TransForm Peer Connector

What is the Peer Connector?

The core of the TransForm Project is a mentoring network to connect trans, gender non-conforming, and questioning people in every community statewide. Our vision is that anyone, anywhere in Vermont, will be able to find a supportive peer close to home.

TransForm mentors are transgender community members with a wide range of identities, ages, and life experiences, who live throughout Vermont. They've been through the process of coming out and transitioning, and they've received special training in peer support skills, so they can provide one-on-one support and help navigate local resources.

We are currently recruiting and training our first cohort of mentors, and will start to match mentors with mentees in summer 2017.

 

How can I get involved?

Are you questioning gender or thinking about transitioning, and looking for peer support? Fill our our mentee intake form, and we'll match you with a mentor who's the right fit for you.

Are you interested in volunteering to provide support to others? Fill out our mentor intake form, and we'll set up a time for some orientation and training.

 

Not sure if the mentoring program is right for you? Send us an email so we can talk about what you're looking for and answer your questions.

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