Mermaids’ Parents Survey 2014

Introduction Mermaids Charity was formed in 1995 with the following aims: To support children and teenagers coping with gender identity issues To offer support to parents, families, carers and others To raise awareness about gender issues amongst professionals and the general public To campaign for the recognition of gender identity issues and for an increase

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Lincolnshire LGBT+ Conference – 23rd February 2018

Increasing LGBT+ Awareness: Listening, Growing, Building Together by Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust This is the fourth Lincolnshire LGBT+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender +) Conference. This year’s theme is Increasing LGBT+ Awareness: Listening, Growing, Building Together Date: 23rd February 2018 Time: 9.00 am – 4.30 pm Cost: Free Venue: Epic Centre, Lincolnshire Showground, Grange-de-lings, Lincoln, LN2 2NA Register: www.lincslgbt-conf-2018.eventbrite.co.uk

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The End of the ‘Desistance’ Myth?

Read on for new (as yet unpublished) ‘desistance’ statistics from Australia (Spoiler: it may be as low as 4% ‘desistance’). The 85% ‘desistance’ myth Anyone with even a cursory awareness of issues relating to transgender children will have heard the 85% ‘desistance’ myth. Some old and flawed research studies, that lumped together large numbers of

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The EHRC Adviser Support Service

The EHRC Adviser Support service is now available! The Equality and Human Rights Commission is providing a service for advisers and those who support individuals with their problems. Do you want the chance to talk through a case involving equality or human rights issues? Experts at EHRC Adviser support are here to assist, through a

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