Ladies Intervention Project for Success
Providing Trans People of Color with the Tools to Succeed
LIPS Tampa at a Glance
LIPS Tampa is a Central Florida based organization by Black Trans Women for Black and POC Trans folks. It was created to promote health and wellness through support groups, case management, resource sharing, and educational workshops. We meet members of our community where they are, and give them the tools to flourish into leaders who make a difference in their own lives and the lives of others.
A Bit About Us
LIPS Tampa addresses the broad spectrum of needs of Transgender individuals in Central Florida. based trans sex workers who's communities are disproportionately impacted by unaddressed human rights abuses and systemic oppression rooted in anti-sex work, transphobia, harmful HIV laws, and racism. LIPS work is achieved through meeting the direct material and holistic needs of trans sex workers by providing safe sex supplies and affordable healthcare, harm reduction, education, and emergency housing options. On a larger scale we push for legislative change and build partnerships with other organizations that help us to better meet the needs of our trans community.