National Center for Lesbian Rights



CA First to Guarantee Gender-Affirming Healthcare for Trans Foster Youth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 18, 2018 Contact: Lauren Gray, NCLR / 215.983.3099 California is Now the First State in the Country to Guarantee Trans Foster Youth Can Access Gender-Affirming Healthcare  SAN FRANCISCO, CA—California Governor Jerry Brown signed landmark transgender rights legislation into law last week, guaranteeing the right of California’s foster youth to access gender-affirming healthcare...


CA Leads Country with Bill to Protect Trans Youth in Foster Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 12, 2018 Contact:  Lauren Gray, NCLR / (215) 983-3099 California Leads Country with Bill to Protect Transgender Youth in Foster Care NCLR says, “Transgender youth often experience severe trauma before entering foster care. We cannot allow this trauma to continue while they are in care.” SACRAMENTO—California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria has introduced a bill...


California Asks to Intervene in Trans Military Lawsuit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: Lauren Gray, Communications Director, NCLR / (215) 983-3099 Amanda Johnston, Director of Public Affairs & Education, GLAD / (617)-417-7769 State of California Asks to Intervene as Plaintiff in Equality California’s Transgender Military Ban Lawsuit, Stockman v. Trump (LOS...


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