Upcoming Local TransFamilies Meetings for Parents and Caregivers:

Santa Cruz Meeting:
Saturday December 7, 3-5 pm
The Education Room of Calvary Episcopal Church
532 Center St, Santa Cruz, CA
Calvary Episcopal Church is an affirming church that welcomes people of all genders. TransFamilies does not have an affiliation with the church, beyond renting space for our meetings.

Watsonville Meeting:
Saturday, November 16th 3:00-5:00 pm
46A Brennan St, Watsonville, CA

If you have questions or concerns that need immediate attention before the next meeting,
call us at 831-205-0078 or email:

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

A Transgender Woman Trying To Create Safe Transitional Housing For Trans Folk in SF

Over the past few years while supporting my daughter I have been contemplating the question of what more I can do to help trans people beyond being supportive of my daughter.

 I have donated to The Transgender Law Center, I've become a Triangle Speaker with the Santa Cruz Diversity Center. 

Still I've been wondering what more might I be able to do? 

What keeps coming to mind is to somehow provide safe transitional housing for trans people, in particular trans teens who have been rejected by their family.

Then this morning I woke up to a Facebook friend request from Michelle-Lael Norsworthy, a trans woman who's doing just that after she was unable to find it for herself upon her release from prison. 

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