Do you need to update your ID and other documents? The Trans Legal Aid Clinic – Houston can help! Volunteer attorneys will assist you in navigating the process to correct your name and/or gender marker on your identifying documents (driver’s license, passport, birth certificate, etc.). Clinics will be held on September 16, 2021, at 6:00 pm and September 18, 2021, at 11:00 am. To register for these free virtual clinics, please visit the link below.


During  the virtual session, please have the following documents available:

  • Driver’s license or state-issued ID

  • Social security card

  • Birth certificate

  • Doctor’s letter

  • Fingerprint card

You will eventually need all these documents to obtain your name and/or gender marker correction, but please don’t hesitste to attend a clinic even if you lack some of the items on this list. Volunteers will provide the information you need to gather the required documents at a future date.

Clinics will be held virtually via videoconferencing. To participate you will need to sign up using this secure form: A Zoom or WebEx link will be provided approximately 24 hours before the clinic.

Please note that this clinic is for Texas residents.  The Trans Legal Aid Clinic will not be be able to assist non-Texas residents.

For additional information and resources for the transgender community, please visit our previous blog posts on this topic here and here.