Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference
Since 2001, PTWC has provided a unique opportunity to educate and empower trans individuals on issues of health and well-being; educates and inform allies and health service providers; and facilitates networking, community-building, and systemic change. The three-day conference, delivered free of charge to the trans community and allies, is now the largest of its kind in the world, attracting thousands of attendees from around the world.
About Mazzoni Center
Mazzoni Center is Philadelphia’s leading health center focused on the needs of the region’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning (LGBTQ) community. Mazzoni Center’s mission is to provide quality comprehensive health and wellness services in an LGBTQ-focused environment, while preserving the dignity and improving the quality of life of the individuals it serves.
The Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference is all about community. It was started 17 years ago by Charlene Arcila, and has grown to become one of the largest FREE trans-specific conferences in the world.
The General Track of the Trans Wellness Conference provides workshops over a three day period. It was created to educate and empower transgender individuals on issues of health and well-being, and educate and inform allies and health service providers, and to facilitate networking and community building.