TransLife Center'S ARCHIVE

  • When the Chicago House TransLife Center ( TLC ) opened in July 2013, it was so much more than a modest, multi-story home in the quiet North Side Chicago neighborhood of Edgewater. For the nine transgender and gender nonconforming individuals who lived there at any one time, it was a singular lifeline out of an […]

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  • Our trainings are informative, interactive, and fun! Each training is designed to help your staff understand legal protections for transgender employees, identify and interrupt transphobia in the workplace, and communicate respectfully with transgender colleagues. Plus, all proceeds from the training fees go directly back into our programs, and are used to support our clients.     Training Topics […]

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  • Being a part of the TransWorks training was a really empowering experience. Being able to sit with fellow leaders as we were taught professional development skills that aren’t already implemented in our orientations or leadership development was refreshing. Kate was able to give us great tools, resources and feedback on some of the tougher questions […]

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  • You shouldn’t take any label or title and apply it as an absolute for anyone. For example; “All gay people love to dance.” As much as dancing is fun and hardly a harmful assumption, it’s simply not true, since we are all human and multifaceted, unique individuals. Misconception #1: “Transgender individuals are confused.” Members of […]

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