Helping gender-diverse kids, young people and their families since 1995
This Pride month at Mermaids, we’re celebrating #MyPrideFamily! Whether it’s your chosen LGBTQ+, biological or adopted family, we want to celebrate each other for the support, kindness and shelter we bring.
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Mermaids Journal 19/20
2019/2020 was an exciting year of growth, success and celebration for us. Check out our beautiful journal to see how we’ve continued to support trans, nonbinary and gender-diverse young people and their families.
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Kids & Young People
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Parents & Guardians
Find out how Mermaids can offer support and guidance to people caring for trans young people.
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What should my transgender child’s school be doing to help?
Making sure your transgender child feels as supported in school as they do at home can really help when they’re transitioning. Faye, an assistant head teacher, talks about how staff training, gender neutral uniforms and putting gender identity on the curriculum can help create a safe environment for your child.
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