Please join Basic Rights Oregon for an informational forum on The State of Trans Healthcare in Oregon. The forum will provide an overview of current healthcare coverage offered in Oregon, updates of policy victories and offer timeline on future work. The second half of the forum will be dedicated to helping community members navigate and overcome challenges […]
In 2015, Oregon joined a small group of states to include treatment for gender dysphoria in its Medicaid program, giving access to lifesaving health care to transgender Oregonians through the Oregon Health Plan. Transgender people in Oregon and across the nation experience extreme rates of violence and poverty and have suicide attempt rates of […]
There are many ways to participate in Transgender Day of Remembrance. This month, organizations across the state are honoring the lives of those who have passed, building community, and envisioning a world free of transphobic violence.
Check out this event addressing the dreaded experiences for trans and gender non-conforming people with TSA and traveling.
Wednesday, November 20th is the 15th annual Transgender Day of Remembrance. This day honors not just those who self identified as transgender, but anyone who was murdered because of a bias against transgender and gender non-conforming individuals.
Read more about the new report released by the National Center for Transgender Equality outlining the barriers transgender immigrants face while navigating the U.S. immigration system.
The 2013 Trans Justice Summit will empower trans Oregonians in our work to build a strong movement for trans justice statewide. Contact Adrian Martinez (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you’re interested in attending.
Thanks to everyone who came out for Just Art! Our first queer and transgender artists of color showcase was a huge success!