The following organisations can offer help and advice on transgender issues including Gender Dysphoria

 

  • The London Lesbian and Gay Switchboard  LLGS For information, support and referrals, LLGS provides a phone service across the NHS with information for gender dysphoria and related conditions. LLGS UK is available to anyone who may be confused about their sexuality, and to lesbians, bisexuals, gay men, transsexuals and straight people wanting information on gay issues.Helpline: 0300 330 0630 (lines open 10am-11pm, every day) Email help: chris@llgs.org.uk
  • The Beaumont Trust Offering support and information about transgender and transvestism. Helpline: 07000 287878 (lines open Tue and Thu 7pm-11pm) Email: beaumonttrust@gmail.com
  • Gendered Intelligence Gender Intelligence aims to increase understanding of gender diversity, and has a Trans Youth Support Group.
  • Mermaids Providing support and advice to children and teenagers (under 19) about gender identity issues. Helpline: 0208 123 4819 (lines open Mon-Sat 3pm7pm)
  • Transliving Offering information and support for all aspects of Transgender or cross dressing lifestyles.
  • The Gender Trust Providing support to adults who are transsexual, gender dysphoric, transgender and anyone whose lives are affected by gender identity issues.
  • Transequality A Press For Change project providing equalities and human rights legal help and advice for all trans people. Advice Line: 08448 708 165 (Thu 10am-5pm) Email: office@pfc.org.uk
  • GenderShift Providing support and information on gender identity and sexual orientation issues.
  • PACE Offering support services to families where there is a lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender issue.
  • The Transgender Zone Providing information and support to anyone confused about their gender, plus support from other transgender people.
  • Gender Identity Research and Education Society  GIRES Online information for trans people, their families and professionals, including a downloadable version of NHS booklet Medical Care For Gender Variant Children and Young People: Answering Families Questions.
  • The Beaumont Society A self-help organisation for anyone who cross-dresses or are transsexual.
  • Depend Providing advice and support to family members, spouses, partners and friends of transsexual people.
  • Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays – FFLAG Offering support to parents, families, straight partners and friends of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
  • Get Connected A helpline and email service for young people, helping them to find the best support whatever the issue. Helpline: 0808 808 4994 (lines open 1pm-11pm every day) Email: help@getconnected.org.uk