Chicagoland Trans Resources

These lists are based on recommendations by T-MAC members and supporters. If you have questions, concerns, or want to suggest a resource, reach out to us at

Medical Providers and Resources
Primary Care Providers
Trans-Positive Physicians

Dr. Gregory Rausch - Rush University Medical Center

Dr. Fredric Ettner - NorthShore University Health System

Dr. Steven Rothschild - Rush University Medical Center

Trans-Positive Surgeons and Specialists

Dr. Alison Shore - Lakeview Plastic Surgery

Dr. Loren Schechter - private surgical practice

Dr. Silvia Bicalho - Advocate Health Care (OBGYN)

Mental Health Providers
Trans-Positive Mental Health Professionals
Trans-Positive Mental Health Professionals
Name/Gender Marker Change Resources

Transformative Justice Law Project of Illinois - TJLP attorneys and volunteers also offer name change support services at the Daley Center in downtown Chicago every last Friday of the month. Find more info here.

John Marshall Law School: Name & Gender Change Services

Equality Illinois: Guide to Name and Gender Marker Changes

T-MAC Google Drive- Name/Gender Change Forms

Parent and Youth Resources
Chicago-Area Businesses and Organizations

Nonprofit and Support Organizations


  • Early to Bed - Chicago-area sex toy store with selection of gender affirming items, including binders and packers

  • Trans-Friendly Barber Shops/Hair Salons

    • Barbara&Barbara Salon

    • Gabby's Barbershop

    • Slade's Barbershop

    • Father & Son Barbershop

    • FIX Hair Chicago

Miscellaneous Resources

RAD Remedy - A directory for locating services in your area for trans, gender nonconforming, intersex, and queer individuals

Trans Lifeline - Trans-operated free support hotline

Trans & GNC Resources - A collection of internet resources relating to trans/gender issues




Center on Halsted, Room 202

3656 N. Halsted

Chicago, IL 60613

Every 1st, 3rd (& 5th) Friday

06:30 PM - 09:00 PM


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