About GenderLife

GenderLife was founded in 2002 as a support forum for trans and gender-diverse people. It was in operation until 2014.

We also have several other free resources:

Transgender Map

This free website about gender identity and gender expression shows how to make a gender transition. It tells about the sociallegal, and medical ways to make a transgender transition.

It has lists of people who can help. You can learn how to pay for transition. There is also help for young people and their families.

People who are not transgender are also welcome here! Please choose a link below:

Transgender +

  • For people who are trans, genderqueer, and nonbinary +


  • For people questioning their own gender identity


  • For people who want to help transgender people

Anyone else

  • For anyone else who wants to learn more

Deep Stealth

Deep Stealth Productions creates entertainment and educational content across several media. Since moving to Hollywood in 2003, founders Andrea James and Calpernia Addams have created, consulted on and appeared in numerous notable films, performances, and documentaries, including:

  • D23’s Disney Geek (Disney)
  • Transproofed (Deep Stealth)
  • Transamerican Love Story (Logo)
  • Casting Pearls (Frameline)
  • Beautiful Daughters (Logo)
  • Transamerica (Weinstein Co.)
  • Middle Sexes (HBO)
  • The Vagina Monologues [first all-transgender cast] (Deep Stealth)
  • Soldier’s Girl (Showtime)

Deep Stealth created a series of best-selling instructional videos for transgender women in transition. Calpernia and Andrea frequently write and speak about trans issues and are sought-after media figures. Notable coverage includes:

  • Entertainment Tonight
  • The Insider with Pat O’Brien
  • CNBC: The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch
  • HBO
  • Showtime
  • CNN
  • Univision: The Cristina Show
  • NPR: All Things Considered
  • CBS News Radio
  • New York Times Sunday Magazine
  • Rolling Stone
  • National Enquirer
  • People Magazine
  • USA Today
  • LGBT media: Logo Network, Q Television, Out, Frontiers, The Advocate

calpernia.com (personal site)
hairfacts.com (hair removal resource)
andreajames.com (personal site)