Useful Resources and Publications:

Model Trans Employment Policy

Published by the Trans Employment Program and Transgender Law Center 

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Guidance Regarding the Employment of Transgender Individuals in the Federal Workplace

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A Blueprint for Equality: Economic Opportunity

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How We Can Eliminate Barriers to Economic Security and Mobility for People with Criminal Records

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Fact Sheet: Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA)

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Know your rights

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Community Partners and Resources:

SF LGBT Center logoThe SF LGBT Center
The mission of the San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) Community Center is to connect our diverse community to opportunities, resources and each other to achieve our vision of a stronger, healthier, and more equitable world for LGBT people and our allies.


TransThrive_Logo2015_HiResTRANS:THRIVE @ API Wellness Center
We transform lives by advancing health, wellness, and equality.





CUAV logo high resCommunity United Against Violence
Founded in 1979, CUAV works to build the power of LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer) communities to transform violence and oppression. We support the healing and leadership of those impacted by abuse and mobilize our broader communities to replace cycles of trauma with cycles of safety and liberation. As part of the larger social justice movement, CUAV works to create truly safe communities where everyone can thrive.

ella_logoEl/La Para Translatinas
We work to build a world where we transLatinas feel we deserve to protect, love and develop ourselves. By building this base, we support transLatinas in protecting ourselves against violence, abuse and illness.

FM_logo_whtFresh Meat Productions
Fresh Meat Productions builds community through the arts by creating, presenting and touring year-round transgender arts programs. Fresh Meat Productions is first organization of it’s kind in the nation.

lyonmartinLyon Martin/Health 360
Lyon-Martin Health Services provides excellent health care to women, lesbians and transgender people in a safe and compassionate environment, with sensitivity to sexual orientation and gender identity; all services are regardless of ability to pay.



NCLR is a national legal organization committed to advancing the civil and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families through litigation, legislation, policy, and public education.

SF Pride logoSF Pride


The Mission of the San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride Celebration Committee is to educate the world, commemorate our heritage, celebrate our culture, and liberate our people.

Shine Study LOGOThe Shine Study
The SHINE Study is the first longitudinal study of trans*female youth ages 16-24 in the San Francisco Bay Area. For the first time in history, over 300 SHINE’ers in the San Francisco Bay Area have shared their experiences with us in this groundbreaking effort to inform society, science and policy makers about the ways in which risk and resilience is constructed!

sji_logo_largecross2-copySt. James Infirmary
The Mission of the St. James Infirmary is to provide free, compassionate and nonjudgmental healthcare and social services for sex workers (current or former) of all genders and sexual orientations while preventing occupational illnesses and injuries through a comprehensive continuum of services.





TAJA_logo_squareTAJA’s Coalition
Driven by the leadership of trans women of color, along with individual and organizational allies, the mission of TAJA’s Coalition is to stop the genocide of trans women of color.

TGIJP logoTGI Justice Project
TGI Justice Project is a group of transgender people—inside and outside of prison—creating a united family in the struggle for survival and freedom.
We work in collaboration with others to forge a culture of resistance and resilience to strengthen us for the fight against imprisonment, police violence, racism, poverty, and societal pressures. We seek to create a world rooted in self determination, freedom of expression, and gender justice.

transmarch logoTrans March
The mission of the San Francisco Trans March is to inspire all trans and gender non­conforming people to realize a world where we are safe, loved, and empowered. We strive to create a space for our diverse communities to unite and achieve the social justice and equality that each of us deserves.

tlc_logoTransgender Law Center
Mission: 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.

Center of Excellence for Transgender Health logoCenter of Excellence for Transgender Health
The mission of the Center of Excellence for Transgender Health is to increase access to comprehensive, effective, and affirming health care services for trans and gender­variant communities.

Dimensions Clinic
The mission of Dimensions Clinic is to increase the physical and mental health and wellness of LGBTQIQ young people in a culturally competent environment.

The mission of the Dimensions Collaborative is to combine efforts across agencies to develop health care programs and services that increase health care access and education for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex & Questioning Youth.

National Center for Transgender Equality

Alliance Health Project

UCSF Division of LGBTQ Services

Gender Equity Resource Center

Equality California


Native American Health Center

Lyric Center for LGBTQQ Youths

The Pacific Center for Human Growth

Out & Equal

Queer at Berkeley

Queer Resource Center – City College

It Gets Better


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