Chicago House Opens Nations First Transgender Housing

Monday July 15th, Chicago House Opens Nation’s First Transgender Housing

Local Gov’t Officials to Cut Ribbon; Openly Transgender Hollywood Producer 

and Chicago native 

Lana Wachowski to attend

July 15th is the Opening of Chicago House’s NEW TransLife Center (TLC), a first in the nation facility to offer full, wrap-around services to members of the transgender community and address the unique housing and employment needs of Chicago’s transgender populations.


addition to funding by Alphawood Foundation Chicago and multiple
corporate and private donors, TLC has been wholly designed with time,
materials and furnishing donations by Designs for Dignity (,
a Chicago non-profit organization that transforms non-profit spaces of
marginalized populations into more functional, nurturing environments.