Transgender Michigan

TransPages: Groups



Bay County
​    TGMI Mid-Michigan/Tri Cities Chapter

Bay City
      TGMI/PerceptionsTG, At 7:00 PM, on the first Thursday of each month , Char hosts a trans support group at the Parrish Hall of Trinity Episcopal Church, 815 N. Grant St., Bay City, MI 48708.

Chippewa County
   TGMI Sault Ste. Marie Chapter

Calhoun County
   3Ci (Calhoun County Coalition for Inclusion) This group is for members of the Calhoun County Coalition for Inclusion (3Ci), as well as members of GSAs in Calhoun County and all supporters of LGBTQIAA Calhoun County residents! The purpose of this group is to give you a place to schedule meetings, network with each other, and support open and affirming places in Calhoun County!

Battle Creek
   Battle Creek Pride,

Dickinson County

Iron Mountain
     The Veterans Hospital, in Iron Mountain, MI is forming a group to address the needs and concerns of any former Military personnel that deal with or have dealt with the Gender Dysphoria issues in their life. The contact person is Cory, in the Mental Health Dept. the Circle of Care 800-215-8262 ext 32541

Emmet County
    TGMI North Michigan Chapter

    Northwest Michigan Gender Society, CD/TS support group. SOs or partners support also available. PO Box 271,Petoskey, MI 49770 

Genesee County
    TGMI Flint Chapter

   Flint Trans Spectrum, We meet at 7pm every 3rd Friday of the month at Wellness, 311 E. Court St., Flint, MI 48502., Call (810) 232-0888, All transgender, transsexual, crossdresser, genderqueer, intersex, or questioning people are welcome, as well as friends, family, allies, and partners. Come dressed as you prefer; there is a changing area available if you need it.
Team T at Genesee County PFLAG, Team T, a Transgender Support group, meets as part of           PFLAG Genesee County. Meets the second Sunday from 2-4pm, Unitarian Universalist Church of Flint, 2474 S Ballenger Hwy. Flint, MI 48507,, PFLAG is Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbian and Gays. Originally PFLAG started as a support system for parents, family, friends, and loved ones of transgender, lesbian, gay, and bisexual people. Now, PFLAG supports all gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender/gender non-conforming people and their friends, family, spouses, and loved ones. PFLAG runs support groups for friends/family/allies, lesbian, bisexual and gay people, and transgender people. After every meeting is an educational portion. 
    Transgender Connect, Flint chapter,
University of Michigan Flint Ellen Bommarito LGBT Center, 213 UCEN at 303. E. Kearsley St. Flint, MI 48502., 810-766-6606 , ,

Grand Traverse County

Traverse City
    TGMI Traverse City Chapter
    Transgender Oasis of Traverse City: Group Support (231) 944-8200 Garfield Courts, S. Garfield Ave.  Separate Groups for Transgender People and their Families/Friends. Discreet location; unisex bathrooms.
    LGBTQ Support Group, Facebook page . Meets at UUCCGT, 6726 Center Rd, Traverse City. Contact Rachel Snyder, 800-842-2954 x 107

Houghton County

     The Keweenaw Peninsula GLBT Group meets every Thursday evening starting at 7:30 pm at the Cyberia Café coffee House in Houghton for a social time, this group includes several TG folk. A confidential support group meets weekly as well, for further information contact Dianne at or phone (906) 482- 7183, or contact Sue at (906) 487-2538. 

Isabella County

Mount Pleasant
    Transgender Central Michigan, Meeting on the 3rd Tuesday in Mt.Pleasant MI , 989-572-0246. Please call for time and location People who are transgender or questioning and their significant others are welcome.
    Central Michigan University, Office of Gay & Lesbian Programs, LGBT Commission, Michigan Student Assembly, Michael L. Stemmeler, Coordinator, Ozell Hayes II, Chairperson; 313-549-2045 

Ingham County

    TGMI Lansing Chapter
    Transgender Lansing, a chapter of TGMI. Meetings are the 4th Monday of every month, 6-9 pm, or as long as we need. Edgewood United Church of Christ, 469 N Hagadon Rd, East Lansing, 48823
    Lansing Association for Human Rights,
    LAMBDA MU, Tri-Ess Chapter Lower Michigan Area (Meetings in Lansing), P.O. Box 503, Charlotte, MI 48813-9998, Contact: Sandra,
    T.R.U.E. is an LGBTQ* support group for teens 14-18 who are exploring and/or looking for support of their gender and sexual identities. Tuesdays at 4 pm at Everybody Reads in Lansing, MI. For more information contact: Erich N. Pitcher, MS, 725-222-TRUE (8783) Accepts voicemail & text messages
​   East Lansing, Michigan State University, LBGT Resource Center, Staff contact is Deanna Hurlbert, 517-353-9520 Trans*Action and Trans*Professional Networking, Contact: Erich N. Pitcher, Courses: WST: Lesbian & Gay Studies: Sociology, Psychology, & Cultural Issues (Gershen Kaufman & Anita Skeen, 1991) Gershen Kaufman

Jackson county

   TGMI Jackson Chapter
   PFLAG Jackson, . "We have TG support and a great TGcoordinator, Julie Nemecek. Our meetings are always the second Thursday. We meet at Immanuel Lutheran Church at 7:00PM. Our website lists each meeting; Contact us at, or call (517)750-3045 or (517)536-8042."

Kalamazoo County
    TGMI Grand Rapids/Kalamazoo Chapter

    The Kalamazoo Gay & Lesbian Resource Center, 629 Pioneer Street, Kalamazoo, MI. 49008,

     Western Michigan University, LGB fraternity Delta Lambda Phi

Kent County
   TGMI Grand Rapids/Kalamazoo Chapter

Comstock Park
   Puff 'n Stuff. Or After Six, P.O. Box 126 Comstock Park, MI 49321 Support group in Grand Rapids for Transsexuals.

Grand Rapids
   After Six, Grand Rapids area support for transsexuals, PO Box 126, Comstock Park, MI. 49321 USA. 
   Grand Rapids Pride Center, 343 Atlas Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506, (616) 458-3511,
    Grand Rapids support group for Crossdressers,
TGOWM (Transgender Friends of West Michigan). Meeting information can be obtained by going to Yahoo Clubs and leaving a contact request with the web mistress or posting a message at 
​    Grand Valley State University, Transspectrum, Student life dept., Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI. "So as of March 19th GVSU now has a school recognized support setting for transgender & gender nonconformist individuals. The group meets every Thursday from noon until 2pm in the Kirkhof building. For more information feel free to contact Grand Valley Student life at 616-331-2345. Or contact the Grand Valley LGBT resource center at 616-331-2530"

Macomb County
    TGMI Detroit Metro Chapter

Clinton Twp
    Transitions - Gender Variant Support Group, (586) 838-0825 . "This is an open support group, offered at no cost. Providing continued support for those who find stereotypical gender boxes restrictive and confining. The goal of this group is to offer a place where participants can embrace equality, support, and inclusion in a non-judgmental atmosphere, and provide interaction with others to discuss, and harvest resources and information on all topics that affect the Transgender and Gender Variant communities.Advocates, Allies, Friends and Loved Ones are always welcome."​

Marquette County
   TGMI Marquette Chapter

Mason County

   West Shore Pride Committee, c/o David A. Hawley, 509 1/2 S. Washington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431-2347,,, 231-843-8355. 

Midland county

    Transgender Support- 4th Thursdays at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Midland, 6220 N Jefferson Ave, Midland, MI 48640

Oakland County
    TGMI Detroit Metro Chapter

     Affirmations Lesbian and Gay Community Center, 195 West Nine Mile (entrance on Troy), Ferndale, MI 48220, 248.398.7105, Fax: 248.541.1943,  Three transgender groups now meet at Affirmations.

    PFLAG Detroit, 248-656-2875, Meets the 2nd Sunday of the month from 2-5p.m. at the Lutheran Church of the Master, 3333 Coolidge, Troy. 

Otsego County

     NU LAMBDA PI, Tri-Ess chapter, Upper/Lower Michigan (Meetings in Gaylord), PO Box 2322, Gaylord, MI 49734, E-Mail Sandy & Carol:, Web Site:

Ottawa County

    TGMI Lakeshore Chapter, usually 3rd Friday of month, Grace Episcopal Church, 555 Michigan, Holland MI 49424. PFLAG meeting follows. Contact Marcy
    PFLAG Holland/Lakeshore, , Karen Prins, Transgender Coordinator

St. Clair County
    TGMI Port Huron Chapter

Washtenaw County

Ann Arbor
    American Friends Service Committee, 1414 Hill St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 Michael Gibson-Faith, Director of lgbT issues program, 734-761-8283,
    Creative Expressions Group for LGBT & questioning teens ages 13-18, teens of queer parents, & straight allies 13-18. Meets Saturdays, 1-4 pm, at Ozone House, 1705 Washtenaw/Oxford, Ann Arbor, east of Hill St. Call Ozone House 734-662-2265 for more information. 
    Jim Toy Community Center, 319 Braun Court, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, (734) 995-9867,
    PFLAG - Ann Arbor, Michigan,
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Spectrum Center, 3200 Michigan Union, Ann Arbor MI 48109,
    University of Michigan Health system Comprehensive Gender Services program (UMHS-CGSP), 300 North Ingalls, rm. NI4D-21, Ann Arbor, MI 48190-0475, 734-763-0466, fax: 734-615-7772,,

    Eastern Michigan University, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered Resource Center, 201-C Goodison Hall, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197 TEL: 313-487-4149 Ken Papineau 

Wayne County
     TGMI Detroit Metro Chapter

    TAP2 (Transwomen Are People Too), A Community Health Awareness Group (CHAG) - Behavioral Health/Case management Program “Providing Information for a Health-Wise Community”, 1300 W. Fort Street, Detroit, MI 48226, Phone (313) 963-3434, FAX (313) 963-1832. Our “Target” – African-American Transwomen between the ages of 18 & 29 who are High Risk for HIV or are currently living with HIV/AIDS.What Does TAP2 Offer? Through Case Management, We Assist Clients with Accessing: Doctors Appointments; Medications; Legal Name Change; Mental Health Evaluations. Affordable Care Act Navigation; Basic Needs: Many TAP2 Clients Benefit from assistance with Accessing basic living needs such as housing, employment, food, and clothing. How to Get Started? Contact Program Staff: Brenda White - Outreach & Recruitment Specialist (313) 963-3434 ext. 143 Teen Davis - Outreach & Recruitment Specialist (313) 963-3434 ext. 112 Sarah Stewart, MSW - CLEAR Clinician (313) 963-3434 ext. 145
     Wayne State University, Lesbian Gay Bisexual Services Director/staff person: Lynne Remsburg

Other counties
    TGMI Rural Areas Chapter


Neighboring States

  • TransGenesis Social Services, 4554 N. Broadway #311, Chicago, IL 60640, 773-878-0890, 866-206-9071x7922,

Other States

    TGNet Arizona, Tucson, AZ.  The organization that Alexander Goodrum founded, TGNet Arizona, has merged with the Southern Arizona Gender Alliance (SAGA). You can visit both web sites via or
British Columbia  
    The Vancouver GNO Club, Vancouver, Canada,  "The club is for local and out of town  T-Girls/CD's and their SO's to meet, chat, and plan outings together.  If you plan to come this way, or would like to meet on-line friends,  we welcome you to look us up." --Tora Roberts
    Transaction Canada
    The Butterfly Project, AIDS Project East Bay, 1755 Broadway, 2nd Floor, Oakland, CA 94612, 510-663-7979,
    Transgender San Francisco,
    Los Angeles Gender Center  "This is the center in which I started my transition.  They are excelent!" /CS
    Gender Identity Center of Colorado,  Host of the Colorado Gold Rush conference in Denver,
New Mexico
    Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico,
    Meal-Trans, 519 Church St, Community Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada,  416-392-6874 the 519, Toronto, Canada.
    Toronto Community Centre:
    TransPitt, PO Box 3214, Pittsburgh, PA 15230,, 412-422-1558. 

    The American Boyz, Inc, 212A S. Bridge St, # 131, Elkton, MD, 21922-1118, phone: 410-620-2161; fax: 410-620-2024, Email:; URL: 
    FTM Informational Network:
    Human Rights Campaign, 1640 Rhode Island Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20036,
    International Foundation for Gender Education (IFGE), PO Box 229, Waltham, MA 02254, 617-899-2212,
    Intersex Society of North America,
    National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE), 
    Society for the Second Self (Tri-ESS), 8880 Bellaire B-2 #104, Houston, TX,
    Transgender American Veterans Association,
    Transgender Officers Protect and Serve (TOPS), 3210 Tom Matthews Drive, Lakeland, FL 33809, 888-983-3222, 812-752-9228,