Portland nonprofit helps transgender kids

Portland nonprofit helps transgender kids

Portland nonprofit TransActive leads the nation in helping transgender and gender-nonconforming youth and their families.

Over the past few years, it's helped as many as 1,000 kids and families across the US—and even a few in Europe—with educational outreach, counseling, and advocacy services.

"You won't find another organization like it in the country," says Carol Blenning, a family doctor at OHSU's Richmond Clinic who has worked with TransActive.

Read more at The Portland Mercury.