What does transgender mean?

Transgender People, Gender Identity and Gender Expression

Many older people, due to their cultural backgrounds, have firm views on caregiving. These may include:

  • A sense that the family should provide all facets of care for their loved one.

  • Resistance to medical intervention, medical professionals, and any non-family caregivers.

  • Wariness about any arrangement that could distance the care recipient from his or her family.



10 Tips for Working with Transgender Patients

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Transgender Law Center

The transgender law center changes law, policy, and attitudes so that all people can live safely, authentically, and free from discrimination regardless of their gender identity or expression.