SUPERVISOR WIENER CALLS FOR HEARING ON TRANSGENDER YOUTH ISSUES, CHALLENGES, AND POLICY NEEDS

 Hearing will focus on major issues confronting transgender and gender non-conforming children, adolescents, and their families; research advances; and what policy and budgetary solutions San Francisco can pursue to embrace and support these young people


San Francisco, CA-- At this week’s Board of Supervisors meeting, Supervisor Scott Wiener called for a hearing on transgender and gender non-conforming children and adolescents, specifically, the needs of these young people and their families, including their health needs; the current state of the research in the area; and what the City of San Francisco can do to support these youth. At the hearing, city departments, policy experts, medical professionals, and community leaders will be asked to present on research and other work to address the needs of young transgender and gender non-conforming people, as well as policy and budgetary ideas to address the issues facing this community.

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