Here you will find archived information from the field of work that GIRES has been involved with since the start of the organisation. The information will be of interest to many specific areas of people, from people that maybe transgender and/or of non conforming gender, medical professionals, members within the public and private sector and those who seek to obtain greater knowledge in their various work roles. The areas of work are listed with a brief description below with links to the different sections in the menu to the right.
Information for educators and people within the area of education, including guidance on combating transphobic bullying in schools.
Legal protection and good practice for gender variant and transgender people in the workplace, resources for Public Authorities and information for people in the armed forces.
Articles related to gender variant youngsters, caring for Gender Variant youngsters and adults, information for medical professionals, Department of Health literature project, endocrinology.
Information around attending court, information around state pensions and trans people. The Gender Recognition act and how you obtain it. How to change your documentation upon gender transition.
Atypical gender development, Etiology in adults, Challenging “Autogynephilia”, Information on Prevalence and Incidence, Exogenous factors. The GIRES annual research awards.
Supporting families, including explaining to children. Ways to make your youth group a safe and welcoming place for young transgender people.