Support groups around Ohio
TransAlive! Support Group
4th Tuesday of every month
Fairlawn West UCC
2095 W. Market St. Akron, 44313
Facilitated by Jake Nash.
The Varieties of Gender (VōG) group – Beginning March 2013
VōG will be a professionally-facilitated and peer-led support group for individuals who identify as gender non-conforming (gender queer, transsexual, transgender, bi-gender, non-binary, etc).
The 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month, from 4:30-6:00 pm.
Heritage Universalist Unitarian Church (HUUC)
2710 Newtown Road, Cincinnati, 45244
HUUC has the status within the Unitarian Universalist Association of being a “Welcoming Congregation” – open to diversity, especially to LGBTQIA. Their Board of Directors has generously given us use of church space for this community group.
On months when there is a 5th Sunday, we have a social “potluck meal and movie” where family members and friends are invited to join us.
Please feel free to invite your gender non-conforming friends to join us. For more information, email Cori Yaeger, PhD at Cori@fuse.net
Crossdresser Peer Support Group
Meets on the first Monday of each month at 7:30pm. The purpose of the group is to address the issues relating to the needs of the cross dressing members of Crossport. Spouses, Significant Others (S O’s), and family are also welcome to attend. Every month we will offer all or part of the meeting for open discussion.
Transsexual (and other Gender Non-conforming) Peer Support Group
Meets on the second and fourth Mondays of each month at 7:30pm. The group, which focuses on pre-operative, post- operative and non-operative female-to-male and male-to-female transsexuals, offers an opportunity to network in a supportive forum. Spouses, Significant Others (S O’s), and family are also welcome to attend. Every month we will offer all or part of the meeting for open discussion.
Crossport Social Meeting
The social is held on the third Thursday of each month at 7:30pm at a local restaurant and its purpose is to provide an opportunity for all transgender individuals to get out and socialize at a safe environment. Spouses and partners are also welcome to attend.
Crossport Board Meeting
The board meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:30pm to discuss club matters. All members are welcome to attend.
Crossport Members’ Night Out
This is an evening out at a local nightclub It is tentatively scheduled for the last Saturday of alternating months. The location of this event will change with each occurrence. For more information on all meetings
Trans* Support Group
- 1st Wednesday of every month at 7pm-9pm
- 3rd Sunday of every month at 3pm- 5pm
Meetings are held on the 1st floor at 1160 N. High St, Columbus, 43201
Support Group for Trans*, Gender Non-Conforming/Questioning Youth Ages 5-11
1st Sunday of every month
Parent permission required. Email Erin Upchurch for details.
Gender-Scope Youth Group Meeting (Columbus)
A Support Group for Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming/ Queer, and Questioning youth Ages 12-20
Contact Erin Upchurch, MSSA, LSW (firstname.lastname@example.org) for meeting info.
Partners’ Discussion Group
Contact our facilitators at Partners@transohio.org for group meeting info.
Toledo Transgender Support Group will be held on the 4th Sunday of every month from 2pm-4pm
Slyvania United Church of Christ
7240 Erie Street
Sylvania, Ohio 43560
Drop-ins welcome! Email TransOhio at TransOhio@transohio.org if you have questions or need additional information.