The Trans Youth Desistance Myth

The Desistance Myth is the debunked idea that 80–85% of youth experiencing gender dysphoria will no longer experience it in adulthood. It is often used in anti-trans arguments, from reducing healthcare access to justifying conversion therapy. The paradigm of “desistance” was introduced in a series of papers from 2008–2013, especially: Drummond et al., 2008 Wallien …

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Request for Proposals – Strategic Planning

Proposal Deadline: March 30th, 2021 Download full posting here: Strategic Planning – RFP TransSask Support Services, Inc. is currently accepting proposals for a strategic planner/facilitator to develop a 10-year strategic plan (including financial, outreach, and advocacy strategies) to increase our organization’s capacity. This facilitator will be responsible for meeting with our board of directors to …

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Name Change Guide

This guide was researched and written by Sam Dahl, then shared with TransSask Support Services Inc. to be posted here for personal and/or public use. If through your own experiences getting your name changed you come across anything in this guide that needs updating, please do not hesitate to contact us at info@transsask.ca and we …

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MEDIA RELEASE: TRANSSASK LAUNCHES PROVINCIAL SUPPORT PROGRAM

For immediate release: Saskatchewan (Mar 29, 2019): TransSask Support Services, Inc. is a province wide support and resource network for transgender and gender diverse individuals in Saskatchewan. TransSask has a mission to identify, develop and provide services and resources that meet the needs of trans-identified and sex or gender diverse people within Saskatchewan, and has …

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MEDIA RELEASE – SASK MEDICAL TRANSITION GUIDE

For immediate release: Saskatchewan (Feb 5, 2019): The Saskatchewan Transgender Health Coalition (STHC) is pleased to announce the release of the first version of the Saskatchewan Medical Transition Guide, intended for transgender and gender diverse individuals seeking to medically transition in the province of Saskatchewan. The guide offers information around what processes and procedures related …

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Sex Worker Solidarity

Last year the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (SESTA) and the Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act (FOSTA) were signed into law, and are now beginning to be enforced more broadly. In response to these acts, as well as the Cloud Act, the Board of Directors for TransSask Support Services Inc. has decided to both change …

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2018/2019 Board of Directors!

Hi friends! I am very excited to announce TransSask’s new Board of Directors for 2018/2019. Cat Haines – Co-Chair Elise Pallagi – Co-Chair Mx Nillin – Secretary Jacq Brass – Treasurer We’re in the process of getting up to speed with all the nitty gritty details of the organization (membership, finances, etc) and are excited to get work on new …

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