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Transgender Rights Will Not Be Trumped

When he was President, Barack Obama issued a set of guidelines through the Departments of Justice and Education that said transgender students should be called by their preferred names and pronouns, and be allowed access to the restrooms, locker rooms, and other facilities that correspond with their gender identity. At a town hall event in[…]

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Chad Michaels and Dreamgirls will Perform a Benefit Show for TFSS on December 14!

If you haven’t seen Chad Michaels and the Dreamgirls perform, you are in for the treat of a lifetime. Bless their hearts! This show will be performed at Urban Mo’s to benefit TransFamily Support Services, where we not only work individually with youth (in one of the highest suicide-risk populations) and their families to help[…]

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TFSS Board VP Inducted In LGBT Veterans Wall of Honor

  TransFamily Support Services is proud to announce that Veronica Zerrer, the Vice President of the Board of Directors, was inducted into the LGBT Veterans Wall of Honor at a ceremony held in San Diego on November 10, 2016. Veronica is a retired United States Army Major. She split her professional life between the Army[…]

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 26:  Rainbow colored lights shine on the White House to celebrate todays US Supreme Court ruling in favor of same-sex marriage June 26, 2015 in Washington, DC. Today the high court ruled 5-4 that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage in all 50 states.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Post-Election: What We Can Do Now

What do we do now? There was a forest fire and all of the animals, deer, squirrels, raccoons, and such like were fleeing in the direction of a nearby lake. A deer spotted a bird, with its tiny little beak filled with water, flying away from the lake and over the forest. The bird emptied[…]

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San Diego City Beat Honors Kathie Moehlig

On any given day, Executive Director, Kathie Moehlig may be in Hillcrest and/or Oceanside for meetings at one of the LGBT centers, educating a group of educators about transgender issues, helping the family of a transitioning youth obtain health insurance approval for services, and driving her son to gymnastics. Kathie founded TransFamily Support Services in[…]

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Targeting Trans Support

If you are standing with Target today, then you are standing in good company. The folks protesting Target for its nondiscrimination policies may want to consider whether the boycott bandwagon ought to extend to the many other companies that have been given a 100% score by the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.* For boycotters[…]

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Out & About: North County LGBTQ Resource Center June Jubilee 2016

At TransFamily Support Services we are honored to work with the North County LGBTQ Resource Center to aid families with a myriad of issues affecting trans and gender nonconforming youth. The symbiotic relationship between our organizations enables us to collaborate with families, educators, and community service providers to create more safe spaces in North County[…]

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Welcome to Our Blog!

Welcome to the TransFamily Support Services blog and our inaugural post! We look forward to sharing in this space important news and information about the transitioning journey, particularly in support of trans youth. We will also be sharing with you, dear reader, photos and stories from events we attend and work we are doing in[…]