Links to Other sites

Government Agencies

Discrimination:

Human Rights Commission who deal any discrimination of any gender.

Human Rights Commission;   http://www.hrc.co.nz/

                                      Email infoline@hrc.co.nz

Changing you Name:

http://www.dia.govt.nz/Services-Births-Deaths-and-Marriages-Changing-a-Name?OpenDocument.


Gender reassignment surgery:

http://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/hospitals-and-specialist-care/high-cost-treatment-pool/gender-reassignment-surgery

Community Law

Community Law Wellington and Hutt Valley provides community legal services to meet unmet legal needs.

At drop-in free legal advice sessions, we provide you with initial legal information and advice. In special circumstances, we may take you on as an ongoing client.

We are also committed to informing and educating our community about legal rights and responsibilities. To do this, we produce a range of plain-English legal publications. We provide legal education on different topics and in different formats. And we are an active voice on law reform issues

http://www.wclc.org.nz/

Wellington Office
Community House
Level 2, 84 Willis Street
Wellington
(04) 499 2928
info@wclc.org.nz        

Hutt Valley Office
Hutt Valley Community Law Centre
Level 2, 59 Queens Drive
Lower Hutt
(04) 568 8964
info@wclc.org.nz

General

NZ Human Rights Commission

Action on the Transgender Inquiry

To Be Who I Am; The report into the Human Rights Transgender Inquiry, 2008


Tranzform - is a support group for trans* youth, their friends and supporters. We have fortnightly meetings in central wellington for discussions, information, food and frivolity.

WPATH - World Professionl Association for Transgender Health

Dedicated to promoting evidence based care, education, research, advocacy, public policy and respect in transgender and transsexual health.

Trans Youth

Forge

(Trans youth group, Christchurch)

Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/profile.php…

Outline NZ

Website: www.outline.org.nz

Cross Dressers

This section includes links to various organisations and websites that cater to cross dressers. Some of these are repeated in the "Allies" section since they also provide support to partners and other loved ones of cross dressers.

The Alpha Omega Society.
http://aosoc.org/

This website offers support and resources for heterosexual crossdressers in the North Eastern Ohio area, but it offers information for other interested visitors as well.

Coping with Cross Dressing.
http://www.cdspub.com/cope.html

Coping with Cross Dressing Essays and strategies for dealing with cross dressing issues.

Cross-dressers and the Family Tree Cafe Online Yahoo group supporting cross dressers and their families.
Transformation Established in 1984, Transformation supplies everything for transvestites & crossdressers including realistic false breasts and oestrogen (estrogen) female hormone products for men,transvestites and transexuals that want to grow their own breasts.

XDress.
http://xdress.com

XDress is staffed with trusted professionals who provide the utmost care and privacy for the needs of crossdressers.


Genderqueer -Definition.

A genderqueer person is part of a group of people who do not fit into the traditional two-gender or gender-binary system. As with any other Transgender group, the reasons for identifying as genderqueer vary.

Intersex

This section includes links to various organisations and websites designed for intersexed individuals.

Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome.
http://www.aissg.org/

The Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome Support Group (AISSG) is a UK-based charity which provides information and support to young people, adults and families affected by XY-female conditions such as complete and partial Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome or AIS.

NOVA: Companion website to "Sex: Unknown"
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/gender/

This is the companion Web site to "Sex: Unknown," originally broadcast on Tuesday, October 30, 2001. The film investigates the complicated world of gender identity.

Intersex Society of North American
http://www.isna.org/

The Intersex Society of North America (ISNA) is devoted to systemic change to end shame, secrecy, and unwanted genital surgeries for people born with an anatomy that someone decided is not standard for male or female.

Intersex Trust Aotearoa New Zealand.
http://www.ianz.org.nz/

ITANZ is a New Zealand registered charitable trust and provides information/education and training for organisations and professionals who provide services to intersex people and their families.

The United Kingdom Intersex Association.
http://www.ukia.co.uk/

The United Kingdom Intersex Association (UKIA) is an education, advocacy, campaigning and support organisation which works on behalf of intersexed people.


Trans Men

Female-to-Male International.
http://www.ftmi.org/

FTMInternational and cognate groups provide support meetings for FTMs and their families in cities throughout the world. FTMInternational spans 18 countries and 24 years.

FTM Aotearoa.
http://ftmaotearoa.tripod.com/

FTM Aotearoa is a support network that s based around manaakitanga. This is a Maori terminology that can be interpreted as; to look after or to show kindness towards.

FTM Australia.
http://www.ftmaustralia.org/

FTM Australia provides resources and health information for all men (identified 'female'at birth), their family members, friends and healthcare providers, since 2001.

FTMs/Transmen and their Female partners.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/TransCouples/

This couples list was specifically set-up for FTMs/Transmen and their Female partners.

NZTrans Guys.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/nztransguys/

Yahoo group support for people born or living in Aotearoa/New Zealand, assigned "female" or "intersex" at birth, but who identify outside of that.

The T-Male.
http://www.thetransitionalmale.com/

The T-Male is a personally owned, comprehensive, educational website for Transmen, Friends, Family and Significant others.

TransGuys.com.
http://www.transguys.com/

TransGuys.com offers blogs, events, products, and ways to meet and interact with other FTMs.

TransMan.
http://www.trans-man.org/

Formerly The Trans Man Info Project, the internet's oldest FTM support site.

Transmen and their Significant Others.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/TransmenAndTheirSOs/

Yahoo group support for Transmen and their significant others to discuss issues with other couples as well as relate to one another.


Trans Woman

Debra Davis Transgender Resources & Information.
http://www.debradavis.org/

A Minnesota non-profit corporation of differently gendered people dedicated to support, advocacy & education. This group specializes in coordinating workplace gender transitions for transgender employees and managers.

Donna Rose.
http://www.donnarose.com/

A personal website following one transwoman's journey through gender identity issues and transition.

ENFEMMENZ.
http://enfemme-nz.spruz.com/

Enfemme NZ is a web-based social network & support resource community which endevours to provide a 'safe' & welcoming place on the Internet for NZ Femmes seeking friendship & support.
To date we have 522 members and have been online since 16/08/2000

http://enfemme-nz.spruz.com/home.htm

Generation X TGs and Their S.O.s.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/marriedgenxcrossdressers/

A group of transgender chicks and their spouses/significant others who just so happen to be in their 20s and 30s (and 40s!).

Lynn Conway.
http://www.lynnconway.com/

To illuminate and normalize the issues of gender identity and the processes of gender transition.

Road Map for Male-to-Female.
http://www.tsroadmap.com/

Transsexual Road Map is a travel guide to set priorities and choose your route. It's about making informed purchasing decisions and setting
realistic, achievable transition goals.