While we work on redesigning our website, we continue to provide vital services to our community. The TransInclusive Emergency Crisis Fund (TECF) will provide emergency assistance to TRANSGENDER/GNC individuals in need of essential supporting services. All clients will undergo a interviewing process to determine the severity of their need for TECF. To include but not limited to services below.
HRT/LABS/ Prescriptions cost, Hotel/Emergency 2 night max; program will assist with hotel, Utilities Assistance (phone bill, Light bill final notice required, Uber/LYFT/ Bus card/Transportation, Food Assistance, ID/Driver’s license/Birth Certificate, Care packages gift cards, Sliding scale fee assistance.
As of May 25, 2020 the immediate need for COVID-19 emergency assistance has receded. Therefore, TIG will resume conducting individual needs assessments for further assistance, per established protocol of TECF program. Yes, we are still providing emergency assistance within 3 to 5 business days to individuals who qualify. In addition to completing the questionnaire below, we will make an appointment to conduct a phone interview. We will need a copy of a photo ID or any other ID verification and income verification.
Transinclusive Group, Inc. is a Transgender-Led LGBQ tax exempt, non-profit organization, pursuant to section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Founded in 2017, TIG is the only African American Trans-Led organization in South Florida that has been providing resources and a “Safe Space” for Transgender and Gender non-conforming people of color to be their authentic selves. Our services include Case Management, Referral and Navigation to HIV Prevention Care and Linkage (PrEP, PEP), Condom Distribution, In-Home HIV Testing, HIV Prevention Education and other essential support services.
In addition, our Transinclusive Emergency Crisis Fund (TECF) was established to provide transgender individuals with immediate assistance in their time of need, inclusive of financial aid for prescription drug cost; Lab work for Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT); Transportation via bus passes; UBER and LYFT; Food Vouchers; Utility Payment for rent, temporary housing inclusive of limited hotel accommodation and other life essential support services. TECF assistance is provided to all transgender individuals regardless of race or ethnicity. We serve clients within the tri-county areas (Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach Counties).