Aunty Dana’s Op Shop Opening Day

We had a fabulous time at the opening of Aunty Dana's Op Shop, where well over 100 people came along to share the occasion and check things out. We met some wonderful folks, and had lots of great talks. All the new (and ... less-new) volunteers were amazing, and we all did heaps of work but it felt like a party!

International Trans Fund Supports Trans Community Development in Aotearoa

We are thrilled to announce that the International Trans Fund has granted us funding. This will help us to open The Gender Centre in Wellington next year - so you can drop in for support and information, get in-person help with changing your identity documents, and get assistance through the free kai and clothing voucher program we will launch when we open.

Top 10 Resources for Gender Minority Young People and their Whanau

Welcome to our Top 10 for Youth and Whanau! The process of working out your gender, as well as telling your family, can be a tricky one. Sometimes our whanau struggle to understand or accept this too. Sometimes they really want to support us, but they don't know the right words, or have a really good way to think about it yet. This post is a collection of great reading material and videos for you and your whanau, which might help to make the process easier.

Autistic and Transgender, Intersex, Takataapui?

Are you part of the 9.4% of transgender people who are autistic? What did you wish you’d known when you were first working things out? What goes into a resource booklet for Autistic Transgender People? Help us at Gender Minorities Aotearoa to decide.