Compass is a female-to-male (FTM) trans support, information & social group for people assigned female at birth who feel that is not an accurate or complete description of their gender.

Fenway Health

Peer led group for trans/non-binary/gender expansive people 18+.


Peer led support group for trans/non-binary, gender expansive people (late teens – mid 30s) for ongoing support.

Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (QAPA)

QAPA is committed to providing a supportive social, political, and educational environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, and questioning people of Asian and Pacific Islander heritage.

Trans Community of New England (TCNE)

TCNE’s primary mission is that of being a social and support club for transgender individuals in the New England area.

Transgender Vet to Vet

Organization that provides peer support for transgender veterans. Call 617-210-5480 or visit the website for more information.


Get connected with peer support, resources, community advocates, and film screenings every Thursday at the Jean Yawkey Place, 780 Albany St., Boston, MA 02118. Contact Pam Klein for more information:

Legal Help

  • Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders: New England’s leading legal rights organization dedicated to ending discrimination based on sexual orientation, HIV status and gender identity and expression. Visit for more information.
  • MassEquality: MassEquality is a statewide grassroots advocacy organization working to ensure that everyone across Massachusetts can thrive from cradle to grave without discrimination and oppression based on sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. Visit for more information.
  • Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition: An organization dedicated to ending discrimination because of gender identity and gender expression. Visit for more information.
  • National Center for Transgender Equality: One stop hub for name and gender change in MA. For more information, visit:

Crisis Intervention

  • Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860
  • LGBT Helpline: 1-617-267-9001 or toll-free 1-888-340-4528

TransCEND (Transgender Care and Education Needs Diversity)

  • This program offers member support, assistance with accessing basicservices, medical care, support groups, educational groups, risk reduction materials, and individual case management.
  • For more information call: 857-313-6513, or email