairs at Indiana University, the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Student Support Services (GLBTSSS) office serves as a resource and information center for campus and community individuals, groups, events, and activities. The office provides a welcoming environment for individuals seeking to grow in their understanding of GLBT issues. Overseen by the GLBT Student Support Services Advisory Board, the office also works in conjunction with IU's student groups, offices, and many community, state, and national organizations.

Indiana University
705 E. 7th St.
Bloomington, Indiana, 47408-3809
Office Coordinator:  Doug Bauder
Office Supervisor:  Carol Fischer
Phone:  (812) 855-4252
Email:  glbtserv@indiana.edu

http://www.indiana.edu/~glbt/


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Jean Capler, MSW, LCSW

Jean Capler is a clinical social worker and is currently in private practice in Bloomington, Indiana, and specializes in providing psychotherapy services to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender communities, as well as to the wider community, addressing issues of depression, anxiety, grief/loss, aging, brain injury, and caregiver issues.  Jean is also an adjunct professor in the Indiana University School of Social Work, teaching courses that include “Developmental Issues for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual People,” “Developmental Issues for Transgender People,” “Social Work Policy and Practice with Older Adults,”  “Understanding Diversity in a Pluralistic Society,” and “Generalist Social Work Practice:  Theory and Skills." 

901 S. Rogers St., Suite 205
Bloomington, Indiana 47403
Phone: (812) 331-8244 or (812) 325-0885
Fax: (812) 331-8249



A non-profit organization dedicated to engaging in effective advocacy for transgender people in our society.  The TLPI brings experts and advocates together to work on law and policy initiatives designed to advance transgender equality.

http://www.transgenderlaw.org/



Transgender Law Center works to change law, policy, and attitudes so that all people can live safely, authentically, and free from discrimination regardless of their gender identity or expression.

http://transgenderlawcenter.org/



Working for Lesbian, Gay,
Bisexual and Transgender Equal Rights

http://www.tgforum.com/



The Task Force recognizes that transgender people, like all LGBT people, are diverse, coming from many different racial, ethnic, and class backgrounds and ranging in age and ability just like the rest of society.  This is one of the first national LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) organizations to include trans people in their mission, starting back in 1977.  

http://www.thetaskforce.org/issues/transgender



Transgender Forum

The oldest and largest transgender resource on the net.  Publish a weekly E-zine with articles and information about the transgender community.  

http://www.tgforum.com/


The Kinsey Institute at Indiana University works towards advancing sexual health and knowledge worldwide.  For over 60 years, the institute has been a trusted source for investigating and informing the world about critical issues in sex, gender and reproduction

http://www.kinseyinstitute.org/



The World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH), formerly known as the Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria Association, (HBIGDA), is a professional organization devoted to the understanding and treatment of gender identity disorders. WPATH Mission Statement.

As an international multidisciplinary professional association, the mission of WPATH is to promote evidence based care, education, research, advocacy, public policy and respect in transgender health.

http://www.wpath.org/

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