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Equal Access for Transgender People Supporting Inclusive Housing and Shelters

March 2016 | U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

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Few situations are more fraught with anxiety and fear than an individual seeking lifesaving services, shelter or food from service providers. Transgender and gender non-conforming people have the added anxiety of wondering whether they will face discrimination when they seek help.

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This guide produced by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides guidance on the HUD Equal Access Rule and supporting the inclusion of Transgender people in housing and shelters.




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