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Update: Free Online Gender Workshop for Parents, Families & Friends
Update: Free Online Gender Workshop for Parents, Families & Friends

We are so sorry we had technical issues and could not hold the online workshop for parents and families as scheduled. We will reschedule, check back here soon for the new date and time. If you think you’re hearing the terms “gender diversity,” “gender inclusion,” “gender neutral” and many others like these more and more often, […]

Gender Spectrum calls on Congress to pass the bipartisan DREAM Act
Gender Spectrum calls on Congress to pass the bipartisan DREAM Act

In response to the order by the Trump administration calling for an end to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), Gender Spectrum warns that this move, while harming all Dreamers in the program, will be especially harmful to those children and youth who identify and/or express their gender outside of traditional assumptions regarding […]

Apply Now for Our 2017-18 Youth Council!
Apply Now for Our 2017-18 Youth Council!

Gender Spectrum is looking for young people in grades 9-12 for this year’s Youth Council! Young people can apply now for the position, to serve through April 2018 on this group that works together to help create more gender inclusive environments in schools, homes, and communities nationwide. We’re looking for young people of all gender […]

Groups Provide Support for Parents Nationwide
Groups Provide Support for Parents Nationwide

In September, Gender Spectrum will host three online support groups for parents of Transgender, Non-binary or otherwise Gender-expansive children and teens: a National Parent Support Group, a Dads Group, and a parents group for Spanish-speaking parents. For our Fall 2017 National Parent Support Group,  parents and caregivers will get together in live, online discussions to […]

Grupo de Apoyo para Padres y Proveedores de Atención de Gender Spectrum
Grupo de Apoyo para Padres y Proveedores de Atención de Gender Spectrum

Criar a unx niñx que se sitúa al margen de las normas de género tradicionales puede ser difícil, por lo que es importante que usted encuentre apoyo en este camino. Usted no está solo(a); comparta sus pensamientos, sentimientos, preguntas y experiencias con otros adultos que están criando niñxs transgénero, no binarios y otrxs niñxs y […]

Gender Spectrum Pre-Teen Group
Gender Spectrum Pre-Teen Group

Gender Spectrum’s online pre-teen group, for young people ages 11 and 12, is coming up soon! This fall teens from all across the country (and globally!) will come together in a safe online space to meet other kids navigating gender and to have a space to just hangout! Whether it’s gender, your favorite TV shows […]

Our 2017 Gender Spectrum Conference
Our 2017 Gender Spectrum Conference

On July 21-23, we had an amazing, successful 2017 Gender Spectrum Conference! We want to thank all of the professionals, teens, children and families who came together to share stories, to play and learn together, to see old friends and make new ones. Your participation makes this event possible. We are already planning for next […]

Trump Tweets on Transgender Troops Display Ignorance of Gender Identity
Trump Tweets on Transgender Troops Display Ignorance of Gender Identity

Statement from Lisa Kenney, Gender Spectrum Executive Director Emeryville, CA- The national nonprofit Gender Spectrum released the following statement in response to President Trump’s tweets earlier today stating that Transgender troops would no longer be accepted or allowed to serve in the U.S. military: Transgender troops effectively serve in our military and militaries around the […]