Resources for Parents


  • Transgender Affirming Therapists – A list of transgender-affirming therapists in the Santa Rosa area that is updated and maintained by Kris Spangler, MFT.
  • Gender Spectrum – Gender Spectrum’s mission is to create a gender-inclusive world for all children and youth. To accomplish this, we help families, organizations, and institutions increase understandings of gender and consider the implications that evolving views have for each of us
  • North Bay LGBTQI Families – A community for members of North Bay LGBTQI Families to plan and coordinate our events. Discuss issues and find resources pertaining to queer parenting and families living in the North Bay – Sonoma, Napa, Solano, and Marin counties.
  • North Bay Area Parents for Gender Diversity – A community for parents and caregivers of gender diverse and gender non-conforming kids in Marin, Sonoma, Napa, and Mendocino counties.
  • Gender Unicorn – A graphic to help explain gender identity, gender expression, sex assigned at birth, and physical/emotion attraction.
  • Genderbread Person – A graphic to help explain gender identity, gender expression, biological sex, and sexual/romantic attraction.
  • Our Daughters And Sons – Questions and answers for parents of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth and adults.