Contact us Legal & Policy Support

Legal

If you are someone who is, or is associated with a trans and/or gender diverse person up to the age of 20 with a legal query then please get in contact.

You can call our helpline or email [email protected]. Our department is headed up by Lui Asquith (pronouns: they/them), non-practising solicitor and they’ll be able to discuss your situation with you and offer you legal guidance in a safe space where possible and appropriate. The department will also signpost you to a trans inclusive lawyer where possible, should you require legal advice.

For more information on the guidance we provide, please read this document.

Policy

If you or your organisation is seeking support in relation to policy creation or development that impact trans, non-binary and/or gender diverse people 19 and below, please get in contact.

You can email [email protected]. Our department is headed up by Lui Asquith (pronouns: they/them) who is proud to lead a team that offers expertise in relation to a variety of policy areas including (but not limited to) education, healthcare, trans inclusion in sport, trans inclusion in the workplace.  

When you contact Mermaids, please ensure you include a summary of the work you wish to engage with us on, together with a clear outline as to what you need support with. We will always help where we can and look forward to hearing from you.