Attorney Rachel See will be visiting the December 19 Trans Peer Group to offer a presentation on legal name and gender changes.
The meeting takes place from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at The Women's Initiative in Charlottesville.
Rachel See will give a presentation on legal information about how the name/gender change process works. She will also be able to talk about recent developments in the law under Title VII and Title IX, and how those laws are being used to protect trans people from discrimination.
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Contact Circe for more info.
Gender is one of the most fundamental aspects of self. Join us to talk about what it means to be transgender. We will present an overview which will offer you a deeper understanding of the gender spectrum.
Presenters: Circe Strauss and Jane Cornelius, who will speak a bit about their own experiences.
Thursday, April 16th, 7:00-8:30 PM at TJMC-UU. FREE.
Delegate Patrick Hope of Arlington has introduced a bill into the Virginia General Assembly which would seek to amend the Code of Virginia to prohibit licensed therapists from practicing "conversion" or "reparative" therapy on minors. The bill, HB1385, is currently before the Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions.
PFLAG Blue Ridge encourages support of this bill and invites the public to write to members of the House Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions. Below is a suggested message; contact info for Committee Members follows.