Bangor Support Groups

Trans and Allies Support Group

When: 2nd Tuesday of every month, 6pm
Where: Health Equity Alliance, 304 Hancock St Suite 3b (on the upper floor near the entrance from the small parking lot. Ramp and Elevator only accessible from lower parking lot).

This is a place for trans people and their allies to learn about each other's challenges and triumphs, and receive support. Please note that this meeting is exclusive to trans people and those whom they choose to bring with them. It is not an open forum to learn more about gender diversity.

Trans Only Support Group

When: 1st Monday of every month, 6:00-7:30pm
Where: Health Equity Alliance, 304 Hancock St Suite 3b (on the upper floor near the entrance from the small parking lot. Ramp and Elevator only accessible from lower parking lot).

Our monthly meeting in Bangor is a peer-to-peer support group for trans identified and questioning people. We welcome everyone, at all phases of gender transition, to come to these meetings. For the comfort and safety of those who attend this group, we ask that it be a trans only space (inclusive of non-binary and gender non-conforming identities). 

This meeting location has one single-stall, multi-gender bathroom.

For cancelations, check the Maine TransNet Facebook Page.

Questions about this meeting can be sent to mtn@mainetransnet.org

Non-Binary/ Genderqueer Meeting

When: 3rd Mondays, 6-7:30pm
Where: Health Equity Alliance, 304 Hancock St Suite 3b (on the upper floor near the entrance from the small parking lot. Ramp and Elevator only accessible from lower parking lot).

At last! Meetings that are specifically for anyone who identifies as non-binary, gender nonconforming, genderqueer, genderfluid, agender, or any gender identity that does not fit neatly into the cisnormative binary, as well a people who are questioning.

Queer & Trans People of Color (QTPOC) Meeting

When: 3rd Saturdays, 6-7:30pm
Where: Health Equity Alliance, 304 Hancock St Suite 3b (on the upper floor near the entrance from the small parking lot. Ramp and Elevator only accessible from lower parking lot).

This meeting is open to anyone who identifies as queer or transgender, including cisgender queer folk, AND who are people of color, to come together and build community around shared and related experiences throughout their lives, and unique to people who live at the intersections of racism, queerphobia, and cissexism. If you are not sure if this group is an appropriate fit for you, drop us a line at mtn@mainetransnet.org and we can help you figure it out.

Stitch & Bitch

When: 4th Tuesdays, 6-7:30pm
Where: Health Equity Alliance, 304 Hancock St Suite 3b (on the upper floor near the entrance from the small parking lot. Ramp and Elevator only accessible from lower parking lot).

S&B is a new social group open to trans folks of the greater Bangor area to come hang out, drink tea and coffee, and to work on knitting, crochet, or embroidery projects. No prior experience or supplies are needed, experienced stitchers (and bitchers! will be there to share their knowledge and MTN’s supplies.