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When Transgender People Need Shelters

When Transgender People Need Shelters

Transgender people do not have a lot of access to social services such as homeless shelters and domestic violence shelters. Members of the LGBTQ community, in general, have a higher rate of homelessness and domestic violence and among that group, the transgender community has an even higher rate. Which means that the need for homeless […]

Transgender & Homeless to Hiring

Transgender & Homeless to Hiring

  Homelessness is a lonely life. Once there, it’s difficult to imagine a way out. Sleeping on the sidewalk eats away at your soul; despair is all around you. Bessie Smith explained it best when she sang, “Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out”. Beginning my gender transformation exacerbated the difficulties in my life. […]