Pronouns – A How To Guide to Gender Neutral / Gender Inclusive Pronouns – a helpful resource with answers to frequently asked questions about gender pronouns.
Schools in Transition: A Guide for Supporting Transgender Students in K-12 Schools Hudson’s FTM Resource Guide: website intended to provide information on topics of interest to female-to-male (FTM, F2M) trans men, and their friends and loved ones.
Transbucket! : online collection of images and information on trans-related surgeries and healthcare. It was helpful for me to see “before” and “after” pictures of top surgery before I accompanied my son.
In a Bind: Binder exchange program for trans youth
The Los Angeles Gender Center: therapy and support groups for transgender individuals and their loved ones. I attend their Parent Support Group.
Gender Spectrum: great resources and great conferences for families of trans and gender variant people/kids!
Philadelphia Trans-Health Conference: very popular, free annual conference focused on the health and well-being of transgender people, communities and allies.
TransActive: education, counseling, and advocacy for transgender and gender nonconforming children, youth, and their families.
Trans Justice Funding Project – community-led funding initiative supporting grassroots, trans justice groups run by and for trans people.
My Purple Umbrella: Gender variant children’s playgroup & community network
Camp Ten Trees: summer camp in the Pacific Northwest. One week for LGBTQA youth, one week for children and youth of LGBTQ and/or non-traditional families.
Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource for the Transgender Community by Laura Erickson-Schroth
The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals by Stephanie A. Brill and Rachel Pepper
“Polkadot” A Gender Non-Binary Children’s Book Series by Talcott Broadhead
Nina Here Nor There: My Journey Beyond Gender by Nick Krieger
My Princess Boy by Cheryl Kilodavis
Two Spirits, One Heart by Marsha Aizumi
Redefining Realness by Janet Mock
I Promised Not to Tell: Raising a Transgender Child by Cheryl B. Evans
Original Plumbing: A quarterly magazine about trans male sexuality and culture. Issue #8, The Family Issue, has 60 pages of interviews with different types of families… a personal resource for family members of trans children and trans parents looking for community. Some subjects touched on include: Chosen family, solo parenting (& dating) as trans men, being a supportive parent of a transgender teenager in the public school system, foster parenting, grieving the loss of a family members, trans male pregnancy and more.
“Being Queer Means…” by Nadia Cho: An explanation of the term “queer.”
“Moms Standing Up for Their Kids” by Amelia
Medical Therapy and Health Maintenance for Transgender Men: A Guide for Health Care Providers: You can download this for free online; may be helpful if you have specific questions about the medical transitioning process for FTM’s.