TBuddy is the first 24 hour peer support service for transmasculine people by transmasculine people and was founded in 2017 as a means to mitigate suicide risks and depression by implementing
suicide rate among transmasculine people being 51% we realized action needed to be taken immediately.
After speaking to fellow transmasculine people over the years, the common thread was that many felt alone or alienated from either friends, family, or people who do not support the LGBTQ+ community.
Over the past 4 years, TBuddy has grown into a community of over 500 members and continues to provide support to transmasculine people about any topic they want to discuss.
continuous support. Due to the current attempted
TBuddy provides a solution by eliminating isolation from the equation
What is TBUDDY?
A TBuddy™ is the friend and support system that every transmasculine person needs! Whether you are having an amazing day, or you're feeling down, your TBuddy™ will be there for you. Our TBuddy sessions are conducted by text, phone call, Skype and in-person.
Our sessions are currently 100% free and we can be reached 24 hours a day, 7 days a week*
As a transmasculine person in this world it is imperative to have an outlet and to pay attention to your mental health. Part of taking care of your mental health is talking about your feelings. You can't hold everything in. For your 30 minute session you have a safe space to talk to you TBuddy about whatever is on your mind.
We understand some of us have days when we struggle with dysphoria and just want someone to talk to. We understand that when you've had an awesome day you want to share that news with someone. We understand how much it means to share special life events with someone. We understand that sometimes it helps to get advice from someone who has been in your shoes.
With TBuddy you are never alone.
* By Appointment