You have the right to request that name and sex are updated as appropriate.There are established procedures for changing your name and sex with the VA Privacy Officers: Joseph Picklo 216-791-3800 x821-2341 or Tomica Jefferson 216-791-3800 x821-2342. If you would like a copy of the fact sheet on how to change your name and/or sex in CPRS, please let your health care provider know so they can obtain a copy for you.Advanced Directive agents are chosen by the Veteran and do not need to be biologically related.Please inform staff if you desire to create an Advanced Directive.Crystal Club PO Box 287 Reynoldsburg, OH 43068-0287 (614) 844-5371 TV/TS/TG/MTF/FTM/SO support group. Euclid, OH 44121-3300 (216) 691-4357 Hollywood/4378/ A support group for TG/TS people and their families. If you have had experience with transgender-friendly shops and services in Ohio, or have lists of resources in your community, please send them to us, so we can get the information online and continue helping others.Cross-Port PO Box 1692 Cincinnati, OH 45201 (513) 919-4850 support discussion for CD, TS and family Dayton Valley Gems Dayton, Ohio (Miami Valley area) [email protected] group for all types of T people and their SOs (Ft M, Mt F, CD, TG, TS or questioning). If you know of a new business or one listed here that is no longer doing business, please Looking to meet transgender friends or lovers in Ohio?Your name in the medical record will reflect your legal name.The sex in your medical record should reflect your self-identified gender.
If you would like a copy of the memo on processing EEO complaints based on Sexual Orientation, please inform a Patient Advocate.
We attempt to provide the most current information, however, we suggest that you might want to search a little more at your favorite search engine to verify the existence and correct contact information for any transgender support groups or resources listed here.
If you know of any Ohio TG support groups that should be listed, edited or deleted, please The Alpha Omega Society PO Box 2053 Sheffield Lake, OH 44054-0053 and social group fo CDs, spouses and significant others.
We encourage LGBT Veterans and families to be aware of these rights as you seek care throughout the Northeast Ohio VA Healthcare Center.
Below are relevant policies and services: Our Patient Non-Discrimination Policy has specific language that prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity (actual and perceived).