Mark Your Calendar for November 14th and 15th!
East Coast Professionals' & Family Gender Conference is an exciting event on the East Coast in support of trans and other gender-expansive children and youth. PFLAG, Gender Spectrum, and the The Ackerman Institute's Gender and Family Project are co-sponsoring this conference, which is dedicated solely to the needs of families with gender-expansive kids.
Slated for Maryland (final location to be announced shortly), this two-day conference will focus on support, education, and advocacy in for families, and will include tracks for youth.
Friday November 14th will be a day of workshops, discussion and networking for professionals supporting children, teens, and caregivers interested in learning about how gender and gender diversity impacts their work. Content will include issues from various fields, including education, legal, medical, mental health and social services.
Saturday November 15th is a family day, full of programming that explores and celebrates gender diversity in all of its forms! Informative workshops for parents and caregivers, a separate day of workshops and activities for teens, and specific programming for both kids and tweens.
Visit genderconferenceeast.org to add yourself to the update list for plans as they progress!