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WHAT IS SO-CALLED, “CONVERSION THERAPY”?
Conversion therapy” includes medical, psychiatric, psychological, religious, cultural or any other interventions that seek to erase, repress or change the sexual orientation and/or gender identity of a person. “Conversion therapy” practices can affect both children and adults. Figures from the National LGBT Survey found that 13 percent of trans respondents has been offered or undergone conversion therapy.
IN NEED OF SUPPORT
If you have, or think you may have, been affected by “conversion therapy”, or anything like it, at any point in your life, support is available for you. Click here to find out more about the support available.
WHAT’S HAPPENED SO FAR?
It’s been a long road to get to where we are now. To find out what’s happened so far, and what might happen next, click below.
WHAT CAN I DO?
Given recent annoucements, we need to make sure that a ban on conversion therapy includes trans people. To find out how you can make your voice heard, visit the link below.
Louie was 19 at the time that he experienced conversion practices – meaning he wouldn’t be protected under current proposals.
RIVER MEDWAY SAYS TRANS RIGHTS!
To mark the State Opening of Parliament 2022, we teamed up with RuPaul’s Drag Race UK royalty River Medway for a different kind of Queen’s Speech. And our Queen has one message for Boris Johnson: #KeepTransInTheBan