Transgender Resources


transgender resources

Aadya Rising: The mission of Aadya Rising is to provide life-altering support services and aid to at-risk and marginalized populations of all ages within the broader Queer and Transgender communities. We aim to empower individuals within the community by utilizing resources, education, advocacy, and mentorship programs. Aadya Rising promotes community, compassion, and inclusion, and focuses on providing sexuality and gender-affirming assistance to all those in need. 865-724-5994 Or 678-383-7125 Email 

Knoxville Transgender Group KTG serves as a networking group for transgender, gender non conforming, and caregivers to trans people in the Knoxville area. The group exists to connect; disseminate information about events; and share resources relevant to the TGNC experience in East Tennessee. A place for socialization, support, and camaraderie. Allies are welcome. Not a dating site. 

Transgender Support Group, Knoxville TN This page is to provide a safe place for support, compassion, communication, & direction. Email 

Knox Boyz of East Tennessee Helping make better men for today and tomorrow. A peer led support group for Transmen aka FTMs (female to male transgender/transsexual persons) regardless of medicinal transition status in East Tennessee. PO Box 22746 Knoxville TN  37977 

Knox Girlz of East Tennessee A peer led support group for Transwomen aka MTFs (male-to-female transgender / transsexuals) regardless of medical transition status, in East Tennessee. P.O. Box 27746, Knoxville, Tennessee 37927 

SOFFAs of East Tennessee Transgenders Mission keep families together through education, every transition is a step forward not backward. Supporting friends, partners, and family, of transgender locals in their quests for mutual personal transition success. P.O. Box 27746, Knoxville, Tennessee 37927 

Tennessee trans joy club " JOY-CENTERED space to connect to other transgender folks in Tennessee, come join our facebook group, the Tennessee Trans Joy Club! We are working to cultivate a community that shares good news and resources and puts together semi-regular events that are for trans people, by trans people that focus on joy and connection!" 

Trans Alliance This is a safe place for trans people to seek support, fund raise, or make connections. This is also a safe place for cis allies to become more educated or show their love and support!  

Trans Empowerment Project-National Elevating the trans community out of crisis and into empowerment in order to advocate for our own liberation and autonomy. We are a Knoxville, TN based organization whose main purpose is to help empower the transgender community by first uniting the community with its allies. We believe in educating people that want to learn and helping to connect trans and non-binary folks with the resources they need to transition, peacefully. Email

NEW Appalachian OUTReach Adult Transgender and Non Binary Social and Support group meetings. Please visit their website to learn more about this group's meetings. Email (865) 268-9098 Email Appalachian OUTReach 


Chattanooga Trans Liberation Collective We aim to end Tennessee’s “slate of hate” and make Chattanooga and Tennessee safe spaces in which trans people can be themselves without fear or limitation. Email


Knox Parents of LGBTQ Youth Group UT Psychological Clinic therapists will be running a support and psychoeducational group serving parents of youth (K-12th grade) who identify as LGBTQ.   (865) 974-2161 UT Psychological Clinic Website Email

Knox Parents of Trans and Nonbinary Youth Group A support and psychoeducational group offered by the UT Psychological Clinic for parents of youth (K-12th grade) who identify as Transgender and Nonbinary  (865) 974-2161 UT Psychological Clinic Website Email

Parenting with Pride

Support Group for the Parents of Trans/ Nonbinary Youth:  Wednesdays at 7pm Sessions conducted via Zoom $10 a week; Accommodations available for the those in need. The UT Psychological Clinic is the training clinic for Department of Psychology's applied doctoral programs. It provides low-cost testing and therapy services to the Knoxville and surrounding communities. (865) 974-2161   Contact Will or Erin EMAIL


Together Estranged started with a single person who wanted to make a positive difference in her community. Her name is Seth, and at the age of 13, Seth Forbes found herself becoming estranged from part of her family. Eight years later she was ostracized by the remaining members of her family when she came out as LGBTQ+. She is now happily married to her partner Dru, who is transgender, and both serve as active allies to the LGBTQ+ community. Together Estranged supports and empowers those estranged (or becoming estranged) from family members, while enhancing social understanding for the de-stigmatization of estrangement.  Email Together Estranged

Trans Lifeline provides trans peer support for our community that’s been divested from police since day one. We’re run by and for trans people. (877) 565-8860 

Trans Safe Space Network Welcome to Trans Safe Space Network: an info hub, safe haven & support system for transgender people, our family, our friends & our allies. Register for free through your Facebook, Twitter, Google, Instagram or email account. 

Gender Diversity Supporting All Gender Identities. Gender Diversity increases the awareness and understanding of the wide range of gender diversity in children, adolescents, and adults by providing family support, building community, increasing societal awareness, and improving the well-being for people of all gender identities and expressions. 

Gender Proud We are a new kind of production company: trans-focused, and trans-specific. Our goal is to use media to elevate justice and equality for the transgender community. 

Gender Spectrum works to create gender sensitive and inclusive environments for all children and teens. 

National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) is a 501(c)3 social justice organization dedicated to advancing the equality of transgender people through advocacy, collaboration and empowerment. 

GLAAD Leading the conversation. Shaping the media narrative. Changing the culture. That's GLAAD at work. 

Transgender Law Center is the largest national trans-led organization advocating self-determination for all people. 

Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund (TLDEF) Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund is committed to ending discrimination based upon gender identity and expression and to achieving equality for transgender people through public education, test-case litigation, direct legal services, and public policy efforts. 

Plume the first digital health company dedicated to the transgender community which provides gender-affirming hormone therapy through telehealth. It's for trans people by trans people with more than half of our team being trans themselves. 

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