Affirming Resources

Suicide Hotlines

If you or someone you know may be at risk of suicide, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. If you’re a young LGBTQ person and need to talk to someone, call The Trevor Project’s 24-hour crisis hotline for youth at 1-866-488-7386. If you are a transgender person of any age, call the Trans Lifeline at 877-565-8860.

Health Care (Connecticut)

Anchor Health Initiatives


Case management, Primary care, HIV/STI, Transgender Health, Queer Pelvic Project

Middlesex Health

Transgender/non binary health care expertise, plus general practice that is affirming of LGBTQ patients; also has a health care navigator for LGBTQ patients

Priya Phulwani, MD, GUPPE Clinic


Transgender and non-binary endocrinological support for teens beginning at or just before puberty

Yale Gender Clinic


Mental Health Care (Connecticut)

Beehive Counseling and Wellness llc

Transitions Therapy llc

Serenity Wellness

WPATH (provider search)

Gender Clinics (Regional)

GeMS Clinic, Boston Children's Hospital

Ages, 3 - 25; individualized, safe, and affirmative care to gender-diverse and transgender individuals and their families.

Center for Transgender Health

ages 18+

Mazzoni Center

Pediatric and Adolescent care

On-Line Resources


Transgender Hotline is open 24/7, but operating at reduced capacity. We have operators guaranteed to be on call from: 2Pm - 5PM and from 10PM to 1:00 AM. There are other resources on the site as well

Really terrific resources; including on-line moderated support groups for trans and non-binary children and teens; Articles and resources site

Moderated chat line for trans teens

Trans Youth Family Allies

Articles and resources site specifically for FTM

Information and referral site

New England FTM support, information and social site

National Center for TransEquality

Articles and resource site

National LGBTQ Task Force

Articles and resources site

Articles and resources site

Gender & Sexual Minority Health Articles and resources

Professional Organization devoted to the medical and health care initiatives regarding folks with gender dysphoria

Created by parents for parents and caregivers

Allows transyouth who are houseless, in foster care, or not able to be with family to apply for $

2020 research specific to non-binary youth risk factors

Online Support Groups

Connect to the 5 groups rated as the best on-line support groups

On-line mentoring program for trans and non-binary teens

Info for teens, adults and family members, as well as online support

Gender Affirming Housing


Gender Affirming Employers