Transgender Resources in and Around New York City
Alphabetical listing of organizations with programs or services for members of the transgender and gender non-conforming community.
AIDS Center of Queens County
Case Management, Housing, Legal, Preventive Education, Mental Health, Harm Reduction and a Syringe Exchange program.
Rego Park:(718) 896-2500/ Jamaica:(718) 739-2525/ Far Rockaway:(718) 868-8645/
Long Island City:(718) 472-9400/ Long Island City II:(718) 752-1590
APICHA (Asian& Pacific Islander Coalition on HIV/AIDS)
HIV/AIDS organizing and education in Asian/Pacific Islander communities
Audre Lorde Project
LGBT people of color organization
see also TransJustice
Callen-Lorde Community Health Center
Sliding scale care, counseling, hormone treatment, youth specific programming
Community Healthcare Network
Primary care, case management, legal referral, wellness ( yoga, reiki, meditation) mental health, dental care. Services are on a sliding scale fee.
Bronx: (718) 320-4466
Jamaica: (718) 523-2123
Manhattan: (212) 477-1120
LGBT youth organizing project, peer education
An organization of anti-oppression trainers across the country
Gay Men’s Health Crisis
Gender Identity Project of the LGBT Center
212 620 7310
Mental health services, social work services, social events, groups
718-418-7690 ext. 1278
GLOBE combats institutional homophobia and the harassment, isolation and invisibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in Bushwick and the surrounding neighborhoods. Community organizing and legal and support services are available. Services in English, Spanish. GLOBE is a project of Make the Road New York.
Harlem Community Law Office
The Legal Aid Society
HIV/AIDS Representation Project (H/ARP)
Legal services for individuals and families affected by HIV/AIDS
Hetrick Martin Institute
Youth Services, support, Harvey Milk School
Hispanic AIDS Forum
Housing Works, Inc.
HIV/AIDS services, legal representation, housing provider
Anti-racist and Trans sensitivity training
Lawyers For Children
Includes LGBT specific project
Metropolitan Community Church of NY
Religious services, support groups, social activities, 12 step meetings. Excellent trans specific programs.
New York City Commission on Human Rights
Enforces City’s trans-inclusive human rights law.
People of Color in Crisis
HIV/AIDS services and support
Peter Cicchino Youth Project
LGBT youth legal services
Positive Health Project
Needle exchange, support groups, good programming for people of color and trans people
LGBT senior organization
Transgender awareness training for health care providers, medical students, and human service providers
Harlem Drop-in Center: 212-695-2220
Lower East Side: 646-602-6404
Drop-in center for homesless youth, case management
contact: Mya Laylani Vazquez
firstname.lastname@example.org, (718)596-0342 x 23
TransJustice is a political group created by and for Trans and Gender Non-conforming people of color. Meetings are held on the Second and Third Saturdays of every month from 2:00PM – 4:00PM at The Audre Lorde Project. The Third Saturday of every month from 2:00PM-4:00PM is the volunteer meeting which is open to allies.