Legal

Description:

Poster giving an overview of The Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act passed in 2019, that protects non-binary, gender non-conforming, and transgender people from discrimination of any kind in housing, employment, education, finances, public accommodation or general harassment.

Website:
https://static1.squarespace.com/static/5b05b943697a98664e663ab4/t/5d11106efe58080001c81a81/1561399409499/GENDA_update_NO_BLEEDS.pdf
Description:

This booklet provides detailed information and a step-by-step guide for transgender people in New York State to get or change all of the life documents and essential paperwork you’ll need to make your way in the world. From driver’s licenses to birth certificates and passports to social security cards, it’s all of the information you need in one handy booklet!

Website:
https://issuu.com/outforhealth/docs/know_how_guide_for_trans_people_in_
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Description:

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley is a provider of comprehensive civil legal services to all seven counties of the lower Hudson Valley. We serve clients in Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, Dutchess, Ulster and Sullivan counties, with offices in White Plains, Mount Vernon, Yonkers, Peekskill, Poughkeepsie, Kingston, Newburgh, Goshen, Monticello, and Spring Valley.

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley’s employees also speak Spanish, Portuguese, Hindi, Italian, German, French, Haitian-Creole, Romanian, and Russian on-site at many of our locations. They are also able to provide additional languages via Translation Service.

Website:
https://lshv.org/
Phone:
1-877-574-8529 (1-877-LSHV-LAW)
Email:
info@lshv.org
Some Services Offered:
legal representation and advocacy
Description:

The New York Transgender Advocacy Group is a Trans-led organization. Our mission is to advocate for more inclusive gender-based policies that benefit Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming/Non-Binary (TGNCNB) individuals through building community leaders, educating practitioners, and influencing policy makers.

Provides legal advice and legal advocacy to trans/gnc people experiencing harassment.

Website:
https://www.nytag.org/
Phone:
646-643-6303
Email:
tinora@nytag.org
Some Services Offered:
advocacy, aid, information and referrals, professional trainings
Description:

Detailed list of the legal procedure for changing your name and gender marker on all government documents. Includes any and all necessary for for filling out.

Website:
https://transequality.org/documents
Some Services Offered:
information, legal advice