Category:Transgender

FIX Studios
Gender inclusive and trans-friendly waxing and skincare (ask for Leisa Askew)
228 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA
415-626-6228
leisa -at- luxaskin.com
http://www.luxaskin.com

FTM International
Network and information group for female-to-male trans folk and transmen
(877) 267-1440
http://www.ftmi.org

Intersex Society of North America
ISNA is devoted to systemic change to end shame, secrecy, and unwanted genital surgeries for people born with an anatomy that someone decided is not standard for male or female. They urge physicians to use a model of care that is patient-centered, rather than concealment-centered.
http://www.isna.org/

Pacific Center
Community center for sexual minorities based in Berkeley, CA. Social activities. Drop-in and closed support groups for bi, gay, lesbian, transgender, youth & questioning. AIDS education, testing & counseling.
(510) 548-8283
http://www.pacificcenter.org

Renaissance Transgender Association
Provides comprehensive education and support to transgendered individuals. Click on “local chapters” for local groups.
http://www.ren.org/

Tom Waddell Transgender Clinic
A multidisciplinary primary health clinic open to anyone who identifies as transgender. Provides medical services as well as nutritional, mental health, and social services.
50 Lech Walesa (Ivy) St.
Hours: Tu 5-8 p.m. New patients sign up for an intake appointment Tu 2-4 p.m.
(415) 355-7588
http://www.sfdph.org/dph/comupg/oservices/medSvs/hlthCtrs/TransgenderHlthCtr.asp

Transgender Law Center
A comprehensive collection of resources on transgender law
http://www.transgenderlawcenter.org/

Transgender Law and Policy Institute
Advocacy group to advance rights for transfolk.
http://transgenderlaw.org

Transgender SF
Group for transgender persons, cross-dressers, transsexuals, and their partners. Has referrals database of trans-friendly providers. Although many people in the intersex community believe that transgender is an entirely separate category from intersex, TGSF provides community, support, and education for transgender persons and their partners, and explicitly include intersexed people in their organization. Monthly meetings last Thursday of month in San Francisco, CA, and occasional educational programs on Wednesday evenings.
Hours: 24-hr announcement/message. 7-10PM Mon-Fri to speak to a volunteer
(415) 839-9448
http://www.tgsf.org