Transgender, Gender Identity, and Expression

For more information about any of these resources, contact Kaitlin Legg at k.legg@unf.edu

On Campus:

Florida Transgender Resource Guide:

The Florida Transgender Resource Guide contains list of transgender resources within Florida (Includes therapists, endocrinologists, primary care providers, etc).

In the Community:

Endocrinology

Support Groups

  • Transgender Support Group - "Transitions of Northeast Florida"
  • Parent/Partner/Family/Friends of Transgender Loved Ones Support Group: First Thursday every month 5:30p-7:00p at Christ Church of Peace. 1240 McDuff Ave S. Jacksonville, FL 32205. 
  • Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Support Group in Mandarin: FREE and OPEN to all transgender and questioning people! Led by Dr. Noelle Pomeroy. Website: http://jaxsexualhealth.com/groups/ Location: Jacksonville Public Library – South Mandarin Branch, 12125 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32223

             Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (Multipurpose Room B)

 

             The meeting rooms are in the foyer as you enter the outer set of library doors.

             Questions? Email Noelle Pomeroy, PhD, LMHC at Noelle@jaxsexualhealth.com.

Other

  • PFLAG – group that supports LGBT people and their families: http://www.pflagjax.com/. Meets third Thursday of every month at Christ Church of Peace, 1240 McDuff Ave Jacksonville, Fl 32205. Contact info@pflagjax.org for help or questions
  • Change Your Name and Gender Marker in Florida: This website is a complete guide for changing name and gender marker in Florida. It includes the forms and will help you though them. The guide covers filing the petition, updating with social security card, driver license, passport and birth certificate.

Nationally:

Campuses with Trans Policies:

The Trans Policy Clearninghouse: www.campuspride.org/tpc

 

Go to the Trans Policy Clearinghouse for the most comprehensive list of:

  • Colleges and Universities with Nondiscrimination Policies that Include Gender Identity/Expression
  • Colleges and Universities that Cover Transition-Related Medical Expenses Under Student Health Insurance
  • Colleges and Universities that Cover Transition-Related Medical Expenses Under Employee Health Insurance
  • Colleges and Universities that Provide Gender-Inclusive Housing
  • Colleges and Universities that Allow Students to Change the Name and Gender on Campus Records
  • Colleges and Universities with a Trans-Inclusive Intramural Athletic Policy

Transgender Youth Resources: