Are you queer, trans, non-binary, takataapui, intersex, LGBTQIA+, MVPFAFF, or questioning? Have you accessed any mental health support in Aotearoa? (For example, counsellors, psychologists, psychiatrists, or therapists) Are you aged 14 or older?
Last week we joined other takataapui and rainbow community orgs and met with Wellington's Mayor Justin Lester and the Wellington City Council city planners, to talk about how to make Wellington more rainbow friendly.
Please take time this weekend to fill in the Counting Ourselves survey that we helped to develop, so we have large scale national data on takataapui, trans, and intersex people's health.
Fantastic video resources - Pharmac Seminar Presentations on diversity and inclusive primary healthcare, including Trans 101 and Gender Diversity.
Links to support organisations for HIV positive people, as well as comprehensive frameworks for HIV programs and research.
Genital Reconstruction Surgery (GRS) and Other Affirmation and Transition Related Surgeries
Mental Health for Transgender Takataapui, and Intersex People
Comprehensive Frameworks for Medical Care Provision for Sex and Gender Diverse Patients.
Information and links to comprehensive informed consent frameworks.
Research reports that are based in Aotearoa New Zealand or are relevant to us here.