The links below will take you to answers to some of your most frequently asked questions about transgender service. In particular, the SPARTA Public Drive is a repository for current information, templates, examples, and guidance organized by branch and subject.

The SPARTA Public Drive

Current Policies on Transgender Service

Want to Join the Military?

Frequently Asked Questions (About the Policy before 12 Apr, 2019)

Updated Info Coming Soon

Crisis Resources
Trans Lifeline 877-565-8860 - National trans-led organization dedicated to improving the quality of trans lives by responding to the critical needs of our community with direct service, material support, advocacy, and education.

The Trevor Project 866-488-7386 - National 24/7 crisis intervention and suicide prevention lifeline for LGBTQ young people under 25

LGBT Advocacy and Education

National Center For Transgender Equality

Modern Military Association of America

American Civil Liberties Union

Human Rights Campaign


Transgender American Veterans Association

Standards of Care


Endocrine Society

TransMilitary Film


TransMilitary Review - "The LGBT Film Middle America Needs to See

Marriage and Family Info

Memo from SECDEF detailing the extending benefits to same sex military members. (Dated 13 AUG 2013)

Memo detailing further guidance on extending benefits. (Dated 13 AUG 2013)

Department of Veterans Affairs Marriage Recognition

Spouse Benefits

Harassment and Discrimination

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