The Second Train – An 18 Minute Documentary

Having met during NHS speech therapy lessons, five transgender women share their heartfelt stories about their journey. This 18-minute documentary was filmed in London between 2016 and 2017. We have since given the film to LGBT communities and the NHS Charing Cross Gender Clinic to educate, inspire and support. Directed by Niall Towl. Produced by

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Transgender Policy Guide for Employers 2015

This document provides a guide for an employer on supporting trans people, including those who are non-binary and non-gender in the workplace. Trans people are frequently disadvantaged at work, although this is not always deliberate. All existing and new practices and policies must be scrutinized to ensure that they take account of the impact they

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Other Employment and Service Provision Resources

E-Learning GIRES has developed an e-learning resource, Transgender Awareness for Employers & Service Providers, on transgender issues for use by private sector organisations and public authorities. It is grateful for the funding that the Department for Communities and Local Government committed to support this valuable initiative. The resource has been used very successfully by all

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Handling Telephone Calls

How to address callers where voice and gender identity appear not to match There will be occasions when an operator may either be unsure of the gender status of a caller or may inadvertently address the caller in the wrong gender. Although this ‘misgendering’ of a person may arise in any situation and can be

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European Survey on LGBTI & Sport

The German Sport University Cologne is going to launch the first Europe-wide online survey on LGBTI and sport. The survey is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Program of the European Union. The overall objective of the project is to develop educational approaches and strategies to tackle discrimination and prevent violence in sport based on sexual orientation

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