We have created this guide with our youth members in response to feedback that information can be confusing and overwhelming. Our guide is a basic introduction to key topics that our trans young people have suggested.
Have a look through the guide contents and click the headings to access each area.
If you are looking for something that is not listed – please get in touch so we can add to the guide: email@example.com
Introduction to trans and non binary identities
Referral to GIDS | Alternatives to NHS | Hormones | Surgery options
Name, pronouns & gender markers
Gender affirming techniques including:
Clothes | Hair | Makeup | Toiletries | Binding | Packing | Bras | Tucking
Resources for people who have periods
Showering – managing dysphoria whilst washing
Coming out – including information on telling your school
Wellbeing – including information for people living in unsupportive households
Please be assured, whatever you are feeling right now is ok and there is plenty of support available to help you through your journey.
Please do get in touch if you’d like to speak to our LGBTQ+ youth support team: firstname.lastname@example.org | 07529 221 239
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