Helping gender-diverse kids, young people and their families since 1995
High Court ruling means most won’t need to go to court to access puberty blockers
We welcome today’s High Court Family Division ruling that parents can consent to their children being prescribed puberty blockers without needing to go to court.
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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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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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