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  1. Gender identity & pronoun use: A guide for pediatric health care professionals

    Everyone has a gender identity. Some people identify as cisgender — a gender that corresponds with the sex they were assigned at birth. While others identify with a gender that is different from what they were assigned at birth. Regardless of a person’s sex assigned at birth, a person may identify as a woman, a man, both, neither […]

  2. Equitas Health Name Change Clinic

    Saturday, June 10th, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM The LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland 6600 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, 44102 During open Name and Gender Change Legal Clinic hours, trained attorneys will provide one-on-one counseling about the gender- and name-changing process. Registration is preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. To register, email, call (614) 340-6729. The […]

  3. Cleveland adopts transgender-friendly bathroom ordinance

    Cleveland City Council on Wednesday passed legislation empowering transgender people to choose whichever restroom, shower or locker room aligns with their gender identity, without fear of discrimination. The measure was introduced in 2013 as part of a package of ordinances that update the city’s existing anti-discrimination laws to include the transgender community. The legislation removes […]