Gender Identity Services for Adults – Update

NHS England’s consultation on ‘specialised gender identity services for adults (17 and above) has now closed. Through consultation we sought people’s views on two proposed service specifications: one for how Gender Identity Clinics will deliver specialised outpatient services; and another for how surgical units will deliver surgical interventions. There was a good level of interest

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Legal Recognition for Transgender Children

Presented by GIRES and Trans Equality Legal Initiative. Background: The government has launched a consultation on proposed reforms to the 2004 Gender Recognition Act (GRA). The current legislation allows transgender adults (under certain circumstances) to change their birth certificate to accurately reflect their gender identity. Transgender children: The 2004 GRA denies trans children any route

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Transgender Safety Concern – 8th September 2018

GIRES is very pleased to be one of the organisations that is sponsoring a conference in London on 8th September 2018 for gender diverse people and their allies that you may wish to attend. For more information: https://transgendersafetyconcern.co.uk We’re Still Here A Celebration of Trans UK Get the date in your diary NOW! 8 September

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Trans Pride South West 2018

After last years amazing community day event during Trans Pride South West 2017. We would like to ask if your groups would be available to join us again Saturday 24th November 2018. Trans Pride South West has booked The Station again the same venue as last year. Running times are 11.30 am in for set up, opening

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Biological Correlations of Atypical Gender Identities

Latest Version available below: Download the the latest edition: Biological correlations in the development of atypical gender identities (2018) (PDF, 296KB) Definition and Synopsis (2002) – Terry Reed In 2002, GIRES and the BCC Trans Group ran and funded a small symposium, with additional financial support from the King’s Fund. The purpose was to gather

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