Transgender Resources:

  • Lynchburg Transgender Alliance,  Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg Transgender Alliance (LTA) serves to build a network of support for the transgender* community, emphasizing community education and advocacy.
  • Ladies and Gents of the Blue Ridge - We are a transgender alliance group located in southwest Virginia. We actively meet for social, support and awareness events in the community. We support and participate in local LGBT events. We encourage diversity,communication and respect. Ladies and Gents of the Blue Ridge Support Group meets every third Friday at 7:00 pm at the Roanoke Diversity Center 806 Jamison Ave. Rke, VA. 24013 
  • Andrew Matzner - Counselor & Life Coach LCSW -TG Experienced -   I’m a licensed clinical social worker (in both Virginia and California), psychotherapist in private practice, and teacher/facilitator who specializes in gender identity issues. I am  passionate about helping people move forward in their lives.
  • National Center for Transgender Equality - The National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) is not a legal or social service agency and cannot provide legal, medical or social services referrals. NCTE’s attorneys and staff work to pass local, state, and federal laws and policies to improve the lives of transgender people, as well as work with the media to create culture change and increase acceptance.
  • Trans Empowerment Network - Trans Empowerment Network is an online collective of resources, tools and services to aid trans/queer and gender non-conforming folks of color in optimizing their current circumstances and becoming empowered. 
  • Transgender Health Empowerment, Inc - T.H.E. is uniquely positioned to positively reach and serve diverse TGLB populations. Since its inception, the agency has grown from a handful of volunteers to an organization of highly dedicated, culturally competent staff with a wealth of experience in serving the needs of our clients. Our successful track record in providing supportive housing, health promotion, disease prevention, and related programs not only continues to positively impact the lives of the populations we serve, but also contributes to a steadily increasing number of partner agencies that are sensitive to the needs of transgender, gay, lesbian, and bisexual individuals.
  • Carilion Clinic Transgender Services - Carilion Clinic strives to provide all patients with individualized overall health care in a safe and welcoming environment. We recognize that while transgender patients have the same basic health needs as all of our patients, you also have specific health care needs and concerns.
  • Tanglewood Counseling and Psychology - Poarch Sledd, LPC - I provide counseling techniques for life adjustments including grief, difficult relationships, anger issues, depression, anxiety, relationship issues (Heterosexual or LGBT), family therapy, sexual therapy, work issues, marital counseling, attention deficit disorder (ADD) or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and general feelings of confusion and unhappiness. I work with individuals, couples, and families.
  • Transgender Law Center or on Facebook - Transgender Law Center changes law, policy, and attitudes so that all people can live safely, authentically, and free from discrimination regardless of their gender identity or expression.
  • Gender Spectrum or on Facebook - In a simple, straightforward manner, we provide consultation, training and events designed to help families, educators, professionals, and organizations understand and address the concepts of gender identity and expression. Our accessible, practical approach is based on research and experience, enabling our clients to gain a deeper understanding of gender all along the spectrum. 
  • Sister House - A gathering place for the crossdressing community.