Archive for April, 2011

  • Injustice at Every Turn – Fact Sheets

    • Date: April 15th, 2011
    • Subjects: News

    In February 2011, the National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) and the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF) released the largest‐ever survey of transgender and gender non‐conforming people, Injustice at Every Turn: A Report of the National Transgender Discrimination Survey (available at http://transequality.org/PDFs/NTDS_Report.pdf). FORGE has been compiling data from their >200 page report into […]

  • Taking It on the Chin: New Fast Facts about Violence Against Transgender People

  • Working While Trans: New Fast Facts

    A 2-page summary of relevant workplace statistics from “Injustice at Every Turn: A Report of the National Transgender Discrimination Survey” by National Center for Transgender Equality and National Gay and Lesbian Task Force.

  • Criminal Justice? Fast Facts about Transgender People, Police, and Incarceration

    A 1-page summary of relevant statistics about police and incarceration from “Injustice at Every Turn: A Report of the National Transgender Discrimination Survey” by National Center for Transgender Equality and National Gay and Lesbian Task Force.

  • Pathfinders follow-up documents

    • Date: April 1st, 2011
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    Articles and fact sheets Services Outside of the Box: Helping transgender clients navigate sex-segregated services A listing of the types of healing services that are often sex-segregated and why, plus concrete advice on how to think about alternatives.  Written for helping professionals, it may help survivors come up with options on their own. http://forge-forward.org/wp-content/docs/services-outside_the_box_2011-03-FL.pdf   […]

  • Are you a work in progress?

    • Date: April 1st, 2011
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    Many of us in today’s economy are looking for work.  Trans people may experience additional barriers, making it even more difficult to secure steady, meaningful employment.  FORGE’s jobs project is helping transgender and gender non-conforming individuals move from a place of un(der)employment, to a working status. Here are some easy to read tip sheets to […]